The clothes from Balenciaga is impossible to assess the first time, it is necessary to understand, "digest", and then you can see if it's your thing.
At Balenciaga complete mix of styles -metallic futuristic fabrics, unusual texture and immediately floral ornaments such contrasts can be battling on the spot. But when you recover from the shock, you'll realize that this is the most fashionable thing of the season.
Cristobal Balenciaga opened his fashion houseBalenciaga in 1937 in Paris and created his graceful and elegant masterpieces for over 30 years. Already in the late 30's, he was awarded the title of secret "Cristobal great." His sense of form, skill and ability to express the possibility of each tissue delighted audience. Balenciaga thought that casual clothing should be simple and low-key, and time - a luxury. Particular attention he paid to the texture of fabric. Thanks to the master in vogue tissues such as the matting, and boucle tweed for jackets and coats, taffeta combined with velvet.
It is suggested to wear Balenciaga Kritobalclosed front evening dress with naked back, blouse without a collar. He introduced the fashion tailoring Shirt sleeves and jackets with volume back. A modern girls have to say "thank you" for the great fashion designer dress in the style of "baby dollars" with a high waist.
Balenciaga's clients were celebrities such as Princess Grace of Monaco, Marlene Dietrich, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, the Duchess of Windsor, Elizabeth Taylor and many others.
In 1968, the fashion house Balenciaga closed. I couturier himself explained this by saying that he sees no future in high fashion. He did not see widespread street fashion, its vulgarity, simplicity. In short, Balenciaga Kritobal acted like a real artist.
Until 1997, the fashion house did not exist, and in the late 90's began a new period of life Balenciaga.
The artistic director of Balenciaga becameyoung designer clothes Nicolas Ghesquière. He got to talk about the fashion house Balenciaga and of itself thanks to a fresh and unexpected solutions, original design ideas, he skillfully played with volume and shape. By brand back the glory.
Ghesquière creates outfits based uniformbaseball players and surfers, he throws fashionistas calls one after the other. He makes the quilt tops to the "patchwork" style and inflates the shoulders of playing with volume. A public perceives his ideas with enthusiasm.