He had a reputation as a couturier of uncompromising standards and was referred to as "the master of us all" by Christian Dior and as "the only couturier in the truest sense of the word" by Coco Chanel, who continued, "The others are simply fashion designers". He continues to be revered as the supreme deity of the European salons. On the day of his death, in 1972, Balenciaga CITY EVENING MONK STRAP Women's Wear Daily ran the headline "The king is dead" (no one in the fashion world had any doubt as to whom it referred).Since 2011 the purpose built Museo has exhibited examples of his work in his birth town Getaria. Many of the 1200 pieces in the collection were supplied by his pupil Hubert de Givenchy and clients such as Grace Kelly.
Black taffeta cocktail dress designed by , 1951 was born in Getaria, a fishing town in the Basque province of Gipuzkoa, (Spain) on January 21, 1895. His mother was a seamstress, and as a child often spent time with her as she worked. At the age of twelve, he began work as the apprentice of a tailor. When he was a teenager, the Marchioness de Casa Torres, the foremost noblewoman in his town, became his customer and patron. She sent him to Madrid, where he was formally trained in tailoring. ( is notable as one of the few couturiers in fashion history who could use his own hands to design, cut, and sew the models which symbolized the height of his artistry). The love of his life and long time partner was Franco Russian milliner Vladzio Jaworowski d'Attainville, who had helped fund setting him up. When d'Attainville died in 1948, bal Balenciaga was so broken he considered closing the business. was successful during his early career as a designer in Spain. He opened a boutique in San Sebastin in 1919, which expanded to include branches in Madrid and Barcelona. The Spanish royal family and the aristocracy wore his designs, but when the Spanish Civil War forced him to close his stores, moved to Paris. it was not until the post war years that the full scale of the inventiveness of this highly original designer became evident. In 1951, he totally transformed the silhouette, broadening the shoulders and removing the waist. In 1955, he designed the tunic dress, which later developed into the chemise dress of 1957. In 1959, his work culminated in the Empire line, with high waisted dresses and coats cut like kimonos. 1960 he made the wedding dress for Fabiola de Mora y Aragn when she married King Baudouin I of Belgium. The Queen later donated her wedding dress to the Cristbal Foundation. taught fashion design classes, inspiring other designers including Oscar de la Renta, Andr Courrges, Emanuel Ungaro, Mila Schn and Hubert de Givenchy. often spare, sculptural creations were considered masterworks of haute couture in the 1950s and 1960s.
Shopping Balenciaga With Wholesale Price: http://search.yupoo.org/index.php?keyword=Balenciaga+shoes
Tags: #Balenciaga #yupoo #yupoo Balenciaga #yupoo aliexpress #aliexpress yupoo #yupoo watches #yupoo search #yupoo english #free vector