Model in Balenciaga for the 1950 September Issue of Vogue. Photographed by Irving Penn. In Balenciaga created designs that had volume and heavy fabrics as a way to rebel against the tiny waist line as the in New Look collection by Dior
1967 Cristóbal Balenciaga dress of black gazar 'suspended like butterflies in mid-air on diamanté straps and drawn close towards the knees' as described by Vogue. The wings are indented with a single diamanté jewel.