Guests listen to the opening speech at the opening night of the Yves Saint Laurent Style is Eternal exhibition at Bowes Museum on July 9, 2015 in Barnard Castle, United Kingdom. The exhibition of Yves Saint Laurent clothing is appearing in the United Kingdom for the first time.
It presents fifty items including some of the designers most iconic garments from the Russian Collection, the Mondrian dresses and the Tuxedo. The legendary French designer launched his own fashion house with Pierre Berge in 1962 and was a major influence in the fashion world. He retired in 2002 and died in 2008.