Christophe Decarnin is leaving Balmain. The designer – famed for introducing the rock and military inspired look to the label – has announced he will depart the French fashion house, which he joined in 2005 before being made creative director in November 2007, though his successor has not...

Here are some of the fashion news headlines of the day: Designer Christophe Decarnin is leaving Balmain. Decarnin has been the creative director of Balmain for the past five years. His successor has not been named yet. Rumours that he was leaving began earlier this year when he was absent...

The Guardian Fashion designer Christophe Decarnin parts company with Balmain The Guardian Photograph: Jacques Brinon/AP A second major French fashion house is now without its head designer after Balmain announced that its creative director Christophe Decarnin, who was behind its £1000 ripped...

Kansas City Star WHO will replace Christophe Decarnin at Balmain? Grazia Cathy Horyn writing in the New York Times has hinted that Christophe Decarnin's departure from the fashion house he made into such a success may be because of, rather than despite, the glory years of Balmania, and the...

Balmain have just announced this morning that Christophe Decarnin is leaving his job as head designer. Decarnin has been creative director of the French label since 2007, becoming part of the Balmain team in 2005. According to a report by WWD, his decision to leave the label was fueled by a...

Christophe Decarnin | Source: Homme a la Mode Balmain Exit(Vogue UK) "Christophe Decarnin is leaving Balmain after spending five years as creative director. A successor has not yet been appointed.... Decarnin joined the French fashion house in 2005 as a designer before being made the...

Designer Christophe Decarnin will be leaving the helm of Balmain, Women's Wear Daily reports. The fashion house is expected to announce the split today and name a successor - supposedly someone internal, possibly stylist Melanie Ward, according to Cathy Horyn - imminently. Decarnin certainly...

In fact, tensions between the designer and Balmain's chairman and chief executive officer Alain Hivelin had reached a breaking point, with the two men said to have widely divergent views on the company's strategy and future direction. Cathy Horyn reports: Balmain expects to name a new...

Christophe Decarnin is leaving Balmain after spending five years as creative director. A successor has not yet been appointed. "Since 1945, the house of Pierre Balmain has been one of the leading French and international luxury brands," Balmain ceo Alain Hivelin said today. "Christophe...

out at Balmain ... Los Angeles Times (blog) When Decarnin was absent from the line's runway shows during Paris fashion week in March, the label said he was tired and resting. The news release Balmain issued this morning was terse and gave no reason for the departure. But there's speculation...

 

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