Tag Archives: Cristóbal Balenciaga
The fairytale Oscar de la Renta dress
When I think about the designer, the first thing that comes to mind is the amazing pink gown worn by Carrie Bradshaw on a date with Mikhail Baryshnikov, a gift from him to her, actually. The perfect shape, the feminine flounce, the color everything about it screamed elegance. The Oscar de la Renta dress, in a general sense, just turned 50 years and this occasion calls for a celebration.
Customizing a luxury brand
The French fashion house has made a clear move towards China, a fashion market worth billions of dollars. Womenswear sales are increasing in the Asian state, so Balenciaga decided that it was time to do something more. Alexander Wang curated a special exhibition and designed a special Balenciaga collection for his native country.
The Colors of Spain in Oct. 2011
Spanish Fashion has always been something special - what started last century with magnificent creations by Cristóbal Balenciaga, Paco Rabanne or Manolo Blahnik for an exclusive clientele became a global fashion phenomenon with the rise of Spanish brands like Zara, Mango or Desigual.