Analysis: Gucci vs Balenciaga

It’s no secret that Kering has struck gold by placing Alessandro Michele and Demna Gvasalia as creative directors of Gucci and Balenciaga, respectively. In the space of a few years, the two decaying houses have turned around to be powerhouses. Gucci is arguably the most powerful fashion house at the moment, and Balenciaga made waves…

Balenciaga: Victim of Its Own Success?

I fell in love with Demna Gvasalia in Summer 2017. I had just given birth, and his designs gave me the freedom to explore fashion unconstrained from tight waistlines or close fitting cuts that would be out of reach for a while. His style was a breath of fresh air. It made me feel as…