Fashion News: Alexander Wang takes on Balenciaga as Ghesquiere Steps Down

Alexander Wang will replace Nicolas Ghesquiere as Creative Director at Balenciaga. After a 15 year run and legendary brand revival, today (November 30, 2012) is Ghesquiere's last day.

Alexander Wang Balenciaga Creative Director News
Alexander Wang  Creative Director for Balenciaga




Balenciaga will now be lead by the design school drop out and New York favorite. Wang's androgynous, futuristic creations currently pepper the streets of every major city via the street style elite. No doubt, his contemporary approach to design will require some adjusting to maintain the house's historic modern vibe left behind by Ghesquiere.

Onto the fun stuff....

Alexander Wang Balenciaga Creative Director News
Balenciaga Resort 2012

Alexander Wang Balenciaga Creative Director News
Alexander Wang Resort 2012


When two worlds this pretty collide, it can only mean great things. Also, footwear in 2014 is going to be out of control.

Read more about Alexander Wang's new position with Balenciaga here, here, here and here.