Hedi Slimane presented his first show for Celine on October 1st. Both praised and harshly criticised, the designer chose to respond to his critics with a statement broadcast on TMC's "5 minutes de mode".
It must have been a somewhat tricky week for Anthony Vaccarello, the creative director of Saint Laurent, with his far more famous predecessor, Hedi Slimane, being the center of attention once again in Paris.
Anthony Vaccarello, known for his rock-chic, asymmetrical looks, has renewed his contract with Saint Laurent for another three years, industry sources with first-hand knowledge of the matter told FashionNetwork.com.
Fluidity that was – counter-intuitively – often represented in patchwork clothing was the key to a rather brilliant collection from Jonathan Anderson, one that seems likely to define the current London season.