Balmain x H&M Collection Arrives in Stores on November 5
Posted on October 25, 2015
H&M has collaborated with Balmain designer Olivier Rousteing for the Balmian x H&M collection. The widely discussed collaboration has been promoted through a runway show, a campaign film starring Kendall Jenner and by celebrities wearing items from the collection. It finally arrives in H&M stores and online on November 5.The Balmain and H&M collaboration has been in the news since early this summer. Kendall and her sister Kylie wore pieces from the collection to the Billboard Music Awards in May. Kendall Jenner stars in the main campaign film for the collection. She can be seen dancing in this behind the scenes video.
Balmain and H&M also put on a runway show at an event in New York City. Kylie Jenner, Diane Kruger, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Alexa Chung were among the many celebrity guests. Kylie is pictured above in a dress from the new collection and Alessandra Ambrosio is pictured below walking the runway at the event. Here is the video of the runway show:
The items in the Balman x H&M collection are priced higher than previous H&M collections. The lowest priced items are costume jewelry, bras ($24.99), pouches ($34.99, t-shirts ($34.99) and a $59.99 skirt but most items - such as dresses and the coveted jackets - are over $100 and some items are over $500. An entry on Fashionista provides a complete gallery of the collection with all the prices.