Yves Saint Laurent


Designer Anthony Vaccarello Succeeds Slimane at YSL

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Slimane is out, Vaccarello is in.Designer Anthony Vaccarello, 36, is the new creative director of Yves Saint Laurent, it was … [Read more...]

Hedi Slimane Leaves YSL Again

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Designer Hedi Slimane has left Yves Saint Laurent for the second time.Slimane, who joined YSL in 1996 as director of menswear, … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Must-See News

From Yves Saint Laurent's fall ad campaign

New York—News from this week centered for the mightiest and the smallest as well.Nothing in the discount world will seem … [Read more...]

Kering’s Q2 Sales Rise Despite Sharp Drop in Gucci Sales

From Yves Saint Laurent's fall ad campaign

Paris—It was a case of good news/bad news for Kering SA today as the luxurygoods conglomerate reported second quarter revenue that … [Read more...]

Kering Report Charts Sustainability Progress

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Paris—Kering is “making progress” towards reaching sustainability targets, two years after announcing a four-year program on … [Read more...]

Kering 2013 Profit Plummets on Company Restructure

Gucci held its Fall/Winter 14-15 runway show on Wednesday in Milan.

Paris—When Kering, the luxurygoods conglomerate behind Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Stella McCartney etc., said last November it … [Read more...]

Kering to Invest $20 Million in New Tannery

High-end Leathergoods: Le Dix Cartable M bag named for Balenciaga's 10 Avenue George V flagship boutique in Paris.

Paris—Kering, the luxurygoods conglomerate and owner of Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, and Bottega Veneta among others, is … [Read more...]

Kering Posts Q3 Fall in Sales as Gucci Falters

Status Look: Gucci rethinks the little black dress for fall

Paris—Much like its rival LVMH reported earlier this month, Kering SA today reported a slowdown in its third quarter sales due to … [Read more...]

Kering’s Half Year Profit Slides Due to Exited Businesses

Lady Buckle structured top-handle bag for fall from Gucci

Paris—Kering SA, parent to Gucci, today reported a steep decline in its first half profit as its luxury and sporting goods brands … [Read more...]

Red Alert: Louboutin Settles Suit with Charles Jourdan Footwear

Signature style: one of the latest pairs from Christian Louboutin featuring its trademarked red soles (Photo: Caroline Daily)

New York—After seeing red over what Christian Louboutin alleged was a trademark infringement of its iconic red-soled shoes, the … [Read more...]

It’s Official: PPR to Be Renamed “Kering”

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Paris—PPR, the luxury and sport brands conglomerate behind Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Puma, Bottega Veneta etc., confirmed today … [Read more...]

LE CATCH: Lace-up Sandals

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A few weeks ago I scored a pair of vintage mint-condition Yves Saint Laurent lace-up heels from the '70s and I literally have been … [Read more...]