Yves St. Laurent
“Chanel gave women freedom. Yves Saint Laurent gave them power.”
Pierre Bergé, Saint Laurent’s longtime partner
Yves St. Laurent in his office, working on designs.
“Mr. Saint Laurent revolutionised modern fashion with his understanding of youth, sophistication and relevance. His legacy will always be remembered.”
Francisco Costa, Calvin Klein designer
“Yves Saint Laurent invented everything, revisited everything, transformed everything to the service of a passion, to let woman shine and to free her beauty and mystery.”
François Pinault, founder and former CEO of the fashion group PPR