Pierre Berge, the life partner of legendary Yves Saint Laurent, and the financial mind behind the YSL empire, decided to auction his private library – a collection of some of the most valuable books starting the 15th century to modern day. Edgar Allan Poe, William Shakespeare, James Joyce, the first edition of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island dating back to 1883 – are just some from a collection of 1000 manuscripts and books that the art passionate collector will have […]
LouLou de la Falaise – the eternal muse, and the first to have inspirited with her bold yet elegant style, was Yves Saint Laurent – a genius of the era, born in Algeria, with an almost inhuman sense of aesthetics and beauty. They first met five years after Yves and Pierre Berge, his life and business partner, opened up the eponymous fashion house – Yves Saint Laurent, back in 1963. She was his muse for thirty years, and became a close friend that […]
Gaspard Ulliel stars in the new Yves Saint Laurent film, by Bertrand Bonello, studded by sex, conflicts and truncated talent, ready to be released in September. Pure adrenaline – this is the undeniable emotion that anyone feels with just one click on the Saint Laurent trailer, the biopic about the modest French couturier, that unlike its predecessor movie – directed by Jalil Lespert, focusing on the romantic relationship between YSL and Pierre Bergé, who has given the film his approval – […]
The novelty of the makeup line from Yves Saint Laurent is that now the lipstick can be used as a blush also, and vice versa – a great beauty accessory for those who do not like to carry a lot of cosmetics in their bags – 2 in 1 Baby Doll Kiss & Blush. The collection includes 12 shades to suit every taste – doll pink and warm peach, red and natural, bright red and dark brown – choose the one that […]
Back in 1965, Yves Saint Laurent, designed a collection inspired and dedicated to one of the most famous artist of his time, dutch Piet Mondrian – known for using three primary colours in his paintings, plus white, divided by a black line. Today, the Mondrian geometry is used again, and YSL Beauté released a vibrant line of couture shadows, eleven colour combinations under the luxurious golden case with the historic brand’s logo, each containing five eye shadows to play with – […]
The bright pink peony flower – is the main source of inspiration for the Spring 2014 makeup collection of Yves Saint Laurent. Harmonious combination of shades of peonies for the eye shadows, an explosion of colour, new shades of gloss, nail polish and lipsticks – all to make you look spectacular and fresh.
Spray all over the length of you locks for a delicate scent that doesn’t dry hair out. Just one spritz detangles, repairs and adds shine, leaving each strand as soft as silk, not unlike the brand’s luxury scarves. Silk Perfume 200ml, €20.95 and Silk Perfume spray, €12.95, Balmain. Guerlain have had the brilliant idea of transforming their La Petite Robe Noire fragrance with a formula for use on fabric. Now, fans of the fragrance can scent their whole wardrobe with this handy spray which […]
Pierre Niney stars as Yves Saint Laurent in the film of the same name, which has been approved by the late fashion designer’s former partner, Pierre Bergé. At the press conference where a 21-year-old Saint Laurent is announced as the creative director of Dior, journalists bomb him with questions: ‘Do you not feel too young to be heading up the largest Haute Couture fashion house in France?‘ asks one. Another: ‘Can you tell us what you have in mind for […]