07 Mar '13, 2pm

Cathy Horyn: "Without the Saint Laurent label, Mr. Slimane’s dresses wouldn’t attract interest- they’re not special"

Take Saint Laurent . One of the first things the new designer, Hedi Slimane, did was to remove “Yves” from the label, thereby severing a symbolic connection to the founder, and everything he stood for, like good taste and feminine power. But it was also a test of the label’s enduring appeal. Who needed the extra syllable when Saint Laurent was virtually lodged in people’s ears, and so much fun to say? Mr. Slimane has been the talk of Paris Fashion Week , or at least the closing days, largely because he showed a grunge collection of baby-doll dresses and flannel shirts, which I viewed online because I was not invited to the show. Opinion varied widely. Many people said the clothes looked like stuff sold at Topshop or a thrift store, while others defended Mr. Slimane’s approach and identified pieces, like a pink fur chubby, that relate back to Yves’s designs of the late ’60s...

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