PFW: Balmain

The autumn / winter collection 2016-2017 signed Balmain is a hymn to femininity and elegance, and led the catwalk image of a curvy woman, sensual and sophisticated.

The third day of Paris Fashion Week starring the fashion show signed Balmain, who presentanto to the public of Paris fashion week a sleek and visually stunning collection.

Olivier Rousteing, creative director of the fashion house in Paris fashion, not denied and also to the ‘fall / winter 2016-2017 catwalk brings a sensual and sophisticated collection, rich in details, embroideries and textures sought inspiration Rococo.

A show somewhere between illusion and reality; yes, because to open the event we saw a beautiful Kendall Jenner platinum blonde and, thereafter, Gigi Hadid blackberry, it was as if the two top models had suffered mistaken identity.

To create even more dreamy atmosphere and charm there was a string orchestra that accompanied the show for its entire duration and which has played a few songs of the big international music, such as David Bowie and Queen.

L’evento è stato caratterizzato da un front row di celebs come Kanye West e Kris Jenner, in outfit Balmain.

But there’s more, because the show created by Olivier Rousteing saw the participation of aparterre of great supermodels like Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner, Alessandra Ambrosio, Karlie Kloss and many Angels of Victoria’s Secret as Sara Sampaio, Stella Maxwell and Kate Grigorieva, to name a few.

The woman Balmain for next season following the trend set by color Pantone.

In fact, the first part of the parade was a succession of couture dresses in Rose Quartz and Blue Serenity: mini skirt with bodice and long coat in velvet mini dress with bodice and belt to define the waist, slim fit trousers worn with delicious blazer with application of feathers along the entire length of the arm, stretch pants with stripes worn with sensual bodices with belt and laces, mini dress with fringes, embroideries and pearls set, and even pants with sheer lace ruffles, creating movement and give volume, shown off along with capes tone on tone with a light, almost impalpable texture.

In the second part of the show, however, there is a riot of black and white, for a mix’n’matchimpactful.

Longuette clingy with decoration of ruffles all over, leggings shown off in vertical lines with sleek, sophisticated blouses with ruffles and belt to outline the silhouette, in pants velvet black, long embroidered dresses with fringes, long dress with gold decorations, complete jacket and pants black and white vertical stripes, and still mini dress in black lace with floral decorations in matching tones.

For accessories the woman Balmain features cuissardes boots  in suede and ankle boots with leather leggings application of funny tassels.

Well-defined volumes, tailoring, couture gowns with sinuous, tapered shapes that draw the female silhouette emphasizing the waist, tight bodices in splendid, and very pronounced hips, for a collection that paints the face of a modern woman, elegant, who loves to show off her smooth curves.