A false encyclopaedic guide to the prêt-à-porter collections for Spring/Summer 2012.
Seventh chapter: Yves Saint Laurent
2. Hot Lips Phone
3. Ornament at Père Lachaise cemetery
Stefano Pilati has been heavily criticized for his rather traditional interpretation of the YSL heritage. It feels that his modern, 'red lips' mentality is in danger of gradually disappearing. Ironically, the patterns used in the latest collection resemble grave door decors of a Parisian cemetery.