As you are reading this article, the students of the Royal Academy Antwerp and fellow students at La Cambre are sweating over the smallest details of their runway looks. Why? the Academy graduation shows are waiting around the corner.
The first one to takes place is La Cambre. The school, who recently delivered this years Hyères winner Léa Peckre, is showing a new wave of talent on Friday the 4th and Saturday the 6th at nine o'clock. Head of the judging table is legendary Belgian designer Raf Simons, next to him you'll see iconic blogger Diane Pernet and Citizen's K fashion editor at large Laurent Dombrowicz. To see the eight graduates (and the judges) in action, book your tickets here.
Two week later you can get your fashion-overdose in Antwerp. Having a legendary graduates legacy, remember the Antwerp Six and Martin Margiela, be prepared to spot the next Lady Gaga outfit. Hard to miss this show as it is repeated three evenings in a row: the 16th, 17th and 18th of June at eight o'clock. Get your tickets here.