According to an interview with CNN, when Ford took Yves Saint-Laurent's eponymous fashion house in 1999 when parts of it were sold to the Gucci group, where Ford was creative director." Ford went on to say that at first the two were on amicable terms and Laurent was supportive, but that...

By LMD Fashion Squad3 June 2011 View Comments Print This Story T om Ford gives CNN an insightful interview on his relationship with Yves Saint-Laurent, his previous career as creative director at Gucci, and the things that frightened him about starting a fashion label with his own...

>> 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...

Kristin Scott Thomas dressed by Yves Saint Laurent in Harold Pinter's "Betrayal" The latest staging of Harold Pinter's Betrayald is directed by Ian Rickson and with Kristin Scott Thomas, Douglas Henshall and Ben Miles in the leading roles (in fact, with the exception of a solitary waiter,...

Tom Ford has revealed that at one point, he was receiving hate mail from Yves Saint Laurent, who passed away in 2008. Ford took over at Yves Saint Laurent in 1999, when parts of the Yves Saint Laurent fashion house were sold to the Gucci group. Tom says that at first, Yves was friendly towards...

Yves Saint Laurent is doing great things with dyed python next season. The wedges -- called Baobab -- are beyond. As in, beyond gorgeous, but also beyond pricey at HK$15,870. Eeksy-daisy. The Tribute just won't go away, but the more a brand pumps out a style in new variations, the more...

In case you all were wondering what I'm doing on a rainy Saturday afternoon - I'm lying in a warm pink bath - LUSH Candy Fluff Egg Bath Bomb - which smells amazing, burning a delicious Bath and Body Works Warm Vanilla Sugar candle and admiring my newly pedicured toes -Yves Saint Laurent No 142...

Christopher Sep 10, 2011 Brand: Yves Saint Laurent Year: 2000 Model: Sophie Dahl Photographer: Steven Meisel In 2000, Tom Ford's advertising campaign for the YSL fragrance Opium stirred serious controversy. The image of Sophie Dahl painted white wearing only a necklace and a piar of...

" So reads a letter from Yves Saint Laurent to Tom Ford, according to Ford in an interview with CNN. The late designer seemed to grow resentful of Ford and the direction of his eponymous label as the brand grew more profitable. Ironically, Ford talks about his fear of starting his own label...

Six months after the death of Yves Saint Laurent in 2008, filmmaker Pierre Thoretton began filming a documentary about the life of the legendary designer and his partner of 50 years, Pierre Bergé. But just before you think it's a film based on YSL's unsurpassed contribution to fashion's time...

 

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