>> After the latest round of Stefano Pilati-leaving-Yves Saint Laurent rumors were unleashed following house CEO Valerie Bermann's departure — these had Hedi Slimane set to replace Pilati in an imminent announcement — the house has taken to Twitter this afternoon to dispel the reports: "From...

The whole story is a little befuddling—even for us—so we are here to help! Check out our handy timeline to easily navigate the saga that is Stefano Pilati at YSL. THEN, October, 2010: Last fashion week, rumors were rampant that Spring 2011 would be Stefano Pilati's last collection as creative...

This afternoon, Yves Saint Laurent's official Twitter account tweet-smacked all of the blogs that have reported that Stefano Pilati is leaving the French fashion house with this message: "From YSL HQ in Paris... Pilati busy working on the next collection. All the rumors unfounded – he is here...

Stefano Pilati has extended his contract as the head designer at Yves Saint Laurent for another three years. After rumors circulated for two years that he would be fired (collections sales were poor). Some believe "Pierre Bergé (co founder of YSL) has no interest in seeing the YSL brand...

A few months ago when we reported that there might be a major shake-up among the Paris-based fashion houses, the likeliest option seemed to be that Stefano Pilati would leave Yves Saint Laurent for greener pastures. And now that both YSL's chief executive Valerie Hermann and her boss, Gucci...

Stefano Pilati , creative director of the house Yves Saint Laurent and develops the concept of creating sustainable and recycling it entered the heart of his creative process, allowing him to reinterpret the classics of the house. There are the emblematic figures of the refined YSL woman,...

Last season, the rumours began that Yves Saint Laurent designer Stefano Pilati, who has been at the label since 2000, would be replaced by another designer. It was said at the time: "Paris has been flooded with rumors that Pilati's position is under threat and that headhunters have been...

One comment Tweets that mention Business: Rumoured – Hedi Slimane Replacing Stefano Pilati at YSL? " Monday Flying -- Topsy.com Posted 24 February 2011 at 11:33AM This post was mentioned on Twitter by Stephie, Monday Flying. Monday Flying said: Rumoured – Hedi Slimane Replacing...

Wall Street Journal (blog) Paris Fashion Week: At Yves Saint Laurent, Stefano Pilati strikes back Los Angeles Times (blog) The ones studded with colored cabochon stones may just be the best runway shoes of the season. Photos: Looks from the Yves Saint Laurent fall-winter 2011 runway collection...

>> "Really, it's just the flavor," said Stefano Pilati, when describing his Pre-Fall 2011 collection for Yves Saint Laurent. "When you go back to look at these things, they are amazing, but you cannot wear them now." The flavor that he was referring to? Yves Saint Laurent's poignant Opium...

 

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