Yves Saint Laurent is a french luxury fashion house founded by Yves Saint Laurent and his partner, Pierre Bergé in 1961 it has been considered one of the world's most prominent fashion houses and known for its modern and iconic pieces, such as its tuxedo jackets for women. Throughout the years, the house kept true to its identity of absolute modernity and today it is one of the most prominent fashion houses of the twentieth century. Under the “Saint Laurent Paris” brand name, it offers a broad range of women’s and men’s ready-to-wear products, leather goods, shoes, jewellery and eyewear. In april 2016 Anthony Vaccarello has been appointed as creative director of the house.