Backstage at Balmain Men's Spring 2016

Backstage at Balmain Men’s Spring 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the men's spring show.

Balmain Men's RTW Spring 2016

Balmain Men’s RTW Spring 2016

For his debut men’s wear show for Balmain, Olivier Rousteing prepped like a prize fighter for the ring.

Balmain Resort 2016

Balmain Resort 2016

The collection reflected a desert explorer theme and palette of sandy tones.

Karim Benzema

Front Row at Balmain Men’s Spring 2016

French soccer player Karim Benzema and English diver Tom Daley have something in common: Both took in their first fashion show on Saturday, sitting side-by-side at Balmain.

Backstage at Balmain RTW Fall 2015

Backstage at Balmain Fall 2015

Sam McKnight and Tom Pecheux conceived the show’s beauty look.

Balmain RTW Fall 2015

Balmain RTW Fall 2015

Backstage before his Balmain show, Olivier Rousteing spoke about “what happened [in January],” referring obviously to the Charlie Hebdo shootings.

Solange Knowles

Front Row at Balmain

Kim Kardashian and Jared Leto had a blonde moment at the Paris show on Thursday.

Balmain Pre-Fall 2015

Balmain Pre-Fall 2015

Confident about adding a touch of romance to his pre-fall collection for Balmain, Olivier Rousteing introduced his first flower prints for the house.

Balmain Men's RTW Fall 2015

Balmain Men’s RTW Fall 2015

The collection featured hints of military dress in the strong-shouldered blazers and overcoats, detailed with brass buttons and regimental braiding.

Balmain RTW Spring 2015

Balmain RTW Spring 2015

A photo of Rihanna wearing a transparent top at his after party last season inspired Olivier Rousteing’s spring show.