Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Balenciaga fancies up shopping bags with knits at PFW
Balenciaga fancies up shopping bags with knits at PFW
01
Mar '14
Iconic French fashion house Balenciaga kicked off day three of Paris Fashion Week (PFW) with a knitwear heavy collection mixed with fancied-up colourful shopping bags, designed under the guidance of the New York-based creative director Alexander Wang.
 
Peppered with dashes of navy, purple, lilac, crimson, yellow and black, the Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 line featured fisherman sweaters, toggle-front jackets, crystal-adorned neck-to-wrist cover-ups, slightly flared slim fit trousers and belted round shouldered full-skirted dresses.
 
Maximalist Indian designer Manish Arora gave the onlookers a sugary rush through his candy hued and confectionary patterned ensembles, replete with cupcake, jelly beans and Popsicle motifs.
 
Teamed with LED-lit sneakers and striped leg warmers, the psychedelic range featured Peruvian circle skirts, drop-waisted Chinese worker trousers, printed waterproof hooded capes, furry fruity caps or ear muffs, and nylon backpacks with loose dangling legs.
 
French couture house Balmain blended safari chic and hip-hop styles in its latest catwalk collection, created by Olivier Rousteing. Based on structured figure accentuating silhouettes, the heavily studded and embellished ensembles included bandeau skirts, chunky biker jackets, combat trousers, cinched waist dresses, cargo jackets and skirt-over-trouser looks in pops of red, yellow and blue.
 
Fashion label Nina Ricci designer Peter Copping charted the day to day life of a modern woman with its partly boudoir and partly loungewear inspired line, which showcased long-sleeve high-neck silk dresses, skirtsuits, leather back knitted separates, double-face coats, lace flower appliquéd nightshirt shape unstructured blush-pink frock, and patchworked or neck-to-hem inset attached LBDs.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Interviews View All

Sanjay Desai & Ashish Mulani, True Colors

Sanjay Desai & Ashish Mulani
True Colors

Digital textile printing will be the technology of the future

Sonia Agarwal, Whitenife

Sonia Agarwal
Whitenife

‘The terms eco-friendly and organic are common but everyone perceives them ...

Frank Gossmann, Rotorcraft AG

Frank Gossmann
Rotorcraft AG

‘RT3 motto is: Do not check millimetres, check colours.’

Umang Banthia,

Umang Banthia

Established in 2005, SL Banthia Textiles manufactures coated fabrics....

Devendra Gupta,

Devendra Gupta

Reforce, a start-up based in Gurgaon, aims to revolutionise the fitness...

Shivani Swamy,

Shivani Swamy

The Livinguard Technology is owned by Green Impact Holding AG based in...

Paolo Ocleppo, Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Isabel Herranz, European School of Business & innovation

Isabel Herranz
European School of Business & innovation

Cutting-edge ideas like the Internet of Things and artificial intelligence ...

Silke Brand-Kirsch, Schlegel und Partner GmbH

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner GmbH

<div>Schlegel und Partner is the market research and consultancy company...

Mike Hoffman, Gildan Activewear SRL

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Priya Somaiya, Usha Social Services

Priya Somaiya
Usha Social Services

The Usha Silai label from Usha International is all set for a retail...

Yash P. Kotak, Bombay Hemp Company

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


November 2019

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

Follow us on instagram

Follow

Follow Fibre2Fashion On

Follow Fibre2Fashion On


Advanced Search