- Balenciaga’s pre-fall 2024 show on Saturday featured Rapper Cardi B on her first catwalk in Los Angeles.
- She wore a bright blue faux fur off the shoulder coat with a bustier bodysuit underneath though the fluffy oversize coat
- Balenciaga Pre-Fall 2024 marks the house’s first show in the city.
Balenciaga’s pre-fall 2024 show on Saturday featured Rapper Cardi B on her first catwalk in Los Angeles.
She wore a bright blue faux fur off the shoulder coat with a bustier bodysuit underneath though the fluffy oversize coat was the main look on display.
Cardi also had some impressive bling on as she nailed her first runway, with a set of diamond studs, a diamond ring and a flashy diamond chain with the brand’s logo around her neck.
Her hair was slicked back and sat behind her in a lengthy ponytail and she paired a bold dark red lip with a dramatic cat-eye look.
The show based on Paris fashion house’s first since its controversial holiday campaign in 2022 which took place on a shut-down street in the city’s Hancock Park area.
The palm-tree lined road was perfectly perpendicular to the Hollywood sign, giving the models an incredible backdrop as they showcased the casual and cozy street-wear-inspired collection.
Cardi B’s Excitement.
Reflecting on the excitement moment,Cardi took to her Instagram account sharing that it was her dream storming the run way for show.
”Yesterday was a dream!I had too much fun storming your runway.Thank you @Balenciaga @Denmagram @johanfleury and the entire team you are always so amazing to work with!”
”Thank you to my team @kollincarter-@tokyostylez@erikalapearl@juanmarioortiz-DARE TO BE DIFFERENT.”She wrote.
Also on X/Twitter she shared a photo on X of herself walking the runway which she jokingly captioned: ”On my way to chic fil A!”
Balenciaga Pre-Fall 2024 marks the house’s first show in the city, the collection acted as a love letter to LA, parading its familiar archetypes down the runway in a playful, tongue-in-cheek approach.
Set in clear view of the famed Hollywood sign, the show featured a soundtrack scored by BFRND, alongside a voice over from Demna which aimed to describe his unique interpretation of Los Angeles fashion.
The collection featured leisurewear-inspired silhouettes, offering a Balenciaga take on the classic gym, running and yoga uniforms.