Balmain Spring 2016 Ready to Wear
“Olivier and His Women” is a title that would suit every Balmain fashion show.
Although the French designer already discussed his vision of the feminine silhouette, Balmain’s creative director decided to pay homage to them at the RTW Spring 2016 during Paris Fashion Week. It was all about women: their bodies, their real shapes, their striking personalities, but most of all, their powers. And as much as Rousteing is fascinated by them, they have the power to establish and reestablish the brand’s DNA every single day. In print magazines or on the catwalk, in advertisements or on social networks.
They’re Kendall, Gigi, Joan or Karlie and they’re proud members of the holy #Balmaination. They perfectly master the arts of Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr and each night outs, hashtag, outfits they post are scrutinized, discussed and sold. Indeed, here is Rousteing’s masterstroke. It is little wonder that these women led off the RTW Spring 2016 fashion show, sporting high waist crayon skirts, tight gowns, crop jackets and mini dresses. Gold finishes added the opulent touch to the thoughtful collection, a way to strengthen the regal treatment of Rousteing’s women…