Tag Archives: Yves Saint Laurent

The Stagnant Way of Saint Laurent

Saint Laurent Spring 2016 Menswear

Saint Laurent Spring 2016 Menswear

The Menswear Spring 2016 shows have officially ended. One highlight of the menswear collections was Saint Laurent. It wasn’t a highlight, because of great design or references that were used in the collection. It was a highlight, because it left me wondering, how could such an historic and significant fashion
house remain so stagnant? The answer is Hedi Slimane.  Continue reading

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YSL ad Banned by Advertising Watchdog Group

YSL’s most recent ad has been banned by a UK advertising watchdog group. The reason for the ad being banned was that the model in said ad looked “unhealthily underweight.” Apparently, the ad was featured in the UK edition of Elle magazine. Continue reading