YVES SAINT LAURENT
This story first appeared in the March 23, 2009 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
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.