If you've noticed some runway redundancies recently, a new tumblr Balenciaga Did It First calls them out, reminding us that Nicolas Ghesquiere has been the father of all invention during his tenure as creative director at Balenciaga. Everyone steals ideas in fashion, but the last decade of Balenciaga has been a famously fruitful wellspring for contemporary fashion. Hopefully Balenciaga's legal team doesn't get a hold of this.
Where There’s a Trend, Balenciaga Probably Started It
September 25, 2012