We love our leather jackets here, that’s why we decided to review one of the top fashion brands in the world and see just how their leather jackets hold up. Yves Saint Laurent (YSL), also known today as Saint Laurent, is one of the top luxury fashion houses in the world. The iconic French company was founded by Yves Saint Laurent, who as a teen fled to Paris from his birthplace of Algeria and began working for Christian Dior, who was known as the top dressmaker of the time, before embarking on his own fashion endeavors. After gaining recognition for his unique sense of style and fresh ideas him and his partner, Pierre Berge opened YSL in 1961 after Saint Laurent returned from a stint in the Algerian army.
Throughout the 60s and 70s, the brand got noticed for popularizing fashion trends like the tuxedo suit for women, tight pants with thigh high boots, and safari jackets for both men and women. YSL rose to fame with his
By the 1980s, Saint Laurent was a fashion icon. Today, their ever-expanding market of luxury items includes a range of ready to wear clothing, leather good and shoes, as well as makeup and jewelry.