When the son of seamstress Christobel Balenciaga
founded the legendry fashion house in Madrid, Spain
in 1918 after the Spanish Civil war the designer relocated
to Paris where he swiftly built a reputation for refined
elegance and was hailed as the Couturier of all........ Couturiers.
Famous Hollywood actress the beautiful Nicole Kidman wore Balenciaga for her 2006 nuptials
The retro-chic Balenciaga sunglasses collection upholds
the luxury heritage of the Jackie O oversized and dramatically tinted glasses.....
Text Mike Kagee
MIKE KAGEE FOR WORLD FASHION TRENDS