However, Balenciaga creative director Nicolas Ghesquière has given us a refreshing spin on the matter, as he spoke out about his recent desire to make clothes that will not only look good on catwalk models, but will suit and flatter women of bigger sizes too. "We started very skinny, it's...

Without them, according to Nicolas Ghesquiere, there wouldn't have been a Gisele Bundchen moment on the Spring 2011 Balenciaga runway: "The idea was to have this crazy casting with Gisele and Amber Valletta and Carolyn , and they said no for high heels. They were not used to walking with...

Nicolas Ghesquière and Balenciaga are parting ways after a 15-year partnership! ~ WWD Chanel model Gaspard Ulliel has been cast as Yves Saint Laurent in an upcoming biopic of the designer! ~ Vogue UK Anna Piaggi starred in her final photo shoot wearing her own clothing and accessories! ~...

br> Less than a day after PPR announced that Nicolas Ghesquière would leave Balenciaga, there's already talk of where he's headed next. Suzy Menkes cites "a person in the Paris fashion industry" as saying that LVMH chairman Bernard Arnault has offered Ghesquière his own fashion house....

Nicolas Ghesquière, creative director of Balenciaga, has stepped down from his position after 15 years. WWD reports, "The designer and the fashion house are citing a 'joint decision to end their working relationship' effective Nov. 30." The French designer put his foot into his Spring 2013...

Nicolas Ghesquière is parting ways with Balenciaga after fifteen years at the helm of the label, reports WWD. The two parties cited a "joint decision to end their working relationship," effective November 30, and at this point a successor has yet to be named. The news comes as a jolt...

In an unexpected turn of events, it was announced today that Nicolas Ghesquière is departing Balenciaga, effective at the end of this month. During his 15 years as creative director, he transformed the venerable house founded by the Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga into an artistic...

if it is rare to see nicolas ghesquière outside of his shows, it is even rarer to see him in balenciaga menswear. and he stunned me by wearing a jacket from balenciaga's menswear spring summer 2012. believe it or not, i saw the exact same jacket at harvey nichols on sunday and toyed with the...

Nicolas Ghesquiere admits that Balenciaga "had a size issue" when he first started designing for the house 15 years ago. Now, he wants to make sure that the cuts of his innovative, highly regardedclothing can be worn by women of all shapes and sizes. "We started very skinny, it's true,"...

A look at the Balenciaga Pre-Fall 2011 Collection, designed by Nicolas Ghesquière. The collection features updated renditions on archival Edition pieces, like a black trapeze coat dress Cristobal Balenciaga designed for Spring 1966, his take on athletic "wellness wear" — including sneakers —...

 

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