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I am very excited. They are bringing some of Balenciaga's couture pieces to the Dallas Meadows Museum at SMU/Southern Methodist University......in Texas. It will be REALLY fun to see!

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He often would construct an "inside" dress, sort of like a really substantial lining. It acted like an understructure to allow for the clothes to move better on you, as well as support the complex engineering and construction required of his designs. Often the inner dress would require it's own zippers and closures, it really is a "double-dress" rather than a lining.

If I get a hold of a digital camera I can take photos for you of some Balenciaga dresses on the inside.
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Cristobal Balenciaga!

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Cristobal Balenciaga, couturier, seated outdoors in conversation.

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If I get a hold of a digital camera I can take photos for you of some Balenciaga dresses on the inside



Oh please please please please !!!!!!!!
i would marry you if you do......

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They will open this January a Balenciaga boutique in Greece! Since today we had two stores were they sold Balenciaga, but know we will have a boutique! I'm so excited, my second home!!!!!

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A very cool diaporama of the Balenciaga exposition, some old photos and sketches

http://www.20minutes.fr/photo/diaporama/balenciaga/pages/page_1.php?n=Balenciaga,%20l'exposition

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La bordelique MAJOR KARMA!!! Thanks x 1000000!!!

p.s No14 it's the definition of perfection!

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Hommage à Balenciaga
Le Musée Historique des Tissus de Lyon
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Mémoires de la mode: Balenciaga
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I can't give you KARMA again, i have to spread some reputation first! I don't know how to thank you!!!


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Oh that's fine FashionJunkie, I just wanted to show some of my favorite works by him. These pictures are way too amazing to be kept to myself!

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