Balenciaga Fashion for Men
Although the tricolour motif that features in Balenciaga 's SS18 collection recalls political campaigns, Creative Director Mr Demna Gvasalia says he was actually riffing on corporate logos when the design struck him. This T-shirt is cut for a loose, comfortable fit from soft cotton-jersey and printed at the front and back. Shown here with Balenciaga trousers, Balenciaga sneakers, Balenciaga bracelet. - - Black, white and red cotton-jersey - Crew neck - 100% cotton - Hand wash - Imported
Balenciaga 's 'Race Runner' sneakers have attained a cult following thanks to their streamlined, futuristic silhouette. This version has been made in Italy from a combination of black neoprene, leather and mesh and is detailed with elasticated straps for a firm but flexible fit. The lightweight construction makes them a no-brainer for all-day wear. Shown here with Gucci hoodie, Acne Studios T-shirt, Craig Green jacket, Maison Margiela trousers. - - Black neoprene, leather and mesh - Elasticated straps, mesh linings, gripped rubber soles - Lace-up - Made in Italy
Demna Gvasalia creates masculine tailoring, flashes of bright colour and new wave athletic leisure wear under the maison of Balenciaga. The Arena sneakers have fast become a signature of the house, crafting a bulky silhouette from leather, featuring a round toe, a lace fastening, a high ankle, a pull tab at the rear and a flat rubber sole.
Creative Director Mr Demna Gvasalia subtly nods to counterfeit culture with this oversized Balenciaga sweatshirt. Itâs made from black cotton-jersey with a cosy terry backing, and is embroidered with yellow stripes and a 'Homme' logo at the front, encircled with global capital cities bar the brand's hometown â" fake designer goods are known to feature graphic mishaps. Take your styling cues from A$AP Rocky, who wore a different version of this piece with tailored trousers and skate sneakers. Shown here with CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC rollneck, Vetements jeans, Balenciaga sneakers. - - Black, yellow and blue cotton-jersey - Crew neck, ribbed trims - 100% cotton - Hand wash - Imported
Fashion should be fun, and Balenciaga 's snap bracelet is a great reminder - we certainly couldn't wait to get our hands on it. This nostalgic piece has been made in Italy from smooth black leather printed repeatedly with the Parisian house's moniker. - - Black and white leather - Comes in a presentation box - Made in Italy
EXCLUSIVE AT MR PORTER.COM. If you often find yourself holding up the queue in coffee shops and train stations, it's worth investing in Balenciaga 's wallet - the neon-yellow shade means it's always easy to spot at the bottom of your backpack. This style has two snap-fastening compartments with plenty of space to store coins, tickets and cards. The front is stamped with the label's moniker. - - Neon-yellow and black textured-leather - Three card slots, one bill sleeve, two snap-fastening compartments - Comes in a presentation box - Made in Italy
For SS18, the imagined corporate man who's served as inspiration for Balenciaga 's recent seasons donned a more casual getup - the idea was him dressing for weekends spent out and about with the kids. Cut in Japan, these jeans are washed and whiskered for a suitably worn-in feel, and have a classic straight leg. Shown here with Balenciaga jacket, Balenciaga hoodie, Balenciaga sneakers. - - Grey denim - Belt loops, five pockets, washed, whiskered, faded - Button fastenings - 100% cotton - Hand wash - Made in Japan
Hailing from a groundbreaking term at Vetements, Demna Gvasalia has pushed the direction of Balenciaga even further into the sphere of the discerning sartorialist. Blue Printed Raincoat featuring a funnel neck, long sleeves, a front zip fastening and a long length.
Cut straight but not skinny, Balenciaga 's mid-rise jeans create the perfect streamlined base for Creative Director, Mr Demna Gvasalia's oversized outerwear. This Italian-made pair is cut from sturdy black denim that's washed for a faded appearance and distressed at the cuffs. Wear yours with the coordinating jacket. Shown here with Givenchy T-shirt, Balenciaga boots. - - Faded-black denim - Belt loops, five pockets, distressed hems, faded - Button fastenings - 100% cotton - Hand wash - Made in Italy
EXCLUSIVE AT MR PORTER.COM. We tip our hat to Balenciaga 's Creative Director Mr Demna Gvasalia - the subversive designer has brought about a new era at the house, not least in the way he consistently reinvents the logo. This cotton-twill cap, for example, is embroidered with the 'BB Mode' iteration - a tongue-in-cheek reference to '90s branding. Wear yours with just a hint of irony. - - Black cotton-twill - White embroidery, adjustable back tab, internal browband - Spot clean - Imported
Never one to shy away from irony, bootlegs or pop culture references, Mr Demna Gvasalia choeses a tongue-in-cheek political campaign-style logo to feature on Balenciaga 's tee. It comes in classic tones of the American flag and is cut for a slouchy oversized fit. Wear yours with a pair of the brand's jeans and chunky sneakers. Shown here with Balenciaga shorts, Balenciaga sneakers, Balenciaga backpack. - - Royal-blue, white and red cotton-jersey - Ribbed crew neck - 100% cotton - Hand wash - Imported
EXCLUSIVE AT MR PORTER.COM. Balenciaga has designed a capsule collection especially for MR PORTER, and all of the pieces are decorated with the label's logo in one way or another. It's printed across the back of this jacket, which is made from lightweight faille. It has a foldaway hood and two handy zipped pockets where you can store your wallet and keys. Shown here with Balenciaga trousers, Balenciaga T-shirt, Balenciaga sneakers, Balenciaga bracelet. - - Dark-grey and black faille - Packable drawstring hood, front zipped pockets - Snap fastenings - 54% polyester, 46% viscose - Made in Italy
If you're looking to get something Balenciaga without going all out, this billfold wallet is a good place to start. It's been made in Italy from supple black label and printed with the label's refreshed logo, courtesy of Creative Director Mr Demna Gvasalia. - - Black and white full-grain leather (calf, lamb) - Eight internal card slots, two bill sleeves, two receipt pockets - Comes in a dust bag and presentation box - Made in Italy
Balenciaga 's 'Explorer' backpack is made from resilient black canvas tough enough to withstand the hustle and bustle of a daily commute. Minimally detailed with a designer patch, this piece has a front zipped pocket ideal for keeping your smartphone and travel card close to hand and has padded shoulder straps that can be easily adjusted to an ideal length. The spacious interior is big enough to hold essentials, along with a laptop and spare sweater. - - Black canvas - Top handle, two adjustable shoulder straps - Front zipped pocket, designer patch - Internal zipped pocket - Fully lined - Two-way zip fastening
King of transforming functional pieces into the coolest must-haves, Mr Demna Gvasalia's down-packed jacket underlines the 'great outdoors' theme of Balenciaga 's SS18 collection. It's made from incredibly lightweight waterproof shell and has a snug packable hood that can be unfurled on blustery days. Shown here with Balenciaga jeans, Balenciaga sweater, Gucci sneakers. - - Red ripstop - Packable adjustable hood, front snap-fastening pockets, designer emblem - Two-way zip fastening - 100% polyester; filling: 80% down, 20% feather (duck); lining: 100% cupro - Imported
Balenciaga 's cult creased-leather 'Arena' sneakers were first released in 2012 to instant acclaim from sneakerheads and streetwear fanatics alike. The wide concertina tongue and D-ring eyelets give them a unique appearance, while the generous padding and leather linings ensure comfort and support. Shown here with Lanvin trousers, Maison Margiela jacket, Balenciaga T-shirt, Balenciaga pouch, Mr. Gray socks. This item is large to size; see Size & Fit notes. - - Black creased-leather - Pull tabs, leather linings, rubber soles - Lace-up - Come with dust bags - Imported
Mr Demna Gvasalia's precise eye and tailoring nous can be seen on this Balenciaga shirt, which is designed with slimmer-than-average cuffs and slick darts at the back for a streamlined fit. It's made from lightweight cotton-blend poplin woven with stretch fibres for a flattering drape, and finished with delicate mother-of-pearl buttons and removable collar stays. Shown here with Saint Laurent trousers, Balenciaga jacket, Gucci sneakers. - - White stretch cotton-blend poplin - Classic collar with removable stays, buttoned cuffs - Button fastenings - 74% cotton, 23% polyamide, 3% elastane - Machine wash - Mother-of-pearl: Indonesia - Imported
EXCLUSIVE AT MR PORTER.COM. Upgrade casual weekend looks and your street cred with Balenciaga 's backpack, which Mr Demna Gvasalia designed as part of a capsule for MR PORTER. Printed all over with the house's logo, this practical carryall is made from robust nylon that's built to last and generously sized to fit all of your everyday essentials, be it books, a laptop or your gym kit. The front pocket is a handy place to store your smartphone - just remember to keep it zipped up when on-the-go. Shown here with Balenciaga sweatpants, Balenciaga jacket, Balenciaga sneakers. - - Red and white nylon - Top handle, adjustable shoulder straps - Zipped front pocket, leather zip pulls (lamb) - Internal zipped pocket, three patch pockets - Fully lined - Two-way zip fastening - This bag has a capacity of approx. 27 litres - Made in Italy
For Balenciaga 's SS18 collection, Creative Director Mr Demna Gvasalia draws inspiration from the tradition of passing down clothes from father to son. Crafted in Italy from black leather, this biker jacket has ruched sleeves to give the impression it was worn religiously by its previous owner and has a lightly faded print of the house's name that looks as though it's graffitied. Shown here with Balenciaga jeans, Balenciaga T-shirt, Vetements sneakers. - - Black and white leather (sheep) - Snap-fastening lapels, ruched sleeves, zipped cuffs, three front zipped pockets, snap-fastening front flap pocket, belt loops, detachable belt, fully lined - Zip fastening - 100% leather - Specialist clean - Made in Italy
High-top stretch knit sneakers in marine navy. Round toe. Logo printed in black at outer side. Rib knit collar. Sculpted rubber sole colorblocked in grey, tan, and orange featuring logo embossed at heel. Tonal stitching.