Hotel George V

Haute couture’s backstage – Musée Yves Saint Laurent

Lyon is a major French city reputed since centuries for bringing together some of most renowned fabric manufactures. Yves Saint Laurent, at his times, was so impressed by the techniques and fabric creations of the know-how Lyon houses that he was one of the first giving them his entire trust. This alliance between YSL and Lyon’s industries helped to create incredible collections that are still an iconic symbol of Parisian haute couture. 
About 30 models are presented, showing the talent of YSL and the impressive quality of all sorts fabrics he used and was inspired by : silk, muslin, taffeta… 


Running until December 5th 2021
Open from Thursday to Sunday
Hotel George V
31 avenue George V
75008 Paris, France
Ph.+33 1 49 52 71 07
Fax +33 1 49 52 70 05

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