Sunday, June 01, 2008

In memoriam: Yves Saint Laurent

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Fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent died June 1 of an undisclosed illness. Saint Laurent had been a leading name in the fashion industry since his arrival in Paris in 1953, and was a student of Dior. He was renowned for his versatility in fashion, and developed the first "smoking suit" woman's tuxedo.

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