Fashion

A Flawless Legacy: Looking Back on Nicolas Ghesquière for Balenciaga

Fashion

A Flawless Legacy: Looking Back on Nicolas Ghesquière for Balenciaga

We combed through the Balenciaga archives thinking we’d pull our favorite looks from our favorite Nicolas Ghesquière seasons as a retrospective in honor of the designer’s parting. But here’s the thing: everything Ghesquière did at Balenciaga was the best. For fifteen years, Ghesquière’s pursued a wondrous vision for Balenciaga: each season complemented the next with a design so direct that every collection looks as relevant today as when it was first walked, if not more. Here’s the proof.