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A portrait of Wijnants, also shot by his friend Viviane Sassen. Despite all of his success so far, “I’m really lucky, because honestly I still feel like I have freedom,” he says. “Tomorrow if I say I want to make five dresses or whatever, I can do it. I can put it in my catalog or show it to the press. There’s nothing that forbids me to just make crazy things. I know my customers and they know what we stand for.”