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Saint Laurent: When Fashion Meets Old Rock Icons

The Saint Laurent house is getting back to its roots with new campaign stars like Marilyn Manson, Courtney Love, and Ariel Pink in self-styled looks. (WWD)—RAY SIEGEL BRAND STORY – The origin of the brand According to Saint Laurent, the house’s ties to the rock world were cemented in 1971, when the founding couturier dressed Mick Jagger and his wife-to-be Bianca for their nuptials in Saint-Tropez. Slimane revived the tradition during his first stint at YSL in the late Nineties and made it a leitmotif of his fashion career at Dior Homme, dressing rockers including The Libertines, The Kills and Franz Ferdinand over the years. (WWD)  Fashion Designer and Photographer Hedi Slimane understands YSL’s history with Rock Royalty. You may want to see more picture of trashy rocky HERE (Slimane’s ongoing photography project ‘Rock Diary’.) THE MEANING – Fashion meets rock The Glorification of rock’n’ roll, drugs, and provocation is not new and still very efficient to put some light on the brand and creating a  little buzz. Saint Laurent here is using the sacralization …