Despite having a new creative director in charge, the house of Balenciaga didn’t seem to diverge much from its previously established path during the unveiling or their spring / summer 2014 menswear collection, pursuing to explore the same “less fashion, more basic” concept of building a classic wardrobe. Excepting a few technical twists and Wang’s futuristic touch, the line-up preserved its heritage.
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View all the catwalk photos of the Balenciaga spring / summer 2014 showing at Perth Fashion Week. Read the article to see the full gallery.
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Hollywood actress Kristen Stewart stars in this ad campaign of Balenciaga’s latest perfume Florabotanica. Kristen is topless while wearing only smokey kohl eyes with floral works of art creeping on her back.
American model Kristen McMenamy is looking surreal in the Balenciaga fall / winter 2013 advertising campaign, posing with ballerina-like contortion and dark, shadowy lighting as photographed by Steven Klein.
Since being named Balenciaga’s new creative director back in November 2012, Alexander Wang worked on perfecting an equation that would allow him to explore the priceless heritage, while still making use of his androgynous and edgy design aesthetic. With the house codes close to mind, Wang envisioned a very first resort collection for 2014, depicted in his signature palette of austere black and white.
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There’s an art to be mastered when it comes to looking casual and yet luxe. Rita Ora knows it, spotted in London this week wearing Balenciaga‘s Take A Weird Trip sweater and carrying a Bally ‘Piaffel’ Perforated Bag for an off-duty look.
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View all the look book pictures from the Balenciaga Capsule autumn (fall) / winter 2013 collection. Read the article to see the full gallery.
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Balenciaga’s fall / winter 2013 runway show was unveiled on one of the many catwalks of Paris fashion week (PFW) and Fashionising.com was there to capture each look.
View all the photos of the Balenciaga pre-autumn / fall 2013 showing. Read the article to see the full gallery.
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Update: reports are now quelling the rumours, with both Kane and Balenciaga denying the appointment. Seems we’ll have to wait a little longer to find out who’s really taking the reins. Nicolas Ghesquiere leaving Balenciaga was quite big – and sudden – news. Unsurprisingly there have been guessing games as to his successor. Reports are now in that Christopher Kane is the newly (and quickly?)…