SENSE: Balmain 2012 Spring/Summer Collection Editorial

StyleComments ⋅ Feb 15, 2012
With new lead designer Olivier Rousteing firmly taking the reins over at Parisian fashion house Balmain, his 2012 spring/summer collection receives the editorial treatment from SENSE magazine. Communicating a slim, fitted silhouette that shows consis...

Balmain 2012 Spring/Summer Leather High-Top Sneaker

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 31, 2012
Furthering its footwear offerings for Spring/Summer 2012, Balmain introduces its latest Leather High Top Sneakers. Making use of its penchant for premium leather textiles, Balmain mocks the pair up in an all-black supple leather upper and is compleme...

Balmain 2012 Fall/Winter Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 20, 2012
Filling the shoes of a previously successful designer is never an easy task. For Balmain, having Christophe Decarnin at the reins vastly improved and invigorated the French label who saw a transition at the hands of Olivier Rousteing. Entering his so...

Balmain Zipped Padded Leather Biker Jacket

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 17, 2012
Offering a slight deviation from the influx of similarly-themed crop silhouettes, Balmain unveils its full-length Zipped Padded Leather Biker Jacket. Inspired by the same motorcycle history and culture as the more prominent moto styles, the jacket bo...

Balmain 2012 Spring/Summer Catalog

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 10, 2012
Model Paolo Anchisi steps in front of the lens of photographer Karim Sadli to showcase some of the key items in the Balmain 2012 spring/summer catalog. Mixing black and white images with color, we get a good look at a diverse set of garments ranging...

Balmain 2012 Spring/Summer Leather Biker Jacket

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 6, 2012
As we finally begin to see retailers stock their shelves with Balmain’s spring/summer collection, excitement continues to build as we enter the era of newly appointed Creative Director Olivier Rousteing. The latest release from the French label...

Balmain 2012 Spring/Summer High-Top Sneaker

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 5, 2012
As we transition to the era of newly appointed Creative Director Olivier Rousteing, Parisian fashion house Balmain looks to continue with its luxuriously designed, military-inspired garments, but now with a youthful approach. After a successful showi...

Balmain 2012 Spring/Summer Safari JL Coat

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 23, 2011
Under the creative helm of Olivier Rousteing, French house of Balmain presents this Safari JL Coat as part the brand’s Spring/Summer 2012 collection. Updating the classic utilitarian outerwear with a more elegant and luxurious flair, while radiating...

Balmain Satin Collar Jacket

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 22, 2011
Iconic and reinvented French powerhouse Balmain has had a phenomenal success with their rugged and rock ‘n’ roll-influenced offerings for the past few years. Dropping an elegant outerwear piece that is somewhat a departure from their utilitarian fash...

SENSE: Balmain Homme 2011 Fall/Winter Editorial

StyleComments ⋅ Nov 22, 2011
French fashion house Balmain shows off some of the items from its Balmain Homme 2011 fall/winter collection via this month’s SENSE magazine. In this latest collection from new lead designer Olivier Rousteing, we see a subtle biker and rock-insp...

Balmain Duffle Coat

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 1, 2011
A trusty accompaniment against chilly winter winds, the duffle coat undergoes a bit of remodeling at the hands of Balmain. The core of the duffle coat is made up of the toggle buttons with a more militaristic flair brought on by a khaki-green body co...

Balmain Race Up Boots

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 31, 2011
Restir takes stock of a new set of boots from high end label Balmain. An extended take on your classic work boot, the design is anchored by crepe outsoles, wooden midsoles, distressed suede construction and extremely long leather laces. Surely catere...

Balmain 2012 Spring/Summer Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 28, 2011
Olivier Rousteing was only 25 years old when the announcement was made that he would take over Christophe Decarnin’s post at Balmain, the historic French brand that recently experienced a metamorphosis from obscure Peter Sarstedt-cited fash...

Balmain Homme 2011 Fall Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 5, 2011
New images from Balmain Homme’s Fall 2011 campaign have recently been released. Although Christophe Decarnin is no longer affiliated with the revamped French fashion house, his decadent rock ‘n’ roll aesthetic is very much alive...

Balmain Bike Chain Wallet

StyleComments ⋅ May 15, 2011
Parisian powerhouse Balmain release a new bike chain wallet, part of the label’s latest range of accessories. Produced with premium black leather, the wallet features a flap closure with silver hardware and a matching silver bike chain. Pri...