The French couturier founded in 1945 the fashion house that made his name a byword for elegance. He was obsessed by the research of the perfect clothing. Balmain specialities were bell-shaped and eventful skirts with precious textile: crêpe in wool and silk, shantung or brocade. Great attention on details, special embroideries. His work is characterized by an edgy style. Today, Balmain is under the direction of Oliver Rousteing, he gave a very sensual touch with some rock influences to the brand. Check out the collection on Michele Franzese Moda.