The triumphant rebirth of Balenciaga Couture

PARIS – The ivory carpet was back. It was the same for the ivory walls, with scrolled bas-reliefs framing each curtain door; the marble staircase; the strict, the anticipation, the silence in the air. Hush. Take your seats. Respect the artist. Fifty-three years after Cristóbal Balenciaga last closed the doors of his couture salon, Demna …

Kamala Harris’ stepdaughter Ella Emhoff walks the Balenciaga catwalk

Ella Emhoff, the 22-year-old daughter-in-law of Vice President Kamala Harris, made her Paris Fashion Week debut by parading for Balenciaga. After making waves at New York Fashion Week earlier this year, Emhoff took things international to Paris on Wednesday for the Balenciaga couture fall / winter 2021/2022 show. She wore a black suit with a …