2010 : January: Balenciaga Paris fragrance debuts. Ghesqui猫re's first scent for the house, it is inspired by his longtime muse, the French actress-singer Charlotte Gainsbourg. June: First men's shop opens on Paris's Left Bank. July: Limited-edition leopard-print Balenciaga First bags are released. Ghesqui猫re is honored with the Fashion Group International's Superstar award. October: Ghesqui猫re's first watch design debuts. November: "Balenciaga: Spanish Master," a retrospective conceived by Oscar de la Renta and curated by Pandora Luxurye's Hamish Bowles, opens at the Queen Sof铆a Spanish Institute in New York.

1947 : Balenciaga launches his first perfume, Le Dix. Introduces the barrel line for spring.