Shop the Balmain Fall Winter 2013 look:
Balmain Blue Washed Destroyed Denim Biker Jeans31st October 2013
In this year alone, Balmain has produced a significantly large collection of Balmain Biker Jeans, featuring an array of favourable jeans. From what we know, Balmain is the ultimate brand which produces the best biker looks in the luxury fashion world. However, in the year 2013 the brand faces fierce competitions from it’s rivals in the battlefield.
Prominent brands like Saint Laurent by Hedi Slimane has been eating part of Balmain’s menswear market share. As the brand Balmain Homme thrives itself showcasing much more flamboyant styles along with a sailor-cruise theme for the upcoming Spring Summer 2014 collection, ready to be pre-ordered in earlier December at LuisaViaRoma. Read and see the Balmain Spring Summer 2014 menswear collection. It’s core essence is slowly drifting apart from the notable Decarnin panache, the creator of Balmain’s biker jeans. From what we’ve observed in fall, there are notably a handful of Balmain loyalist that has recently switched to Saint Laurent, dressed in their lumberjack shirts, leather bikers and cuban-heels boots or some tasteful crisp-white sneakers paired along with Slimane’s classic signature cropped biker jacket to pull off the quintessential high-street mix rock’ and roll elegance. Shop the latest Saint Laurent Fall Winter 2013 menswear collection at SSENSE.
Above image: Riccardi Boston – Balmain Destroyed Biker in Blue – $2,595
For this season, the biker jeans and trousers collection offers similar approach like previous year FW12 collection. See the entire Balmain Fall Winter 2012 Biker Jeans and Trousers collection. There is not much changes, new geometrical-insert bikers has been introduced to compliment the oriental thematic, trademark washed distressed bikers remain the same in blue or grey with a price increase, the black waxed biker has made a comeback after three season’s of absence. Despite the endless offerings, there is a particular pair that has made all the difference, unique on its own and very Balmain – it is the only bottom piece that has highlight the current collection.
They call it the Balmain 18cm Blue Destroyed Biker Denim Jeans – not featured in the Balmain Fall Winter 2013 lookbook, it is the prize child of the collection. See the Balmain Fall Winter 2013 Biker Jeans and Trousers collection. This interesting pair of denim biker is one bad boy signifying strong characteristics with complete core elements. The severe hand shredded finish leaving unexposed holes described it as a much civilized ‘destroyed’ denim jeans when compared with the competitor Saint Laurent Chained Denim Jeans, leaving open areas concealed with dark re-patched denim. It has the trademark ribbed knee inserts with traditional orange-gold contrast stitching, constructed in a 18cm hem width straight-fit that would suit any fashionista. Pair it with a light high tops or wear it crop style, a basic t-shirt will do, finish it with a statement leather jacket will land yourself with glued eyes. Before you buy do bear in mind that it size fits larger, study the complete Balmain Fall Winter 2013 Jeans and Trousers Size Guide here. Otherwise proceed to shop the Balmain Fall Winter 2013 Menswear Collection at Farfetch for better variety and prices.
THE BALMAIN 18CM DESTROYED BIKER DENIM JEANS
SSENSE – Balmain Blue Destroyed Biker Jeans. Relaxed-fit jeans in blue. Fading, whiskering, and heavy distressing throughout. Seven-pocket styling. Ribbed paneling at back yoke. Ripping and ribbed accent panels at knees. Tonal stitching. Zip fly. 100% cotton. Dry clean. Made in Italy.
SSENSE $2575 – BUY IT NOW
LuisaViaRoma – Balmain 18cm Blue Destroyed Denim Biker Jeans. Concealed hook and zip fly closure. Five pockets with two zip pockets on front and back panels. Ribbed denim inserts on knee and back panels. Intentionally distressed by hand with seasoned washed denim finish. Straight leg fit, hem width at 18cm. Designed in France, Made in Japan. 100% Cotton.
LuisaViaRoma $2,518 – BUY IT NOW
Source: LuisaViaRoma.com – Balmain 18cm Destroyed Biker Denim Jeans
BALMAIN – Balmain Blue Destroyed Ribbed Biker Jeans. This “Destroyed” washed Biker Jeans, embellished with ribbed panels, is one of Balmain most popular styles. With its concealed hook and zip-fastening, five pockets on front and two pockets on back, and a straight-leg cut, just team it with a leather jacket and High-Top Sneakers. Made in Japan * 100% cotton.