Van Gorp subversive, subculture oriented vision, was among Raf Simons, Veronique Branquinho and Xavier Delcour, one of the spotlights on European map of avant-garde young designers in the late 90s. Slightly forgotten label, in our opinion shows how unique and subjective fashion used to be, when enthusiasm and character played bigger role than nowadays business calculations. With its punk, goth and dark romantic references, Lieve constructed very specific, rather symbolic then conceptual, dictionary. This tapered cut, deep black trousers with single pleats are crafted from slouchy in volume and extremely soft, blend of polyester and viscose. Contrasting lines around seams were the signature element of that 2000 autumn/winter collection, here placed around ankle lines. Notice slanted belt-loops in form of "X".