Yvan Mispelaere Out as DVF Creative Director His abrupt departure was announced just 48 hours after von Furstenberg’s spring runway show, which was met with mixed reviews. By Rosemary Feitelberg on September 12, 2012 After two-and-a-half years as creative director at Diane von Furstenberg, Yvan Mispelaere is out the door. This story first appeared in the September 12, 2012 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today. To continue reading this article... Subscribe Now Log In WWD logo This Article is Exclusive to Archive Subscribers To read the full article please contactWWD's Subscription Customer Service.