Yves Saint Laurent


Birth Date: August 1, 1936
Nationality: Algeria
The iconic designer, Algerian of French descent
passed away in 2008 after more than 50 years of
influencing the world of fashion. One of the most
influential French designers ever, YSL not only
revived couture but made ready to wear (pret a
porter) fashionable. He also was one of the first
designers to use black and Asian models in his
runway collections. The world mourned his passing
and the fashion world paid a visual tribute with the
August 2008 issue of Vogue Italia.


Yves Saint Laurent
V Magazine (Editorial)
published: August 2008
photographer: Inez and Vinoodh
Saint Laurent S/S 1996 Show
Saint Laurent (Shows)
published: 09/01/1996

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