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Balenciaga Fall 2014

Alexander Wang has managed to find that perfect balance of his own street cool, Ghesquière’s “weird” Balenciaga, and the house’s couture history. I know it’s a strong word – but this might almost be perfect 21st century Balenciaga. The statement … Continue reading

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Balenciaga Spring Summer 2014

I’m not surprised that this collection isn’t as impressive as Alexander Wang’s first Balenciaga show, but I am also very glad that it wasn’t a huge pile of crap (let’s face it… that first show could have been a one … Continue reading

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Loathe: Alexander Wang’s New Balenciaga Bags

Alexander Wang’s first bags for Balenciaga have just been released, and everyone is talking about great they are, which is a bit confusing for me. Here are a few quotes: “The [bag] collection is definitely different from the classic Balenciaga handbag, … Continue reading

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Balenciaga Fall Winter 2013

There is a very interesting interview with Francois-Henri Pinault, the CEO of PPR, in T magazine. One of the things I found most interesting was when he talked about his firing of Nicholas Ghesquiere, and how, after Tom Ford’s departure … Continue reading

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Proenza Schouler Fall Winter 2013

I’m not usually a huge fan of Proenza Schouler, but this collection really appealed to me. Although I am guessing that is because it looks like Balenciaga. What is going on with the Americans? I am seeing way too many … Continue reading

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