Balenciaga Spring Summer 2013

Here’s an unusual turn of events, I was loathing the Lanvin show, and loving the Balenciaga show. Usually Nicholas Ghesquière’s work is too much for me, I don’t get the robot-ugly look, but this season, he did slick and sexy, which was beautiful. And to confuse matters even more, I didn’t love the shoes. But hey, I do like surprises now and again.

I love…

Paris, catwalk, runway show, spring summer 2013, Balenciaga

when Balenciaga does sexy, I didn’t think this was possible. Those trousers are perfection.

Paris, catwalk, runway show, spring summer 2013, Balenciaga

Balenciaga flamenco dresses. This is hot!

Paris, catwalk, runway show, spring summer 2013, Balenciaga

a super simple A-line coat.

Paris, catwalk, runway show, spring summer 2013, Balenciaga

interesting textiles, love the cut-outs on the hem of this skirt.

I loathe…

Paris, catwalk, runway show, review, critic, spring summer 2013, Balenciaga

uncomfortably short mini skirts.

Paris, catwalk, runway show, review, critic, spring summer 2013, Balenciaga

box-like crop tops.

All images from Vogue.com.

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  • Jasper

    yay balenciaga