Posts Tagged ‘ Yves Saint Laurent ’

Fashion agenda: Tokyo Fashion Week, Yves Saint Laurent retrospective

March 16, 2012
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Fashion agenda: Tokyo Fashion Week, Yves Saint Laurent retrospective

For those mourning the end of the catwalk show season in the major fashion capitals, there are still plenty of stylish dates to get excited about including Tokyo Fashion Week and Russia Fashion Week, as well as exhibitions from the likes of Chanel and YSL. Read about all the biggest upcoming events here. Mercedes-Benz...

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La Collection Lives!

March 13, 2012
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La Collection Lives!

Nose Candy March 13, 2012  4:58 pm In addition to building one of the most successful fashion houses in the business, Yves Saint Laurent left a pretty lasting fragrance legacy. Opium, his original spicy oriental that changed the perfume game in 1977, frequently appears on “most iconic” flacon lists, while newer launches from the brand,...

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Paris Fashion Week top trends: Feathers, sparkle and Eastern influences

March 9, 2012
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Paris Fashion Week top trends: Feathers, sparkle and Eastern influences

After nine days of catwalk presentations, Paris Fashion Week came to a close March 7, with some of the world’s most prestigious fashion houses showcasing their Fall/Winter 2012 collections. Here is a roundup of some of the biggest trends to emerge from the event, where leather came in all shapes and forms and green...

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EXCLUSIVE: Katy Perry Takes Paris; We Take A Powder With Her Makeup Artist

March 6, 2012
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EXCLUSIVE: Katy Perry Takes Paris; We Take A Powder With Her Makeup Artist

Celebrity Looks March 6, 2012  11:33 am Katy Perry arrived at Paris fashion week last week with a bang. A day into the season’s festivities, the blue-haired pop star showed up to Karl Lagerfeld’s Hogan dinner and compared her Balmain minidress to the stylings of a “Vegas hooker,” much to the amusement of the blogosphere,...

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Yves Saint Laurent: Pilati Bids Farewell

March 5, 2012
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Yves Saint Laurent: Pilati Bids Farewell

Stefano Pilati staged his last show for Yves Saint Laurent on Monday night, March 5, bringing down the curtains on his seven-year reign at the famed Paris fashion house with a finely polished, artfully judged tuxedo-based collection. Before an audience featuring all of the fashion industry’s acknowledged experts and editors, Pilati earned a standing...

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Madina Milano: The Haul Report

February 28, 2012
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Madina Milano: The Haul Report

The Stock List February 28, 2012  11:35 am With the shows in Milan officially wrapped, we can’t say we brought a ton of new acquisitions from the Italian fashion capital to Paris. It’s not that we didn’t want to spend hours in Corso Como, Prada, and Miu Miu. It’s that our better judgment (and steadily decreasing...

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Hedi Slimane, ex-Dior, to move to YSL: industry sources

February 25, 2012
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Hedi Slimane, ex-Dior, to move to YSL: industry sources

Hedi Slimane, the fashion designer credited with having revolutionised menswear at Christian Dior, is to become creative director at Yves Saint Laurent (YSL), industry sources told AFP Saturday. “He is becoming the new director at Yves Saint Laurent,” one industry insider said, adding that the two sides had already a contract. Sources said the...

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Yves Saint Laurent’s Superlatively Tailored Underground

January 21, 2012
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Yves Saint Laurent’s Superlatively Tailored Underground

The theatrical decadence of the Seventies might have been the well-spring of the latest Yves Saint Laurent menswear collection, but the result was the most modern fashion statement seen on the Continent this season. Made virtually entirely in black – with just dashes of gray, tiny touches of metallic silver and cut with a...

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