Anthony Vaccarello Archive

Yves Is Back at Saint Laurent

PARIS, France — “A clin d’oeil, a wink,” was Anthony Vaccarello’s description of his debut at Saint Laurent on Monday night. He wanted to lighten the legacy he’s inherited. “It’s heavy,” he said. “Everyone has their own interpretation, and I know I can’t please everyone. But neither could Yves.” Or, he might have added, the handful of designers who have carried the torch since Saint Laurent’s retirement in 2002: Alber Elbaz, …

Anthony Vaccarello Puts Brand on Hold

PARIS, France — Anthony Vaccarello will not hold a fashion show for his namesake brand during Paris Fashion Week this September in order to concentrate on his new responsibilities at the creative helm of Yves Saint Laurent. “This adventure has been amazing but I now feel the need to fully focus on this new project,” the designer said in a statement, thanking those who have supported …