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- Cri·stó·bal [kri-stoh-buh l; Spanish kree-staw-vahl] /krɪˈstoʊ bəl; Spanish kriˈstɔ vɑl/, 1895–1972, French fashion designer, born in Spain.
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Examples from the Web for balenciaga
In 1956, Balenciaga and Givenchy banned the press from viewing their collections for a month to prevent counterfeiting.The Big Business of Fashion Counterfeits
December 24, 2014
The Balenciaga was from the 60s and [Elizabeth] Taylor wore it for dinner at the Lido with Richard Burton.
“I paid $10,000 for a Balenciaga [sari dress],” Sorokko says.
Alexander Wang is quite the accomplished 30-year old, holding the reins at both his namesake line and Balenciaga.Happy 30th Birthday, Alexander Wang!
The Fashion Beast Team
December 26, 2013
Full disclosure: I missed the Balenciaga show this morning — the hottest ticket of the season, no less.At Balenciaga, Short & Sweet
September 26, 2013
- Cristobal (krisˈtoβal). 1895–1972, Spanish couturier
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