Balenciaga have come out with another head-scratching doozy, and this time it's way more expensive than its t-shirt shirt and car mat skirts. More money doesn't buy more sense though, with the imminent release of its $9,000 seven layer coat as part of the label's autumn/winter collection. SEE ALSO: Crocs makes heels now, because we live in a very strange world As described by Matches Fashion, the navy parka coat is made of of seven separate layers for cold weather. The coat comprises of "plaid shirts, jersey hoodies, and technical fleeces, featuring cuffed sleeves, two front patch pockets, a drawstring hood and a coordinating hem." To put it simply: It's a jacket, over many other jackets. "For $10k, ya can really start dressin' w/ Balenciaga 😭😈" pic.twitter.com/t7d4iQei22 — The Internet Beggar (@Internet_Beggar) August 29, 2018 Aside from the fact you could do the same thing by stacking a whole bunch of jackets hiding in your closet together, the whole ensemble also appears to be pretty damn heavy. As @caleb_stephen pointed out on Twitter, it's like that Friends episode where Joey wears all of Chandler's clothes. pic.twitter.com/Sqfrjbh08t — Caleb Fountain (@caleb_stephen) August 28, 2018 Do we get a commission if Balenciaga come out with pants stitched onto pants next? TBH, you guys can have the idea for free. [h/t Hypebeast] WATCH: South Korea's body painting festival takes fantasy to a new level
From DHL T-shirts to Ikea bags, Demna Gvasalia has become known for his expensive, high-fashion and ironic takes on unremarkable, everyday items both for Vetements and Balenciaga. While Gvasalia has become the subject of many jokes, Diet Prada posts and even conspiracy theories ...
Balenciaga may be the most-searched brand of 2018 (thus far) and the fastest-growing Kering-owned label, but it's no stranger to being roundly parodied on the internet. When you’re too rich to have an ordinary shopping bag.
The results are in: Global fashion search platform Lyst has released the latest installment of the Lyst Index Q1, its quarterly report charting and analyzing the most sought-after trends, brands, and items of the season. Business of Fashion broke down the data, revealing some interesting changes in brand popularity — and you may be surprised. The most compelling news is that Gucci, which was the brand of 2017 according to Lyst's Year In Fashion 2017 report, has been kept in second place by the Demna Gvasalia-led Balenciaga for a third consecutive quarter.
Balenciaga has taken a past favorite (ranging from roughly $7 to $13 on Amazon) and given it the fashion treatment — as well as an unbelievable price point.
Are Crocs chic now? In Paris, Balenciaga models swapped out their iconic skintight stiletto boots for the highly recognizable piece of footwear.
Yahoo Style rounded up seven chic weekender bags that you can take with you to all of your travels this holiday weekend and beyond.
The latest campaign is a bit of a head scratcher. Interestingly, the traditionally winter-centric brand decided to shoot their ads in the heart of sunny California, and features MacLachlan, Gordon, and others clad in their new ’70s retro-style fall apparel.
From the new Balenciaga and Colette collaboration, a model wears a menswear inspired look while holding a Balenciaga branded mug. From the designer who brought you the $2,145 Ikea look-alike tote — Balenciaga has unveiled a series of new exclusive branded merch including an eye mask, mug, and travel pillow in celebration of their partnership with high-end Parisian retail concept store Colette. Although these particular items are currently sold out online, you can shop them in-store at Colette if you are planning to be in Paris between now and Aug. 5.
Ikea released a short video celebrating the 30-year-anniversary of its iconic blue tote bag — dubbed the Frakta — and demonstrating the bag’s quality and durability.
Actress Salma Hayek attends the Balenciaga show at Paris Fashion Week 2017. Salma Hayek stunned this weekend at Balenciaga’s Paris Fashion Week show, presenting her curves in a flattering floral-print dress complete with some dazzling fuchsia heels. The 50-year-old Academy Award-nominated actress was front row at an event with her billionaire husband, François-Henri Pinault.
Models prepare backstage for the Carven show — part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2016 —on Oct. 1, 2015, in Paris. Before the Victoria’s Secret fashion show in Paris last December, a series of feel-good videos featuring social media’s biggest models was circulated, offering an inside look at the making of the televised program. One model, Leomie Anderson, appears in the video to offer soothing advice to anyone who goes on a casting.
Whilst the rest of the world is catching on to pajamas as daywear, oversize hoodies and puffy coats as trendy items, the fashion leaders have already moved on. February fashion week will see many new trends debut. Here's what we will see on the sidewalk and outside of the show venues.
Last month at Paris Fashion Week, it was big news when Sen. Bernie Sanders got runway attention at the latest Balenciaga show. Now, Sanders has finally gotten an opportunity to address the show.
If frigid temperatures have become the norm in your neighborhood as they have in New York City, you’re in desperate need of a winter coat. To help narrow down the search, we figured out the top three trendy winter jacket styles of the season.
Of course, they make up for this with invaluable qualities like unconditional love and support (one of the countless reasons we adore them). But believe it or not, your grandmother’s style may actually be on trend this fall. According to the Fall/Winter 2016 runway shows, brands like Miu Miu, Céline, and Balenciaga — all heavy trendsetters within the high-fashion world — have incorporated their own version of the “Granny Sweater” into their collections.
Photographed by Nina Westervelt. Styling by Derek Nguyen. If you’re like most of us, you spent the past weekend reluctantly pulling your box of sweaters and boots out of the closet to which they’ve been consigned for the past few months. And let’s face it - none of us are exactly jumping with joy at the thought of layering up for fall again.
Whoever says you can’t wear white after Labor Day obviously doesn’t know the most important accessory to be seen in this fall is a pair of white heels.
This fall, bags comes in all shapes and sizes, literally! From Balenciaga’s large tote to Gucci’s super-sized shopper to Louis Vuitton’s mini camera box, your outfit will not be complete without a statement bag from this season’s hottest designers. And if your last-season favorite is in need of an update, we’ve got your covered there, too. Loved Chloé’s Faye bag?