Tag Archives: Yves Saint Laurent

Une Parure

A few days ago, I wrote about the Haute Couture show at the Paris City Hall. In their materials on the web page, they had a list of important dates in the history of French Couture. Here is the translation … Continue reading

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En vogue

The must-see exhibit in Paris this spring is free. The Paris City Hall (Hôtel de Ville) is hosting “Paris Haute Couture” featuring the most beautiful pieces selected from the musée Galliera as well as other prestigious institutions, many of which … Continue reading

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Voir disparaître

This week, I went to the Kabuki : Costumes du théâtre japonais exhibit at the Fondation Pierre Hergé – Yves Saint Laurent in Paris. It’s on until July 15, so you’ve still got a few days to check it out. Knowing … Continue reading

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Apenage

Breaking fashion news: in a New York court today, Christian Louboutin, the French god of red-soled shoes, lost a case against Yves Saint Laurent for infringing against said distinctive soles. The court said that the color red wasn’t a unique … Continue reading

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Prêt-à-porter

Today I saw the Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche Exhibit at the Fondation Pierre Bergé Yves Saint Laurent in Paris. I must admit that after having seen the huge YSL retrospective at the Petit Palais last year, this show was … Continue reading

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Mettre à jour

If you like fashion, you may enjoy WWD; 100 Years, 100 Designers WWD; 100 Years, 100 Designers. WWD stands for Women’s Wear Daily, the newspaper for the fashion industry. In their first edition, June 1910, they explained their mission as … Continue reading

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