Pierre Balmain RTW Spring 2014

Pierre Balmain Men’s RTW Spring 2014

Punk guided the design team for Balmain’s secondary collection Pierre Balmain.

Pierre Balmain RTW Spring 2014

Pierre Balmain RTW Spring 2014

Punk, as in that moment in time when New York was still raw and edgy, guided the design team for Balmain’s secondary collection.

Pierre Balmain RTW Fall 2013

Pierre Balmain RTW Fall 2013

The collection was all about “style avengers”

Pierre Balmain RTW Fall 2013

Pierre Balmain Men’s RTW Fall 2013

The Parisian cool of the women’s clothes paired nicely with the men’s collection.

Pierre Balmain Men's RTW Spring 2013

Pierre Balmain Men’s RTW Spring 2013

For men, the lineup included slim-fitted suits, chic cardigans and a matching shirt and shorts in bold polka dots — just right for a modern-day Mr. Ripley.

Pierre Balmain RTW Spring 2013

Pierre Balmain RTW Spring 2013

Balmain’s secondary line took a much softer approach this season than its edgier sibling.

Pierre Balmain RTW Fall 2012

Pierre Balmain RTW Fall 2012

Balmain’s secondary line was sensual, but with a tougher, sexy edge this season.