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Was Slimane's show a swan song?

No one knows if his recent collection for Saint Laurent will be his last one for the label.

The basis of the show was an ultra-minidress just brushing the bottom, belted in at the waist, with a single soaring shoulder poof.


IT didn't feel like a wake - although it was, essentially, one long paean to the past. In fact, Hedi Slimane's maybe-possibly-but-no-one-knows-could-be last show for Saint Laurent resembled nothing so much as historically accurate immersive theatre: a 1980s Helmut Newton photograph...

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