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Safilo’s Family of Brands: Yves Saint Laurent

The look: From men’s lightweight aviators to feminine injection-molded oversize designs, the frames bear the maison’s YSL logo.

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WWD Milestones issue 03/23/2009

YVES SAINT LAURENT

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Launched: 2001

The look: From men’s lightweight aviators to feminine injection-molded oversize designs, the frames bear the maison’s YSL logo and sometimes details such as the Muse padlock, front and center.

Key moment: When YSL models walked the runway in Paris wearing black wraparound sunglasses for fall 2008.

Famous fans:
Madonna, Claudia Schiffer, Tilda Swinton, Kylie Minogue.

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