Balmain–and its new diffusion line Pierre Balmain–is all about rock n’ roll. So who better to embody that sensibility than the awesomely rad, platinum-haired Abbey Lee, who in addition to being an A-list model, also fronts the band Our Mountain. Sigh. Could she be any cooler? (Answer: no)
Shot and by directed by Inez and Vinoodh in their signature black-and-white, the video follows Abbey Lee and her band–including boyfriend and the band’s front man Matthew Hutchinson–around Brooklyn and Manhattan as they set up for a gig and frolic around the city, while, yes, looking devastatingly cool, clad in Pierre Balmain.
SEE VIDEO HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=e1eYjjVIMIk
After watching the sleek video, it’s possible I’m even more excited for the diffusion line to hit stores this coming spring. Now if only we could figure out a way to purchase Abbey Lee’s rock n’ roll lifestyle, too…