Tag Archive: Yves Saint Laurent

When in Paris: stay at the 1930s Cinq Codet

   Louis Codet was a French writer, painter and alumni of the l’Académie Julian. Today the Louis-Codet street, located in the discreetly chic 7th arrondissement of Paris, hosts one of the finest hotels… Continue reading

Musée Yves Saint Laurent in Paris

Fifteen years after the Haute Couture activities of the house closed, the Musée Yves Saint Laurent opened its doors in Paris on 3rd October 2017. Located in a stunning hôtel particulier at 5 avenue Marceau,… Continue reading

Irving Perfect Penn at Le Grand Palais

  The Grand Palais, in Paris, currently hosts a major Irving Penn retrospective running until 29 January 2018. Penn is regarded as one of the greatest photographers of all time, and this exhibition… Continue reading

Yves Saint Laurent iconic setting

YSL gave the wow factor again by staging their Spring / Summer 2018 collection under the iconic Eiffel Tower last night, on the first day of Paris Fashion Week. Could it be more… Continue reading

CHARLOTTE GAINSBOURG and MICA ARGAÑARAZ for YSL

  Futuristic and sensual imagery graces the latest Yves Saint Laurent ad campaign, supervised by Anthony Vaccarello. Charlotte Gainsbourg and Mica Argañaraz, wear the famous sexy looks from the fall-winter 2017 collection. They… Continue reading

Paris Haute Couture by Flammarion and Olivier Saillard

“Worth Doucet, Poiret, Vionnet, Chanel, Schiaparelli, Grès, Dior, Balenciaga, Courrèges, Cardin, Saint Laurent, Lacroix, Gaultier, Alaïa….These geniuses could boast how haute couture’s precision was an architectural tool that the standardized prêt-à-porter industry could not… Continue reading

Saint Laurent Fall 2017 Ready to Wear

  “I couldn’t do a show without those golden years, but I wanted to take that further.” Anthony Vaccarello said about Yves Saint Laurent’s years of partying and debauchery, the source of inspiration… Continue reading

Anthony Vaccarello’s debut collection for Yves Saint Laurent

  Anthony Vaccarello played it safe at yesterday’s show under his artistic direction with 80s silhouettes and bouffant dresses. These shoes are probably the most iconic piece of the collection, highlighting the return… Continue reading

Palais Galliera Musée de la mode dissects its collection

  Olivier Saillard curates Anatomy of a Collection, an exhibition running until 16 October at Palais Galliera Musée de la mode in Paris. Saillard is probably one of the most innovative and brilliant French… Continue reading

Anthony Vaccarello reveals his first Saint Laurent campaign

  And it doesn’t feature clothes! Sober black and white portraits of individuals, crossed out with the words “Saint Laurent” this is Anthony Vaccarello’s first ad campaign for the brand. For this project, fifteen… Continue reading