Yves Saint Laurent was born 1st August 1936. He is most well known for being a fashion designer. Yves Saint Laurent has been said to have spurred on the couture’s rise from the sixties ashes. He was also the founder of the tuxedo for women. During the 1960s and 1970s, Yves Saint Laurent popularised fashion trends such as safari jackets, tight trousers and the classic tuxedo for women. Moving from fashion designer to perfumer, Yves Saint Laurent released a range of fragrances for both men and women. Yves Saint Laurent has become a household name for fragrances. Classic fragrances that are suitable for all occasions, Yves Saint Laurent has proved to be a firm favourite among people. Fragrances by the design house of Yves Saint Laurent are all classic fragrances but suitable for both the classic and modern man and woman. Yves Saint Laurent is also extremely well known for his ranges of cosmetics. Perfect for any night out, you can find cosmetics, fragrances and clothes all by the same design house! Before he died suddenly and unexpectedly in 2008, Yves Saint Laurent, had more than ensured that he had left behind a truly amazing legacy of fashion and also fragrances and cosmetics.