Yves Saint Laurent once said, "I wish I had invented blue jeans," and for a good reason. If he had, he'd be credited with everything from Farrah Fawcett's wide-leg flares to Audrey Hepburn's high-waisted Two for the Road trousers. Catherine Bach's daisy dukes are an all-American favorite, Ralph Lauren wears a ... More »
Just over a week ago it was officially confirmed that after four years at the helm of the brand, Hedi Slimane would be leaving Saint Laurent. Not only has the designer changed the name of the brand from Yves Saint Laurent to Saint Laurent, it is hard to argue that little to no designers had […]
By Saideh Jamshidi To cover or not to cover, that’s the problem, but to whom? When Yves Saint Laurent co-founder Pierre Bergé recently advised fellow designers to have nothing to do with Muslim fashion, he sounded less like a renowned global fashion designer and more like the Ayatollah Khomeini, founder of the Islamic Republic of [Read More...]
Summary: L’Oreal is hoping a new investment in consumer review technology will help instil confidence its brands, which include Yves Saint Laurent and Kiehl’s, and boost sales of its products. Given that its own websites don’t have e-commerce functionality, L’Oreal historically couldn’t benefit from post-purchase email triggers...
Rumors had swirled for months that Mr. Vaccarello would take over as creative director. The way was cleared last week, and the move was made official on Monday.
Following news of the departure of former creative director Hedi Slimane, French fashion house Yves Saint Laurent has wasted no time in naming his successor. The label’s parent company Kering has confirmed to Business of Fashion that Anthony Vaccarello has been appointed Yves Saint Laurent creative director. Show More Summary
After his departure from Versus was announced this morning, it was only a matter of time before long-rumored front-runner Anthony Vaccarello was ushered in as Hedi Slimane's replacement at the house of Yves Saint Laurent. In this case, it was only a few hours. Per a press release from parent... More »
Yves Saint Laurent presents its campaign advertisement for L’Homme Ultime. Photographed by Billy Kidd, model Vinnie Woolston stars in the stylish outing. Posing in a convertible, Vinnie sports skinny black... [Read More] The post Yves Saint Laurent L’Homme Ultime Enlists Vinnie Woolston for Campaign appeared first on The Fashionisto.
It may seem that Cara Delevingne is abandoning her modeling career in favor of an acting career that seems to be enjoying a very successful ride, but the Suicide Squad actress says nothing could be further from the truth. Some followers of Ms. Show More Summary
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Yves Saint Laurent's business partner Pierre Bergé made headlines this week when he told a French radio station that "creators should have nothing to do with Islamic fashion." According to The Guardian, he continued: "Designers are there to make women more beautiful, to give them their... Continue reading
Hedi Slimane, an important fashion man, has parted ways with Yves Saint Laurent (an expensive fashion house), where he spent four years as creative and image director. During his time at YSL, Slimane refashioned the house in his own image with a series of bold moves: moving the line’s design studio to L.A. Show More Summary
After much speculation that Cara Delevingne was quitting modeling for good, the 23-year-old is telling her truth. As we told you, the Paper Towns star made a triumphant return as the face of Yves Saint Laurent's upcoming campaign — which was a bit surprising to those who believed her days as a supermodel were behind her. On [...]
After months of speculation, Hedi Slimane and Kering Group have both confirmed that the designer will be leaving his post at Saint Laurent. “What Yves Saint Laurent has achieved over the past four years represents a unique chapter in the history of the house,” said François-Henri Pinault, chairman and CEO of Kering, Saint Laurent’s owners. “I […]
Los Angeles-based designer Hedi Slimane, who reinvigorated the Yves Saint Laurent brand, is leaving the French luxury fashion label, parent company Kering announced in a Friday press release posted on the company's website. Slimane, Saint Laurent's now-former creative director, has lived in L.A. since...
Hedi Slimane is stepping down as the creative and image director of fashion brand Saint Laurent after four successful years. The 47-year-old fashion designer joined Maison Yves Saint Laurent in March 2012 and he presented his last collection during Paris Fashion Week. It is rumored that Anthony Vaccarello could be his successor. “I would like [...]
Cara Delevingne looks completely confident in a photo from her new campaign with Yves Saint Laurent, which was revealed on Wednesday (March 30). The 23-year-old model had seemingly left the industry behind when she penned an essay about how it negatively affected her earlier in the month. In response to fan uproar about why she [...]
Pierre Bergé is making headlines outside France for his comments about Islamic fashion on Europe 1 radio today. Radio France Internationale reports that Yves Saint Laurent's longtime business and life partner addressed the phenomenon of designers creating collections specifically geared toward the Muslim world. (Notable recent examples include Dolce &... More »
Pierre Berge, who was Yves Saint Laurent’s business and life partner until his death in 2008, appeared on Europe 1 French radio Wednesday to lambaste Western designers for making hijab and abaya for their Muslim customers. “These creators...Show More Summary
Cara Delevingne, who quit modeling in August of last year because the job made her “hate” herself, has made a brief (or not-so-brief) return to the fashion world in a new campaign for Yves Saint Laurent. “La Collection de Paris,” reports Fashionista, “may or may not be” the final campaign of YSL creative director Hedi Slimane, who’s had the job since 2012. Read more...