Nicolas Ghesquiere, the creative director of the legendary House Balenciaga, It has been chosen to receive the 2007 golden needle. The award honors the work of the masters of Couture and this year the shift is for the young Ghesquière, that has been in the House since 1997, and this time has snatched the first position in the votes across the large, Alber Elbaz, at the last moment of Lanvin.
The jury made up of ten members experts in fashion, which include models Bimba Bose or Martina Klein, has been commissioned to choose the winner, who has excelled for the presentation of more youthful collections and more wearable, “go out”, as well as original.
Ghesquière thus adds his name to a palmares which other years have been creators of the stature of Valentino, Jean Paul Gaultier, John Galliano, and twins Caten of DSquared2. ¡Enhorabuena!