Its first collection will be spring 2012.
Also, Crystal Renn contemplates an acting career.
He's been designing for the label since 2009.
He was Decarnin's deputy designer.
An announcement is rumored to come "in the next two to three days."
"The fashion industry ... is better off without the aesthetic that he and Balmain popularized."
He has been absent from the label possibly since as early as the beginning of this year.
Also, a Texas man scammed Condé Nast into paying him $8 million.
Plus: close-ups from Haider Ackermann, Gareth Pugh, Chloé, Balmain, and more.
Of course they wouldn't want to deal with him, in this of all seasons.
The industry worries fashion careers increase the likelihood of alcoholism or drug addiction.
A rep for the label denies a drug-fueled trip to the mental ward.
Also Ann Demeulemeester, Mugler, Barbara Bui, and others.
As the label's owner says, he was just "tired"; sources say he's in a "mental hospital."
She can't style their runway shows now that she's helming French 'Vogue.'
And so she did, $74,000 later.
They say that the details make the man. Here's why.