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Balenciaga Black.

80 % of my mother’s wardrobe is and always used to be black, so I am quite familiar with the sensation of being attracted by black (seize the Oedipus connotation), but when I went to see the Balenciaga exhibition in Paris at the Musée Bourdelle this week, I was stunned as if I had never seen a black dress before. 180 more words


Eerie Chic. Balenciaga AW17

Cristobal Balenciaga’s couture in today’s world – that’s what Demna Gvasalia‘s thought about for this season. His third, womenswear show for Balenciaga was the most literal nod towards the maison’s founder up to date, as it ended with voluminous, ball gowns. 146 more words


Black on Black with Cristobal Balenciaga

The Musée Bourdelle is a treasure grove of sculptures by the French artist Antoine Bourdelle (1861‑1929) and a quite oasis of greenery in Paris. Now its chic quotient has been increased with a temporary exhibition of creations by the Spanish couturier Cristobal Balenciaga (1865‑1972). 205 more words

Fashion Exhibitions

V&A showcasing the work of Cristóbal Balenciaga in big retrospective exhibition.

Vintage Balenciaga / Balenciaga SS17via dezeen.com / Courtesy of Balenciaga

The V&A will stage a fashion exhibition next year showcasing the work of Cristóbal Balenciaga, the museum has announced today, as part of its 2017 calendar.It is the first ever UK exhibition dedicated to the designer who Christian Dior called the… 226 more words

Fashion News

Lace in Fashion Exhibition Opens in Fashion Museum Bath

Incorporating lace into outfits has been a sign of elegance since the sixteenth century and remains today a staple of haute couture catwalks. From hand-made lace worn by royals and the nobility to machine-made material that can be worn today by anyone, a new exhibition at the Fashion Museum Bath is retracing the use of lace in fashion, from Jacobean gloves decorated with rich gold metal thread lace to Burberry’s latest catwalk looks. 259 more words

Fashion Exhibitions

NEWS: Victoria and Albert Museum Announces First UK Exhibition Dedicated to Fashion Designer Cristóbal Balenciaga

The Victoria and Albert Museum has today confirmed that it will be presenting the first UK exhibition exploring the career and legacy of Cristóbal Balenciaga.  446 more words

Explore Balenciaga S/S 2017

Demna Gvasalia, the designer of Balenciaga proposed a collision of fetish and couture, so ’80s inspired :  jacket with broad shoulders, soft blouses, and combo of bright colors. 72 more words