Cristobal Balenciaga


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Spanish fashion designer known for his stark elegant designs (1895-1972)

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Elizabeth Taylor with Richard Burton in Paris 1964 wearing the gold sari, also pictured above, designed by Cristobal Balenciaga which yesterday sold for pounds 31,200 at auction
Summary: Spanish designer Cristobal Balenciaga, the son of a Basque fisherman who revolutionized women's fashions in the 1950s and 60s and adorned such icons as Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich, has been honored with a museum in his hometown.
GETARIA, Spain: Spanish designer Cristobal Balenciaga, the son of a Basque fisherman who revolutionized women's fashions in the 1950s and 60s and adorned such icons as Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich, has been honored with a museum in his hometown.
Born in the Basque country of Spain, Cristobal Balenciaga (1918-1972) challenged and forever changed the fashion world with his visionary creations; but the many dimensions of his creativity go beyond the design of dresses.
In addition to Dior, the exhibition highlights the work of such luminary Paris designers as Cristobal Balenciaga, Hubert de Givenchy and Pierre Balmain and celebrated London designers including Hardy Amies, Charles Creed and Norman Hartnell.
It is believed the House of Balenciaga was founded by Spanish designer Cristobal Balenciaga might create the dress.
Founded by Cristobal Balenciaga in 1918, Balenciaga is part of the Gucci Group, owned by French conglomerate PPR and has become, under the creative direction of Nicolas Ghesquiere, a very influential player of the fashion scene.
Bydd Nia hefyd yn cael blas ar waith dylunwyr eraill sydd dan ofal Eleri yn archifdy'r amgueddfa, gan gynnwys gwisgoedd gan Coco Chanel o'r 1930au, a Cristobal Balenciaga, a gafodd ei alw'n "feistr" gan Dior a Chanel.
Since then we've had Mango, Massimo Dutti and, of course, the amazing Cristobal Balenciaga and Manolo Blahnik.
Firestone's personal wardrobe will be on display showcasing the amazing design mastery of such fashion icons as Christian Dior, Cristobal Balenciaga, Peggy Hoyt and Carrie Munn.
She also patronized some of the most famous French designers including Jean Patou, Alix, Christian Dior and Cristobal Balenciaga.
In 1937, Cristobal Balenciaga opened in Paris at 10 Avenue George V, where the flagship store still operates today.
From the "Runway to the Runways" leading names in French fashion including Nina Ricci, designer of the current Air France Concorde uniform, to designs by Christian Dior, Cristobal Balenciaga and other French fashion luminaries will be exhibited.
It didn't take the Mancinis long to establish relationships and create shoes for the most famous fashion houses, including: Pierre Balmain, Jacques Fath, Cristobal Balenciaga, Hubert de Givenchy and Yves Saint Laurent.