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...

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...

Before his resort show yesterday, YSL's Stefano Pilati talk to WWD about the criticism he's faced, particularly from bloggers. "My fashion has never tried to be editorially oriented. My research was more subtle, on the edge to the more boring," he told WWD. He clarified that his clothes aren't...

>> What's next for ousted Yves Saint Laurent designer Stefano Pilati? For the moment, he's not planning to jump back into the fray — or to do anything else for that matter. Pilati told the audience that assembled to listen to him talk at the French Institute Alliance Française Tuesday night...

stefano pilati for YSL fall winter 2012 / ph: gorunway.com, vogue stefano pilati presented his last collection for the house of yves saint laurent in paris yesterday. news of hedi slimane replacing stefano pilati broke two hours after raf simons showed his last collection for the house of...

>> "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...

10 things you need to know about the Karl Lagerfeld London flagship store: 1. The address: 145-147 Regent Street. 2. You can buy little Karls there (see image below). 3. The bags are to die for. Remember, Karl Lagerfeld also designs for Chanel. You do the math. 4. In addition to little...

Here's 5 things you need to know before seeing her major motion picture debut: 1. Who's staring? The Fault In Our Stars', Nat Wolff (Issac) is co-starring alongside the model. Cara actually believes if it wasn't for Nat, she wouldn't have gotten the role. During their audition together...

>> Stefano Pilati has an appreciation for things like Pee-Wee Herman, Glee, Rihanna, and LCD Soundsystem (which now provides music for Yves Saint Laurent 's shows), but he also knows how to get serious. Yves Saint Laurent's sales have gone from nearly $100 million in losses to a profit, he...

I need to start this ode to Kinder Aggugini with an apology for the poor image quality of shots taken above. The collection for Spring Summer 2013 is quite frankly the best I've seen from the brand and sadly I had only an iPad to capture the magic as it happened on the catwalk. This season...

 

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