• Short Summary

    WITH JUST A FEW EXCEPTIONS, THE FASHION EXPERTS ARE AGREED...YVES ST LAURENT, THE 25-YEAR-OLD FORMER?

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    WITH JUST A FEW EXCEPTIONS, THE FASHION EXPERTS ARE AGREED...YVES ST LAURENT, THE 25-YEAR-OLD FORMER DIOR WONDER BOY HAS A SUCCESS ON HIS HANDS WITH HIS FIRST SHOW SENSE HANDS THE HOUSE OF DIOR PARTED COMPANY 18 MONTHS AGO.HIS TINY SALON, SLIGHTLY OFF THE BEATEN TRACK IN RUE SPONTINI, IN THE RESIDENTIAL AREA OF THE ETOILE DISTRICT IN PARIS WAS FILLED TO OVERFLOWING FOR THIS SPECIAL DEBUT ON JANUARY 29TH - TO FACE THE JUDGEMENT OF PARIS.AND THE VERDICT, SO MANY READILY GAVE: ST.LAURENT NEED NEVER TRY TO BE ANOTHER DIOR.AS ST.LAURENT HE HAS SHOWN THAT FOR INDIVIDUALITY AND CRAFTSMANSHIP HE IS AMONG THE WORLD'S BEST FASHION DESIGNERS.

    PEOPLE WHO ARRIVED EARLY FOR THE SHOW FOUND IT WAS EVERY MAN FOR HIMSELF.MANY HAD TO FIGHT TO GET IN.WHEN THEY FINALLY FOUND TOE-ROOM THEY WERE ENTERTAINED TO A SHOW DOMINATED BY SIMPLE, EASY-TO-WEAR GARMENTS.AND AFTER IT WAS OVER CAME THE NEWS - A TOP LONDON STORE HAD BOUGHT THE WHOLE COLLECTION.THE STORE'S CUSTOMERS WILL SEE STYLES YOUNG AND CASUAL WITH A NAUTICAL AIR.FAVOURITES COLOURS ARE NAVY BLUE AND WHITE.THE "SACK" LOOK IS GIVEN A LIFT WITH LOOSELY BELTED COSSACK BLOUSES, AND THE HEMLINES: JUST BELOW THE KNEE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACN2B5UGN32WE12WLGR1KEOPYT
    Media URN:
    VLVACN2B5UGN32WE12WLGR1KEOPYT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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