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Talitha Getty by Jeanloup Sieff for Vogue Paris, February 1970.

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EXCLUSIVE: Saint Laurent Buys Major Private Collection of Vintage Clothes

Saint Laurent has acquired Olivier Châtenet’s complete collection of vintage YSL clothes, consisting of 4,000 pieces dating from 1966 to 1985.

clock August 6, 2020Joelle Diderich

Models dressed in gowns take the stage during the fashion show to benefit the restoration of the Chateau of Versailles, five American designers matching talents with five French couturiers at the Versailles Palace on November 28, 1973 in Versailles, France...Article title: 'One night and pouf! It's gone!Battle of Versailles, Versailles

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The Battle of Versailles Fashion Show, 1973

That landmark show, anointed as the Battle by WWD’s legendary editor John B. Fairchild, pitted five French designers against five from the USA and became one for the history books.

clock July 7, 2020Miles Socha

Pat Cleveland eating a sandwich backstage during the fashion show to benefit the restoration of the Chateau of Versailles, five American designers matching talents with five French couturiers at the Versailles Palace on November 28, 1973 in Versailles, France...Article title: 'One night and pouf! It's gone!Battle of Versailles, Versailles

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A Look Back at The Battle of Versailles Fashion Show in 1973

That landmark fashion show, pitted five French designers against five from the U.S.A. and became one for the history books.

clock July 1, 2020WWD Staff

Yves Saint Laurent and Betty Catroux in Marrakech

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Fashion Rallies for French Coronavirus Auction

The sale organized by Laurence Benaïm will include a chair designed by Hedi Slimane, and sketches by Giorgio Armani and Alber Elbaz.

clock April 20, 2020Joelle Diderich

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Obituary: Textile Industrialist Maurice Bidermann, 87, Dies

With licenses including Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein, Bidermann’s U.S. arm was a training ground for many of the industry’s key executives.

clock March 31, 2020WWD Staff

Swiss hosiery brand Fogal

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Swiss Hosiery Brand Fogal Is Keeping Up With the Times

The hosiery brand, which will celebrate its centenary in 2021, is being relaunched under new leadership and creative direction.

clock March 10, 2020Fleur Burlet

Outfits in the “Betty Catroux, Yves Saint Laurent, Feminine Singular” exhibition at the Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Paris.

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Yves Saint Laurent Museum Celebrates Muse Betty Catroux

Saint Laurent creative director Anthony Vaccarello received carte blanche for the exhibit at the Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Paris.

clock February 28, 2020Joelle Diderich

Betty Catroux and Anthony Vaccarello

Fashion Scoops

Paris Fashion Week Crowd Takes in Betty Catroux Exhibit

Rami Malek, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Charlotte Casiraghi were among the first to discover the exhibition at the YSL Museum.

clock February 28, 2020Lily Templeton

Saint Laurent RTW Fall 2020

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Saint Laurent RTW Fall 2020

Anthony Vaccarello used Latex to put his spin on fashion’s throwback bourgeois trend. 

clock February 26, 2020Booth Moore

Didier Grumbach Kenzo Takada Legion of Honor

Fashion Scoops

Didier Grumbach Was Right There When Ready-to-Wear Was Born

The fashion executive recounts his long career in a new book, offering a more personal take on fashion history.

clock February 7, 2020Miles Socha

Loulou de la Falaise, Saint Laurent and Betty Catroux in 1978.

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Saint Laurent Museum to Spotlight Muse Betty Catroux

For the first time, the institution is giving Saint Laurent creative director Anthony Vaccarello carte blanche for the exhibition.

clock February 5, 2020Joelle Diderich

A look at Vogue Germany's fashion exhibition at Villa Stuck Museum.

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Vogue Germany Fetes 40th Anniversary With Fashion Exhibition

The exhibition comes amidst major restructurings at Condé Nast Germany.

clock October 9, 2019Quynh Tran

From the exhibition “Les coulisses de la haute couture à Lyon."

Fashion Scoops

Yves Saint Laurent Fabric Exhibition Set for Lyon

The show will be held at the Musée des Tissus de Lyon between Nov. 9 and March 8.

clock September 11, 2019Jennifer Weil

Claude Lalanne and Yves Saint Laurent in 1969.

Fashion Scoops

Sotheby’s Paris to Auction Personal Collection of Les Lalanne

Items from the home and studio of Claude and François-Xavier Lalanne will go under the hammer in Paris on Oct. 23 and 24.

clock July 22, 2019Leila Roker

The Balenciaga day dress from 1968 with a deconstructed shoulder from Azzedine Alaïa's personal archive

Fashion Features

Late Designer Azzedine Alaïa’s Personal Couture Archive Revealed – to Students

Four lucky Parsons students were allowed into Alaïa’s personal archive of more than 10,000 couture garments as part of the school’s first “Archiving Fashion” summer course.

clock July 19, 2019Fleur Burlet

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