A Balmain baseball cap for Printemps

Fashion Scoops

Balmain Opens Pop-up Store at Printemps

It’s a place where the iconic Parisian marinière surrenders itself to Balmain’s glam-rock universe.

clock January 18, 2019Mimosa Spencer

Balmain, Olivier Rousteing

Fashion Scoops

Balmain Marches Toward Democratization With New App

The app, which will feature augmented reality content and live-stream the label’s couture show next week, is part of Olivier Rousteing’s drive to democratize fashion.

clock January 18, 2019Alex Wynne

Maison Rabih Kayrouz Couture Fall 2018

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Maison Rabih Kayrouz Receives Haute Couture Status

The Lebanese designer is now one of the 17 fashion houses that are officially on the haute couture calendar.

clock January 8, 2019Fleur Burlet

Balmain Pre-Fall 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Balmain Pre-Fall 2019

Carried over from spring, round shapes and pointy pyramid forms played out across the collection.

clock December 4, 2018Katya Foreman

Olivier Rousteing

Fashion Scoops

Balmain Elected Guest Member of Paris Couture

The house is returning to the couture calendar for the first time in 16 years.

clock November 20, 2018Katya Foreman

Pierre Niney, Natalia Vodianova and Olivier Rousteing


Balmain and Celebrate Capsule at Paris Club Les Bains

Lottie Moss and Natalia Vodianova were spotted at the packed party celebrating the 10-piece Balmain x Mytheresa collection.

clock November 8, 2018Fleur Burlet

Bridget Foley and Olivier RousteingWWD Apparel and Retail CEO Summit, New York, USA - 31 Oct 2018


Olivier Rousteing Champions Diversity, Inclusivity, Social Media and Couture

To coincide with the opening of a Paris flagship in January, Balmain will return to the couture schedule in Paris.

clock November 6, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

James Galanos in 1955.


James Galanos Retrospective on View at Drexel University

In his prime, Galanos was known for being as close to a couturier as America had.

clock October 31, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Olivier Rousteing

Fashion Scoops

Balmain Returning to Couture

Olivier Rousteing broke the news at the WWD CEO Summit on Tuesday.

clock October 31, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Alanna Arrington, Tami Williams, Riley Montana, Olivier Rousteing, Cindy Bruna, Nadja Bender


Vera Wang, Olivier Rousteing, Anna Sui, Maye Musk, Carol Lim and Humberto Leon Celebrated at FGI’s ‘Night of Stars’

Camaraderie was in style as several honorees singled out other designers in the room for their contributions to the fashion industry.

clock October 26, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Vera Wang, Calvin KleinVera Wang Cfda Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award Celebration, New York, USA - 03 Jun 2013

Fashion Features

Fashion Group International’s 2018 Honorees for the Night of Stars

Vera Wang, Olivier Rousteing, Anna Sui and Maye Musk are among this year’s honorees.

clock October 25, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Backstage at Balmain RTW Spring 2019

Beauty Features

Wet and Wild Hair in Paris

From Rochas to Balmain and Chloé, tresses were either damp-looking or slicked back for spring 2019.

clock October 8, 2018Jennifer Weil

Anya Hindmarch's Bags That Work.


Anya Hindmarch Sales Fall, Losses Expand as Brand Pivots Toward Consumer

The British accessories designer has been putting the focus on experiences and consumer events.

clock October 1, 2018Samantha Conti

Models on the catwalkBalmain show, Runway, Spring Summer 2019, Paris Fashion Week, France - 28 Sep 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Balmain RTW Spring 2019

Olivier Rousteing’s intention was to push the limits of his artistic vision for the simple reason that, this is Paris. There’s a lot to live up to.

clock September 28, 2018Jessica Iredale

A view of the Balmain Miami flagship.

Fashion Features

Balmain Opens Miami Flagship

The new store is part of a controlled rollout of flagships by the brand in key cities worldwide.

clock September 18, 2018Katya Foreman

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