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The Evolution Of Yves Saint Laurent, From The '60s To Now

New creative director Hedi Slimane says the direction he's taking with the brand now pays homage to Saint Laurent's roots. Can you see it?

1966

An ad promoting the first boutique opening of YSL's Rive Gauche line.
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An ad promoting the first boutique opening of YSL's Rive Gauche line.

1973

An ad from the Fall/Winter 1973 collection.
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An ad from the Fall/Winter 1973 collection.

1974

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Via stilo.es
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1976

SS 74

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Via stilo.es
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1977

1979

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Via stilo.es
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1980

1980

Iman in Yves Saint Laurent ads.
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Iman in Yves Saint Laurent ads.

1981

Featuring Andie MacDowell.
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Featuring Andie MacDowell.

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1982

1985

1987

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1988

Starring Naomi Campbell.
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Starring Naomi Campbell.

1989

1990

1991

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1992

With Karen Mulder.
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With Karen Mulder.

1993

1995

1997

With Kate Moss.
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With Kate Moss.

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1999

A modern take on Mona Lisa.
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A modern take on Mona Lisa.

2000

2001

2002

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2003

Featuring Christy Turlington.
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Featuring Christy Turlington.

2005

With Karen Elson.
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With Karen Elson.

2006

Shot by Juergen Teller.
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Shot by Juergen Teller.

2007

Another campaign featuring Karen Elson.
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Another campaign featuring Karen Elson.

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2008

Kate Moss's vision is obscured by typography and bangs.
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Kate Moss's vision is obscured by typography and bangs.

2009

90s supermodel flashback with Christy Turlington.
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90s supermodel flashback with Christy Turlington.

2010

2011

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2012

Today

The controversial ad starring Courtney love.
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The controversial ad starring Courtney love.

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