The very young art director of Balmain, Olivier Rousteing, hit hard on the occasion of the presentation of his collection autumn-winter man 2015/2016, in the hotel D’ Evreux place Vendôme. By widening his biker-chic universe on new horizons, by being inspired by codes of the aristocracy in order to propose a modern and smart declension, he managed indeed to get the attention of the fashion’s microcosm and marked knowledgeable observers’ spirit. Visionary, he reinvents and pushes the codes of his universe keeping a recognizable guideline.
The male silhouettes align with the femininity due to the ample and fluid cut of certain pieces, adopt a royal way of move and an assured walk. Inspirations get in every corner of the world come to feed the imagination of the stylist, which doesn’t hesitate to mix luxurious embroidery and noble material like velvet, satin or leather to give life to these young aristocrats from a new world. Understand the modern man by offering a refined style very couture seems to be Olivier Rousteing’s wish through this perfectly mastered collection.