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Happy Birthday Cristóbal

Happy Birthday to the King of Couture and one of my ultimate favorite designer. 

“When a woman walks, the dress must walk, when she dances, the dress must dance, when she raises her arm the jacket should move discreetly.”- Cristobal Balenciaga

The fashion engineer

First of all you have to bear in mind that André Courrèges was an engineer and – to the best of my knowledge – you can change as many jobs as you want and use your talent in the most different fields, but if you start as an engineer you die as one. 356 more words



Pikkuripaus punk-asennetta ei koskaan ole pahasta, varsinkaan jos on kyse katu-uskottavasta vaatemerkistä. Jos se aiheuttaa poikkeuksellista pöhinää jopa Pariisin ronkeleilla muotiviikoilla, sen parempi. Saanko esitellä: … 121 more words

Työ Ja Huvi

“Elegance is elimination.”
— Cristóbal Balenciaga


Cristobal Balenciaga -'' His life,his work,his heritage.''

A true fashion innovator, Cristobal Balenciaga radically altered the fashionable silhouette of women in the mid-twentieth century. With the methodical skill of an expert tailor, he created garments of fluidity and grace. 737 more words

Fashion Inspiration

Countess Mona von Bismarck and Cristobal Balenciaga

Countess Mona von Bismarck, the queen of the international cafe society according to Vogue. Cecil Beaton described her as a ‘rock-crystal goddess’. Coco Chanel voted her to be the best dressed woman in the world and Cristobal Balenciaga was her close friend and favourite designer. 120 more words


Cristobal Balenciaga

Cristobal Balenciaga’s namesake fragrance (Cristobal Balenciaga 1988) is rich, warm and sultry.  Soft, but bold florals (peony in particular) are surrounded by an elegant patchouli, sandalwood and a poignant vanilla.   43 more words