"Fashions fade, style is eternal." —Yves Saint Laurent
Seamlessly going from formal to semi-casual, a thing or two about style can be learned from Yves Saint Laurent actor Pierre Niney. Promoting Inside Out during the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, Niney headed out for a party in a Dior Homme suit. Show More Summary
It’s sometimes a little weird when ostensibly indie artists team up with brands to model clothes — take DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith doing so for Yves Saint Laurent or the Smith Westerns for Gap — but something’s gotta pay the bills. The latest round of indie modelers comes from Madewell, who partnered with Sharon Van […]
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The founder of Alibaba Group has defended the e-commerce giant's stance against counterfeit goods and expressed regret over a lawsuit filed by the owner of luxury brands Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent.
The Chinese e-commerce giant counters that the suit by Kering, which also owns Yves Saint Laurent, is "wasteful litigation"
BEIJING (AP) — The owner of fashion brands Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent has accused Alibaba Group in a lawsuit of profiting from sales of counterfeit goods despite the Chinese e-commerce giant's pledge to combat the trade in fakes. Alibaba,...Show More Summary
Alibaba Group, China’s largest e-commerce business, has criticized a reported lawsuit filed Friday in New York by Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and other brands owned by Kering SA that alleges it knowingly allows the sale of fakes on its websites. "We continue to work in partnership with numerous brands to help [...]
The owner of Gucci, Balenciaga and Yves Saint Laurent files fresh lawsuit against Chinese e-commerce giant.
Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and other brands owned by Kering S.A. filed a lawsuit in New York on Friday against China e-commerce giant Alibaba Group for knowingly allowing the sale of fakes on its website, the South China Morning Post reported today. Alibaba and its entities “provide the marketplace advertising and [...]
Before Hedi Slimane took over as creative director of Saint Laurent, there was one man who started it all. Yves Saint Laurent got his start winning a design contest when he was a teenager, and from there, he built a fashion empire.
The most sympathetic character in the latest film about Yves Saint Laurent is Moujik — his French bulldog. Moujik is felled after innocently poking his snout into a pile of pills that the designer has spilled on the floor after a night of feasting on drugs with his beloved sexual playmate Jacques De Bascher. While both […]
Yves Saint Laurent has launched Magnificent Blossom, a new limited edition fragrance. Magnificent Blossom joins the Oriental Collection, which already includes Noble Leather, Supreme Bouquet, Majestic Rose and Splendid Wood...
Kate Betts served as the fashion news director of Vogue from 1991 to 1999, and went on to become the editor-in-chief of Harper's Bazaar. (She was the youngest EIC to take over a national magazine at the time, in 1999.) Her new memoir, My Paris Dream: An Education in Style, Slang, and... More »
Saint Laurent, the critically-acclaimed biopic about famed fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent, is in theaters now. The film takes a look at the formative, groundbreaking years of Saint Laurent’s career — from his days apprenticing with Christian Dior, who chose the 21-year old as his successor, to his radical designs of the ’60s and the […]
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Bertrand Bonello’s Saint Laurent is a beautiful movie about being lost, but don’t be surprised if you feel a little lost yourself watching it. A shape-shifting journey through the life and career of Yves Saint Laurent, it probably won’t teach you anything particularly new about the famous designer – other... More »
Yves Saint Laurent’s mother gently chides him about not knowing how to change a lightbulb. He doesn't need to, Yves fires back. If he needs a lightbulb changed, all he has to do is call his lover, Pierre. Nearly a year after its premiere...Show More Summary
Miley Cyrus' new foundation, a battle between two Yves Saint Laurent biopics, and more in today's fashion news... Read the full post Web Snob May 8, 2015 which appeared first on Snob Essentials.
“He didn’t really pay attention to anything else—or anybody else. Marcel Proust explained that very well. He said that if you are a genius you are busy with yourself—and it is true. Voilà.”—Pierre Berge, Yves Saint Laurent’s partnerShow More Summary
The second French take on the designer's life hits select U.S. theaters on Friday.