Hedi Slimane leaves Saint Laurent
of an announced separation story. After four years, Hedi Slimane leaves Saint Laurent. The contract that bound him to the Maison owned by Kering group is finished at the end of March 2016. And there was the renewal that the property, is many experts, it is hoped many consumers.
They were not the ones who gossip circulated from time then, but rumors of a will that clearly Slimane has not kept very secret http://kacamatapedia.com. What has pushed the creative Tunisian-Italian-French Saint Laurent to leave after four years of incredible success where he repositioned the brand in a masterly manner, bringing the brand to the knowledge of new generations with an incredibly contemporary vision, no one knows.
Moreover, if the first time, in 2001, Slimane left the Saint Laurent Man driving due to Tom Ford arrival, this time no one can imagine the reasons. Especially since he had a full autonomy of action. As it turns out, after all, the last fashion show in Paris where, duramte the week of ready-to-wear, has paraded actually a Haute Couture collection, with its icy representation of the glamorous 80’s, was the entirely outside of market logic and however he wanted and could send in their own catwalk thanks to its freedom of movement within the mark which directed.
The Kering statements, that of François-Henri Pinault and that of CEO Francesca Bellettini, just recognize the incredible work that Slimane has made in recent years by Saint Laurent. Between increased exposure and increased sales constantly double-digit, it has completely renovated the image and performance at an audience that Saint Laurent knew only previous versions and wrong he had been given both Tom Ford and Stefano Pilati, while only more agé could remember the infinite and unattainable greatness of the founder Yves Saint Laurent. The merit of Slimane is in having in the mark the same spirit of inquiry on this that gave the founder of that incredible premonition of what would happen in the near future.
Now everyone expects the name of his successor. In official Kering statement said that the announcement of the succession will be given in due course. Rumors continue to insist on Antony Vaccarello to succeed Slimane, but since it is a name already done for some time, it may be that it has been burned.They were also the years of the birth of Italian fashion, Giorgio Armani, Gianni Versace, Gianfranco Ferre and all the generation of the Milan Miracle, as later will be called.