Saint Laurent's Latest Goes Back To Its Colourful Roots

A bygone era casts its shadow on future fashion.

BY Guan Lin | Dec 14, 2016 | Accessories

Above: Canvas backpack, SGD1,690, by Saint Laurent | Photographs by Raymond Lee | Styling by Lim Siu Fang


Art Décor’s exuberant lust for life served as abrupt deliverance from the austerities of WWI and plunged France into a decade of overindulgence. If this were symbolic of the overhauled house of Saint Laurent, may the pastiche of its past and the carnal flair of newly appointed Creative Director Anthony Vaccarello come together to offer us a glimpse into an unprecedented, unapologetically indulgent fashion yet to come.


Leather sneakers, SGD1,260, by Saint Laurent.


Canvas backpack, SGD1,690, by Saint Laurent.


Leather sneakers, SGD1,070, by Saint Laurent.

First published in Esquire Singapore's December issue.