Yves Saint Laurent was a huge designer in the 1980s. He started in the 50s where he was hea designer for the House of Dior. In 1983, he was the first fashion designer given a solo exhibit by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He was known for introducing the tuxedo suit for women. In this picture, Iman walked for his fashion show in 1989.
Yves Saint Laurent (French 1936-2008). Earrings, 1983-4. Glass, rhinestones, and metal. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Yves Saint Laurent, 1987 (2009.300.2224a, b). #earrings #jewelry