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...

Oh, Balmain! You never fail me! I am in love with the outfit above. Seriously, how can you not want to just live in that look? I was very intrigued to see the collection of Balmain this season, with Olivier Rousteing taking the reins. The young designer, who has worked under Christophe...

Posted by Katie Hill at 6:10 am October 4th, 2011 | 0 comments Presenting his first Balmain collection since taking over from Christophe Decarnin, Olivier Rousteing's wild west cowboy inspired collection was a bold leap to take and present in Paris. Gold featured heavily in the collection in...

A little more than two weeks after Christophe Decarnin was released from his contract at Balmain, rumors of his successor are swirling. Relative unknown — and "key deputy" of Decarnin — Olivier Rousteing is said to be taking over the position of creative director. While the contract has yet...

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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...

Elle UK Christophe Decarnin is leaving Balmain Harpers Bazaar His absence from his own show at Paris fashion week last month was a sign that something was very wrong at the house of Balmain and now it has been confirmed that Christophe Decarnin is leaving the label that he catapulted to...

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...

This will be music to many ears - Balmain has announced it will launch a diffusion line which will be "younger and designed by a new team." It is the latest development at the fashion house which recently appointed Olivier Rousteing as its new creative director, replacing Christophe...

Paris Fashion Week has certainly been plagued by more than enough scandal already. But yesterday, during Balmain ‘s Autumn/Winter showing, it became apparent that another person was now notably absent- Artistic Director Christophe Decarnin didn't take his bow at the end. Why not? Over to you...

 

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