Balenciaga distinguishes itself from other prominent fashion houses. The designs are contemporary, fresh, and relevant to popular culture. The fashion house is experimenting with other silhouettes and moving away from the Western look. T-shirts and polo shirts by Balenciaga with long sleeves. Windbreaker jackets that look like they were made in the 1990s. Balenciaga's men's line is known for its oversized styles. Cristóbal's daring in establishing himself assures that the fashion house continues to be inventive through never-before-seen designs to this day.