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Luxury, star power and bravado meet at Saint Laurent's L.A. fashion show

Luxury, star power and bravado meet at Saint Laurent's L.A. fashion show

The City of Light touched down in the City of Angels on Wednesday night in the form of the Saint Laurent Los Angeles show, a runway presentation of the French luxury label’s fall 2016 menswear collection and part one of its women’s ready-to-wear collection.

It marked the first time the Kering-owned brand has mounted a full-scale fashion show in the L.A. area, where artistic director Hedi Slimane has lived since 2008 and the label’s atelier has been located since 2012. And although the event was technically a look at what will be hitting retail six to nine months from now, the combination of the black-and-white billboards and posters plastered all over town,...

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