we’ll crash-diet for a date with Hedi if that’s what it takes.; born July 5, 1968) is a French photographer and fashion designer.
From 2000 to 2007, he held the position of creative director for Dior Homme (the menswear line of Christian Dior).
From 2012 to 2016, he was the creative director for Yves Saint Laurent. At 11, he discovered photography, received his first camera and learned black and white darkroom printing.
Founded: 1945Designer: Olivier Rousteing When he’s not taking selfies with models on Mykonos, 29-year-old Rousteing is designing luxed-up leathers.
Which is good, because splashy pants and a badass coat can help you get away with wearing a white tee to the club.
Today Brown lives and works in rural Norfolk with his iconic Old Town label.
By the late Nineties Bowie started to work with the then upcoming fashion wunderkind Alexander Mc Queen who created costumes for his 1996 tour, as well as the Union Jack coat Bowie wears on the cover of the 1997 album by fashion director Jo Levin in Paul Smith suits and brown Grenson brogues – the singer had long been a fan of Smith’s work and the designer recalls, “He once came into the Fifth Avenue shop and bought every shirt in his size. Thrilling.” One of the images from this shoot is still on the wall outside the fashion office and looks as fresh today as it did 20 years ago.
At 16, without fashion in mind, Slimane started making his own clothes.
He studied Art History at the École du Louvre and completed a tailor apprenticeship at a men's designer house.
Sadly, the very last project of Bowie’s life was a collaboration with his old friend Smith on a limited-edition Dark Star T-shirt design.
Smith had them hanging on the installation he had created for the January 2016 London Collections with the Pace Gallery – it was, by coincidence, the day that the news came through that Bowie had died.
It was Yamamoto who designed the kimonos and knitted unitards that came to personify the era– and helped invent glam rock.