Balenciaga never ceases to amaze me

David Bailey shot this beautifully draped Balenciaga gown for Vogue's 1967 July issue.

Balenciaga - Vintage - Robe 'Faux Ensemble' - 1968

1968 Cristobal Balenciaga silk gazar ensemble with short sleeved top and shaped hem skirt

stopdropandvogue: “ Fei Fei Sun and Xiao Wen Ju wear archive Balenciaga (1967) for Vogue China December 2014 photographed by Tim Walker ”

voguelovesme: “Xiao Wen Ju, Fei Fei Sun, Sang Woo Kim by Tim Walker for Vogue China December 2014 ”

Roberto Capucci Gown - 1962

Roberto Capucci Cocktail Dress, Spring 1962 ~ photography by Philippe Pottier ~ for L’Officiel No.

Model wearing Pierre Cardin, 1960s.

Pierre Cardin 1960 - and I feel this is avant-garde. Few are brave enough to wear this. It takes a true feeling for fashion to walk in a room and do right by this dress.

Balenciaga - Vogue September 1950

Model wearing an evening dress and cape by Cristobal Balenciaga, photo by Irving Penn for the September issue of Vogue

madeleine vionnet draped evening dress with jacket - Google Search

omgthatdress: “Evening Dress Cristobal Balenciaga, 1965 The Metropolitan Museum of Art ”


Cristóbal Balenciaga Eizaguirre (January Spain – March Spain) was a Spanish Basque fashion designer and the founder of the Balenciaga fashion house

Model in Balenciaga. Vogue, 1950 Photographed by Irving Penn

Model Dorian Leigh in Balenciaga. Vogue, 1950