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Everything you missed at Balmain x H&M runway extravaganza

The Balmain army invades H&M Nov. 5, 2015.

The "once in your life" experience, according to creative director Olivier Rousteing will bring affordable versions of the Paris fashion house's iconic pieces to the Swedish chain store.

"People who can't afford Balmain but always dream of it can [buy it]," Rousteing said at a news conference Tuesday. "The aesthetic that people love is really close."

Rousteing worked closely with H&M's head of design Ann-Sofie Johansson to adapt pieces like his signature jacket for H&M customers.

During the collection's development, Rousteing didn't travel to Stockholm, for fear of being spotted and letting out the secret of the upcoming collaboration. Rousteing, who has almost 1.5 million Instagram followers, also admitted it would be difficult for him not to post selfies on a trip to Sweden.

Rousteing would like to use this collection to appeal to different kind of girls, with "diverse taste." He'd love for women to wear leather jogging pants or a jumpsuit to a cocktail party or choose from the menswear line for everyday wear.

"In fashion you can try and change the world," he declared. "Fashion is a movement."

Balmain x H&M debuted the new line at a party, runway show and surprise Backstreet Boys concert at 23 Wall St. on Tuesday night.

"When you love Balmain, you love couture and luxury, but you love pop culture and youth and music," said Rousteing. The bi-level runway show full of twerking dancers, supermodels and multimedia displays played exactly to his desired aesthetic.

"It's going to be memories for life," he said before the show. Those in attendance, no matter how much Champagne they consumed, would agree.

If you couldn't score a ticket to the once in a lifetime event, relive it with us!

You needed a white ticket to get in

And that white ticket was also the key
Photo Credit: Melissa Kravitz

And that white ticket was also the key to an open bar. Champagne and Grey Goose with soda were the fashionable drinks of choice during a cocktail hour before the show.

Kylie Jenner arrives at Balmain x H&M

She's just being Kylie.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Larry Busacca

She's just being Kylie.

Singers Ellie Goulding and Dougie Poynter made an appearance

Music!
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Nicholas Hunt

Music!

Coco Rocha was also a special guest.

@CocoRocha also live tweeted the event.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Dimitrios Kambouris

@CocoRocha also live tweeted the event.

Karlie Kloss ruled the runway.

Model NYU student, seriously.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Randy Brooke

Model NYU student, seriously.

Gigi Hadid did her thing.

The whole squad was on the runway.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Randy Brooke

The whole squad was on the runway.

And Bella Hadid kept the family proud.

Lucky.
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Lucky.

Joan Smalls made us want to buy all the clothes.

Sparkles!
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Sparkles!

Alessandra Ambrosio also totally sold her look.

Belts! Boots!
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Randy Brooke

Belts! Boots!

Jourdan Dunn rocked the fur cape.

Want, want, want.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Randy Brooke

Want, want, want.

Oh, and there were a bunch of male models.

Model Dudley O'Shaughnessy on the runway.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Randy Brooke

Model Dudley O'Shaughnessy on the runway.

Alek Wek showed off Balmain x H&M style.

Everyone's going to want that dress now.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Dimitrios Kambouris

Everyone's going to want that dress now.

Ne-Yo showed his support.

#Impressed.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Dimitrios Kambouris

#Impressed.

Olivier Rousteing and Kendall Jenner celebrated.

Kendall also walked in the show.
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Dimitrios Kambouris

Kendall also walked in the show.

The Backstreet Boys surprised everyone with a concert!

When Olivier Rousteing announced post-finale that the Backstreet
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Nicholas Hunt

When Olivier Rousteing announced post-finale that the Backstreet Boys would be performing, the crowd rushed to the center of the runway to watch "Backstreet's Back."

And after, a pop-up shop!

To see the clothes up close, try them
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To see the clothes up close, try them on and purchase them, regular shoppers will have to wait until Nov. 5, 2015. Until then, check out the whole collection here!

Also, a Balmain x H&M happy meal existed for one night only.

French fries and cheeseburgers are oh so stylish.
Photo Credit: Instagram / BalmainXHM

French fries and cheeseburgers are oh so stylish.

And, yes, people are already trying to profit off their gift bags.

The green silk scarf gifted to guests during
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The green silk scarf gifted to guests during Balmain x H&M on Oct. 20, 2015, is currently at $99 in bidding on eBay. This is why we can't have nice things.

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