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Fashion World Smack Down: The Catfight Between Designer Hedi Slimane and Fashion Writer Cathy Horyn Rages On

You know how sometimes you get in those fights that are so old and obtuse that you can’t even remember what they were originally about? Well, that’s exactly the kind…

Julie Gerstein | March 7, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Well Played: Jessica Chastain Plays It Cool At The Saint Laurent Show

Depressingly enough, I often find Jessica Chastain to be the walking manifestation of When Bad Clothes Happen To Fabulous People (see Exhibits A, B, and C), but this is one…

Rachel Krause | October 2, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Yves Saint Laurent Beauty Gets Social With A Facebook-Inspired Shadow Palette

Is this really happening? Have I stepped into a warped alternate reality in which Yves Saint Laurent (or shall I say, Saint Laurent Paris) deigns itself to something … low-budget?

Rachel Krause | July 16, 2012 - 9:20 am

Her 10 Best Looks: Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek may have recently admitted that she was acne-ridden and depressed for much of her 20s, but you wouldn’t know it from looking at her these days. The woman…

Julie Gerstein | April 4, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Fashion Musical Chairs: Who’s In Charge Where Right Now

British designer Christopher Kane won’t be replacing John Galliano at Dior. Kane’s was the latest name banded about as a possible replacement for Galliano. Kane says he’s statying in charge…

Julie Gerstein | February 28, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Natalie Portman’s Guy, Benjamin Millepied, Models For YSL’s Cologne

Sporting a blue suit and three day scruff, ballet dancer and Natalie Portman’s baby daddy, Benjamin Millepied, launched his modeling career, posing for Yves Saint Laurent. He’s shilling L’Homme Libre…

Julie Gerstein | July 19, 2011 - 3:40 pm

YSL Ad Banned For Simulating Drug Use

A commercial for Yves Saint Laurent’s Belle D’Opium fragrance has been banned in the U.K. because the ad supposedly shows models “simulating drug use.” The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA)…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 2, 2011 - 5:40 pm

YSL’s Men’s Sneaker Promo Video, AKA Hot Guys Standing Around

YSL has just come out with this promo video for its new line of men’s sneakers. With the cheesy video techniques and pumping electro music, the clip is kind…

Leonora Epstein | August 3, 2010 - 3:40 pm

YSL’s Speedy Delivery

Would you give up your BlackBerry if you could get mail in the form of a YSL clutch? We say: Oui. [The Daily] …

Leonora Epstein | July 28, 2010 - 11:40 am

Next In Nails: YSL’s Punchy French Mani

For the past few years, the French manicure has been on the style fence as a slightly tacky favorite. We predict that Yves Saint Laurent’s “couture manicure” nail polish set…

Leonora Epstein | June 16, 2010 - 11:40 am

$450 Will Buy You This YSL Travel Adapter … Or Another Plane Ticket

Add this to the list of things you don’t need—an Yves Saint Laurent travel adapter, which costs an astonishing $450. So what does this baby do? The gadget lets you…

Leonora Epstein | May 20, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Check This Out: YSL/UNIFEM For Women’s Anti-Violence Campaign

Happy International Women’s Day! (Congrats on having a vagina. And on being generally awesome. And so much more.)

If this all crept up on you, and you’re stuck…

Leonora Epstein | March 8, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Design Porn: Look Inside YSL’s Country Estate!

Yes, that’s a shot of the late Yves Saint Laurent’s former “country home.” But really, would you expect anything less from one of the most luxe fashion designers of all…

Leonora Epstein | November 13, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Do You Speak Fashion? Let Us Translate.

When it comes to highbrow fashion, even we get a bit lost when it comes to reading the obtuse critiques of fashion journalists or hearing the vague, but supposedly deep,…

Leonora Epstein | October 15, 2009 - 3:40 pm

Fashion Videos From Funny To Creepy

Yves Saint Laurent just released its Spring 2010 men’s video and the star is not so much an Adonis-like fellow complete with lovely face and six pack abs…

Lily Q | June 27, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Could These Heelless Shoes Be Any More Hideous?

Raphael Young’s uncle, Alexandre Narcy, spent the entirety of his working life designing shoes for Yves Saint Laurent. To this day, Narcy’s influences can be seen in many of the…

Lily Q | June 24, 2009 - 2:40 pm

From Chanel To YSL: Six Iconic Scents

With thousands of perfumes currently on the market and countless more constantly launching, how’s a girl to choose? As much as we’re intrigued by the latest in fresh…

Maureen Choi | September 2, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Ford’s New Model

Fashion designer Tom Ford knows this season’s hottest accessory is the baby bump and he wants to make one for his 2008 Collection. The dapper American legend raised Gucci, YSL,…

Simcha | March 11, 2008 - 2:31 pm