Yves Saint Laurent's Final Bow

Yves Saint Laurent holds up a drawing of his cocktail dress design that won him first prize in 1953 in a fashion drawing competition, sponsored by the International Wool Secratariat, in Paris.
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Dressed for Success
Saint Laurent holds up a drawing of his cocktail dress design that won him first prize in 1953 in a fashion drawing competition. His success in the contest led to his job with Christian Dior.

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