I have to say, I'm all for "tame" Balmain, if there could be such a term. I certainly respect all the details. I just think they need to be balanced with other elements like block colors to balance all those loud prints/lazercuts/beading. Balmain Spring 2013 RTW - Review - Collections - Vogue
As a follow on to our piece about American carpet manufacturer turned hunting apparel makers C. H. Masland of Pennsylvania, we’d like to share some recent additions. Unlike other outdoor clothing companies, Masland came to it relatively late, and almost by accident. They had a wartime contract for canvases, clothing and tent awnings, but their main business had always been carpet manufacturing.