Multiple Blue Rings

How Balenciaga defined a new It girl era

By Hemaja burud

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Swans of high society donned ostrich feather headbands and white dresses with long trains to Buckingham Palace's all-important Debutante Ball.

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The gentry's most desirable females of the 1820s wore puff-sleeved gowns in rich and vivid colours embellished with exquisite pleats, tucks, and fur accessories.

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Now, in the 2020s, there's a new silhouette that all the It girls and innovators want.

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It's less about frills and ruffles than it is about a sleeker, sexier, and more subversive luxury.

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Demna, the historic house's Creative Director, has been in charge since 2015.

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has introduced the world to his context-driven vision of fashion's future. What other designer could put up a couture show?

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in which Nicole Kidman, Kim Kardashian, Dua Lipa, Naomi Campbell, and Christine Quinn from Selling Sunset peacefully share a runway

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Could it be that Demna's fusion of high fashion and pop culture cements him as the era's preeminent designer?

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breaching the notoriously tight fashion world's borders with well observed high flyers in the media and a lot of art