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Critics Choice Awards: Maria Bakalova Wears Custom Balmain

Maria Bakalova has been in the mood to change up her style since her awards-season run last year, when she was Oscar-nominated for best supporting actress for Borat Subsequent Moviefilm. “We put together a lot of fairytale looks that felt elegant and timeless,” Bakalova says of her collaboration with stylist Jessica Paster. “But after all […]

Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing on Secret Hospitalization, Recovery After Tragic Accident: “I’ve Been Hiding This Too Long”

Superstar Balmain designer Olivier Rousteing is opening up more about a tragic accident that happened inside his home, one that left him hospitalized and ashamed as he sought to keep the recovery under wraps while keeping up appearances. “Exactly a year ago, the fireplace inside my house exploded,” Rousteing shared Saturday with his 7 million […]

Singer-Songwriter Jesse Jo Stark on her Acting Debut in Balmain/Channel 4’s ‘Fracture’

Jesse Jo Stark is shaping up to be one of fall 2021’s “It” creatives with a multi-hyphenate career that spans fashion, music and now television. A singer-songwriter who splits her time between Los Angeles and London, Stark makes her acting debut this month in the new, five-episode dramatic series Fracture, produced in a noteworthy collaboration […]

“I’m Going to Break That Image”: Balmain’s Olivier  Rousteing Reveals the Heartbreak Behind the Glitz in New Doc

Out on Netflix as of June 26, Wonder Boy stands out in the fashion documentary genre as uncommonly revealing. Of course, as it follows a year in the life of Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing, there’s glamour and glitz aplenty, from runway shows to cameos by fans of the house like Kim Kardashian West and […]

Darren Criss Performs at Glittery Balmain Spring Men’s Show in Paris

Darren Criss performs at glittery Balmain spring men’s show in Paris. Creative director Olivier Rousteing partnered with AIDS charity (RED) for his presentation and, on Saturday evening, teamed up with Barry’s Bootcamp on collaborative activewear to benefit an LGBTQ cause.

5 Pairs of Geometric Heels

Here are five pairs of fresh high heels from Givenchy, Saint Laurent and others.

Paris Fashion Week: Cara Delevingne Struts Like Tut at Balmain Show

For his Spring 2019 Balmain collection shown at Paris Fashion Week, Olivier Rousteing was inspired by ancient Egypt, tapping Cara Delevingne to open his show.

Olivier Rousteing on Balmain’s Latest Sonic-Driven Video Project (Exclusive)

“People are sometimes scared to do something new,” says Balmain's Olivier Rousteing of the visual campaign that premieres today, “but the reality is that it’s only interesting when you go someplace where no one has gone before.”

Beyonce Releasing Balmain Collection Based on Coachella Costumes

Beyonce is releasing a collection with Balmain based on the wardrobe she wore at Coachella (dubbed Beychella) that Balmain custom-made for the singer.

Dancing Dragons, Splashing Fountains and a Grieving Pamela Anderson at Paris Fashion Week

The spring 2018 collections continue in entertaining form.

At Balmain L.A. Bash, Skirts Were Skimpy And Shirts Optional

Balmain designer Olivier Rousteing and his famous friends celebrated the opening of the French house's first ever West Coast boutique.

Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing on His Love for L.A., Kylie Jenner and Brigitte Macron

The French designer comes full circle with the opening of his first store in Los Angeles, a city that has given so much to him.