• Loulou de la Falaise: Yves Saint Laurent's reluctant muse

    One year ago - By The Guardian

    For 30 years, she helped Saint Laurent see things through rose-coloured glasses. A new book reveals why the troubled designer was drawn to his right-hand woman's more-is-more style
    Loulou de la Falaise, a woman whose Wikipedia entry starts by describing her as “a fashion muse”, always gave the idea short shrift. “To me, a muse comes to have cookies and a chat and looks frightfully smart,” she said. “I didn't see it as someone who worked as hard as I did.”
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