balmain

The Kingdom

Retail

Calabasas Luxury Heads to Miami

The Kingdom, whose clientele includes Beyoncé and the Kardashian-Jenner family, plans to open its second location.

clock February 22, 2021Ryma Chikhoune

Akoni eyewear

Designer and Luxury

Swiss Start-up Spies Potential for Super Upscale Eyewear

Akoni Group was behind last year’s launch of Balmain sunglasses, and now has a signature collection.

clock February 16, 2021Miles Socha

The White Dove mask from the Yacine Aouadi x R-Pur collaboration.

Fashion Scoops

Lady Gaga Would Love These Charity Couture Masks

Designer Yacine Aouadi conscripted four specialty ateliers in Paris to embellish three R-Pur masks that will be auctioned off next month.

clock January 26, 2021Miles Socha

Harry Brant

Fashion Scoops

Harry Brant, Son of Stephanie Seymour, Dies at 24

The cause of death was an accidental overdose of prescription drugs.

clock January 19, 2021Sandra Salibian and Layla Ilchi

Matthieu Petri, Blamain

Human Resources

Balmain Taps Chief Commercial Officer From LVMH

Matthieu Petri joins the fashion house from jeweler Chaumet.

clock January 11, 2021Miles Socha

Keinemusik wearing Civilis

Mens Sportswear

Is Fashion Taking Over Gaming?

With real fashion brands being featured in Sims, NBA 2K and Grand Theft Auto, the industry has officially infiltrated gaming.

clock January 6, 2021Obi Anyanwu

DICK CLARK'S NEW YEAR'S ROCKIN' EVE WITH RYAN SEACREST - Jennifer Lopez will be the headline performance, just before the iconic Times Square ball drop, live in New YorkÕs Times Square exclusively on ÒDick ClarkÕs New YearÕs RockinÕ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2021.Ó Lopez will be joined by additional performers Billy Porter, Cyndi Lauper and Jimmie Allen. The most-watched New YearÕs Eve celebration nationwide, which features performances of the yearÕs biggest songs, airs LIVE Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. EST on ABC. This is a broadcast event closed to the public. (ABC/Jeff Neira) JENNIFER LOPEZ

Media

Jennifer Lopez Wears Balmain Ensemble for New Year’s Eve Performance in Times Square

Last year’s televised countdown reeled in nearly 18 million viewers.

clock January 1, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Balmain Pre-Fall 2021

Fashion Show Reviews

Balmain Pre-Fall 2021

Olivier Rousteing went for cheerful color, ruffles, embroidering and major shoulders, figuring everyone’s had enough of WFH comfort dressing.

clock December 14, 2020Miles Socha

Pal Zileri Men's Spring 2020

Mens Designer Luxury

Pal Zileri to Cease Operations of Manufacturing Plant, Sees Loss of 250 Jobs

Ceasing operations of its manufacturing plant in Italy may impact a total of 400 workers.

clock December 11, 2020Luisa Zargani

Olivier Rousteing shooting Balmain Pre-Fall 2021 collection in the windows of its Rue Saint-Honoré boutique.

Fashion Scoops

Olivier Rousteing Takes Window Dressing to a New Level

Olivier Rousteing shot his pre-fall collection for Balmain in the windows of its flagship boutique at Rue Saint-Honoré in Paris.

clock December 9, 2020WWD Staff

Olivier Rousteing shooting Balmain Pre-Fall 2021 collection in the windows of its Rue Saint-Honoré boutique.

Fashion Scoops

Olivier Rousteing Takes Window Dressing to a New Level

The designer is photographing Balmain’s pre-fall collection in the windows of its Rue Saint-Honoré boutique.

clock December 9, 2020Miles Socha

Balmain RTW Spring 2021

Human Resources

Balmain Names Global Merchandising Director

Tancrède de Lalun, previously at Maison Margiela, starts today in the role.

clock December 1, 2020Miles Socha

Olivier Rousteing's RED B-Court shoe for Balmain raises money for the Global Fund.

Fashion Scoops

Balmain’s Latest Hype Sneaker Helps the Fight Against AIDS

Olivier Rousteing’s meticulous RED B-Court shoe raises money for the Global Fund.

clock November 19, 2020Miles Socha

Balmain's Olivier Rousteing at Paris Fashion Week, set against a virtual front row equipped with LG displays.

Technology

LG FOMO Channel Makes Debut With Balmain’s Spring 2021 Paris Runway

Balmain’s latest Paris runway ushers in a new TV channel from LG, with a short film all about Lady Gaga’s “911” music video to follow.

clock October 28, 2020Adriana Lee

A Versace-inspired gown that Is similar to one Schiffer wore on the runway in 1994.Photo courtesy of Barbie.

Fashion Features

Claudia Schiffer Helps Barbie Get the Designer Treatment

Two looks that Schiffer modeled during her career inspired the doll-size designs.

clock October 20, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Load More Arrow

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

John Elliott in Miami Design District

Fashion

John Elliott Opens New Location at Miami Design District

clock 4hObi Anyanwu

Social Studies

WWD logo Global Stock Index

Business Page right arrow