Balmain F/W 2018.19 Paris

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    80s retro-futurism? No, thank you! Ghesquière already did it; and way better than you, Olivier!

    On a positive side, at least he´s evolving from his rhinestone-overdose heavy dresses...but he still is stuck in a never ending 80s loop.
     
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    Oh boy. Of course that you can save a few pieces on this collection, but it means that you have to get close of this hideous clothes, so bye.

    This brand is a such egotrip..
     
  10. EstefaniaAbaddon

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    I can't help but feel that he is screaming to get Chanel and Versace's attention. It's sad. Sadder than the fact that he still can't show a cohesive, beautiful collection.
     
  11. mistress_f

    mistress_f Hell on Heels

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    lol this hot fuming mess of a collection is somehow the first thing he does that i don't fully hate. Sure it's ugly, tacky as hell, but - taking out the denim pieces :ninja: and some truly horrifying things here and there, it's fun. I mean, terrible, but fun.
     
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    You know, about half of this is actualy quite decent and something I can actually see having a life outside of the runway... and the other half is so incredibly hideous and poorly made I can barely fathom its existence. I'm extremely confused.
     
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    my eyes hurt. no direction, no message, just a pile of totally different clothes.
     
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    I don't see the cohesion here at all. I'm getting Chanel and Viktor & Rolf with a sprinkle of Nicolas. I guess there are some decent looks here, but over all it's sloppy and elongated.
     
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    I can actually see some glimpse of Christophe Decarnin's Balmain here but the fabrics look really cheap and it's a big eyesore.
     
  16. liaa

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    Not a good collection imo, boring.
     
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    Those cheap metallic/plastic fabrics... jesus whyyyy...
     
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    Omg, so much camp! But not quirky, intellectual camp like Marc Jacobs used to do. This is cheap and cheesy camp. His Balmain woman is the female accompaniment to Phillip Plein's dudebro.
     
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    Olivier Rousteing is one of the most horrendous things that happened to fashion.

    I want him out of EVERYTHING.
     
  20. gossiping

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    it's not his best one

    those jeans are appalling

    i do really like a lot of the pieces towards the end though (apart from the viktor & rolf ones)
     

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