Saint Laurent Paris' Heidi Slimane collection introduces the brands Spring/Summer 2013 take on menswear. Slimane has assumed a chief role at the company as the new creative director, leading commentators and journalists to eagerly anticipate her every move.
Slimane has certainly kept up with her promises to revolutionize the Saint Laurent Paris label while maintaining its authentic roots. In true YSL style are the assortment of tailored suits, updated here with sparkles, animal prints and polka dots.
These glam rock pieces shake up the fashion house's known appreciation of modesty and Parisian grace. In its place is a boisterous Americana spirit, visible here in the assortment of chunky bracelets and tight leather jackets. The shift in management may invite further changes.