Get ready for stiletto Crocs, courtesy of Balenciaga
What do you get when you cross a stiletto with a plastic, orthopaedic comfort shoe? Balenciaga x Crocs of course! The latest fashion crossbreed of brands, once polar opposites on the style scale, have amalgamated into one of the summer’s most talked-about, if contrived, shoe hybrids. And it is not even available yet. Launching for Spring 2022,...
10 Jun 2021
Video: Balenciaga SS22 collection
In this video, Spanish luxury fashion house Balenciaga has presented its SS22 collection entitled 'Clones'. Watch the video below. Video: Balenciaga via YouTube
8 Jun 2021
5 Brands launching Pride Collections with a Difference
June is the month of Pride and some brands are doing more than lip service and making inclusivity a priority. For the past several years, a plethora of brands from high street to sportswear to luxury, have unveiled collections and collaborations that directly benefit the LGBTQIA+ community, either through awareness or donating to relevant...
3 Jun 2021
Spring summer 2022 shoe trend: The slide on mule
When Bottega Veneta launched its leather stack mule shoe last year, a robust platform slider exuding comfort in all its largesse, it was always going to spark a category trend. Fast forward to the spring 2022 collections and the mule is here to stay, specifically of the slip-on variety, with enough high street iterations available to keep buyers...
21 May 2021
Balenciaga shows latest collection in iconic tourist hotspots
What do Moscow’s Red Square, Beijing’s Great Wall of China, Egypt’s pyramids and the Parisian Eiffel Tower have in common? They all form the backdrop of Balenciaga’s Winter 2021 pre-collection. Photographed by Patrick Welde against blank backgrounds, each model was lensed posing in front of an iconic tourist attraction that is added in...
20 Apr 2021
First look: Gucci collaborates with Balenciaga
The fashion rumour mill was in overdrive this week with the suggestion that Gucci was collaborating with Balenciaga, which would mark a new era in high fashion tie-ups, well the rumours are true. Balenciaga’s silhouettes have been given the Gucci treatment - think logos, crystal embellishments and branded necklaces. Gucci and Balenciaga branding...
15 Apr 2021
Video: Balenciaga summer 2021 pre-collection
In this video, Luxury Spanish fashion house Balenciaga has presented its summer 2021 pre-collection campaign.Watch the video below. Video: Balenciaga via YouTube Photo credit: Democratic Prize Association, Facebook
30 Mar 2021
Video: Balenciaga presents 'Afterworld: The Age of Tomorrow'
In this video, Balenciaga unveils its upcoming winter collection for FW21 through a computer game called 'Afterworld: The Age of Tomorrow.'Watch the video below. Source: Balenciaga via YouTube Photo credit: Balenciaga, Facebook
14 Dec 2020
Video: Balenciaga's fall 2021 fashion show
In this video, Balenciaga presents its fall 2021 fashion show.Watch the full fashion show below. Video: Balenciaga via YouTube Photo credit: Balenciaga, Facebook
9 Dec 2020
Balenciaga debuting fall collection via video game
Balenciaga is taking a very unconventional approach to its fall/winter 2021 collection. This time the Kering-owned brand will be showcasing their latest collection via video game. The video game will be called “Afterworld” and will be released on December 6. The game will be set in the year 2031. The clothes will be futuristic inspired....
27 Nov 2020
Balenciaga to debut AW21 via a video game
Balenciaga is set to reveal next season’s collection via a video game. On December 6 the Kering group brand will unveil the autumn 2021 collection through a futuristic video game set in 2031. Called ‘Afterworld: The Age of Tomorrow’, the idea to focus on ‘pixels’ comes as Creative Director Demna Gvasalia looks at innovative ways to showcase...
24 Nov 2020
Video: Balenciaga presents its summer 21 pre-collection
Balenciaga showcases its summer 21 pre-collection. The cover of ‘Sunglasses at Night’ was by musical artist BFRND and the video was directed by Walter Stern.Watch the video below. Video: Balenciaga via YouTube Photo credit: Balenciaga, Facebook
28 Oct 2020