Autumn/winter 2015-16 Balenciaga

Autumn/Winter 2015-16|January 20, 2016

IT was last season that we finally felt there was more of Alexander Wang in the Balenciaga equation. It takes time, of course. Heritage houses demand respect and understanding. But luxury houses too command relevance and newness so as to keep them at their luxurious heights. This collection there seemed to me a meeting in […]

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Spring/Summer 2015 Balenciaga

Collections|February 8, 2015

IT wasn’t shaping up to be a particularly starry front row, until just before the lights went down and Kim, Kanye and baby North (in a Balenciaga full look of course) took their front row seats. Isn’t she cute! Isn’t she well behaved? The rest of the room went gaga for baby North momentarily and […]

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Autumn/Winter 2014-15 Balenciaga

Autumn/Winter 2014-15|November 18, 2014

 IT’S three seasons in now for Alexander Wang in his creative director role at Balenciaga and he’s really getting into his stride. This morning, he stepped it up for a beautiful show that worked in all passages, from knitwear to outerwear, accessories and day-to-night dressing. He brought his own sense of modernity and sensuality where […]

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