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WWD Milestones issue 03/23/2009


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Launched: 2007

The look:
Luxury meets architecture at Balenciaga, which offers shapes that are ultramodern in intriguing color palettes. A “B” logo marks the brand on the temples.

Bestsellers: Oversize women’s sunglasses with metallic and acetate frames.

Famous fans: Katie Holmes, Salma Hayek, Beyoncé, Amira Casar, Jennifer Lopez, Lindsay Lohan, Mischa Barton.

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