Rumour: Christopher Kane To Be Appointed Creative Director at Balenciaga

  • Posted 70 months Ago

Update (17 November, 2012): Following from reports by Grazia France and Le Nouvel Observateur (as well as ourselves, below) that Christopher Kane would be joining Balenciaga as creative director, a spokesperson for the British designer has issued a statement saying "Rumors surrounding Christopher Kane's appointment as creative director of Balenciaga are unfounded."

It has been announced that the British design Christopher Kane will be the successor to Nicolas Ghesquière's position as creative director at Parisian fashion house Balenciaga. After is was announced that Ghesquière would be resigning on 30 November, 2012, many speculated that Alexander Wang would take his place, believing him to be the best fit, but Kane also seems up to the job because of his edgy and forward-thinking approach.