The headquarters of Yves Saint Laurent announced Stefano Pilati was leaving with this statement thanking him for his work. " Instrumental in the rebuilding and repositioning of an iconic French luxury brand. Under Stefano's guiding vision and artistic direction, the house has become a...

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...

power and audacity, attributes the brand reportedly felt made Jessica Chastain the perfect face for Manifesto, are pretty much missing in action. Verdict: Pleasant enough, but no more. As is so often the case, the bottle, which looks reasonably sophisticated in pictures, looks far less so in...

Looks From Yves Saint Laurent's New Vintage III Collection Yves Saint Laurent presents for the third consecutive time its capsule collection called New Vintage III , whose creations are from the recovery of unused fabric from previous collections. Stefano Pilati , creative director of the...

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...

Since 2002, he has been the head designer of the fashion house Yves Saint Laurent. The fashion house Georgio Armani hired him as an assistant in its men's ready-to-wear department in 1993, and the fashion house Prada asked Pilati to run its fabric research and development in 1995. In...

>> 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...

Back in September I went to get the Yves Saint Laurent Manifesto featuring Daria Werbowy. With it comes zippered cotton bag. So here you can have it. The rules to enter: Rules: 1) You have to be a follower of Dolls Factory BLOGLOVIN' || GFC || TWITTER || FACEBOOK 2) Leave a comment in...

>> "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...

'" Working at Yves Saint Laurent has also made Pilati think about more than just the clothes he wants to create. "I'm not a businessman," he says , "but I've become one by necessity." It's routine for fashion brands to give accessories prime real estate in their ad campaigns — because...

 

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