Mar 06, 2017 9:39PM
Demna Gvasalia Gets Deep In Balenciaga Archives For AW17
Demna Gvasalia just showed his new Balenciaga collection, with the pretty heavy weight of the labels 100th anniversary year on his padded shoulders. He hit up unseen photographs of Cristóbal Balenciaga's haute couture work for major influence, resulting in cranked volume.
Things also got a little 2 Fast 2 Furious, with skirts made to look like car mats and pressed steel — a beaut contrast with English tea set bracelets. Accessories were off top too, with footwear wrapped in popping fabrics and sometimes held on with thin elsatic… making a pretty good case for storing your spare hair tie somewhere other than your wrist… and that Bernie logo wasn't lost either. Making sure things were still looking future, eyewear was narrow, pointy and v ~on trend~.
Watch the magic happen here: