Balenciaga Elastic Skirt in Black 100% poly. Made in Italy. Hand wash. Logo webbing waist detail. Hidden side zip closure. Pleated fabric detail. Front slit detail. Asymmetrical hem. BALF-WQ1. 529757 TYD15. About the designer: CristÃ³ba Balenciaga started his couture house back in 1918, influencing the next century of fashion with his dramatic, sculptural silhouettes. In 2012, the brand announced that Alexander Wang would be taking over as the new creative director, bringing his signature edge to the classic luxury fashion house.