Yves Saint Laurent …black, cinched waistlines, mesh knits, glamour.

Pilati’s Farewell to YSL – Yves Saint Laurent creative director Stefano Pilati presented his final collection for the label’s fall 2012 preview shown during Paris Fashion Week. It was announced a week ago that the Italian designer would leave the iconic brand after being at the helm since 2004. Pilati’s successor has yet to be named although former Dior Homme designer Hedi Slimane has been rumored for some time.