Sold - YVES SAINT LAURENT 1970s Harem Evening Pants As Worn By Loulou de la Falaise Size XS
These rare Yves Saint Laurent harem evening pants from the late 1970s are made of a lustrous black satin crêpe with perfect drape and structure. The pants feature a high waist with side closure (zipper and metal hook & eye) and ultrawide, billowing legs with elasticated hems. No material tag, probably rayon, heavy quality, unlined. Made in France.
Loulou de la Falaise wore the red version of these pants, pictured in Yves Saint Laurent's atelier, being at work with the master himself. This picture perfectly reflects the fit of these pants on a real body.
Tagged "F 36" - this equates to a D 34, I 40, US 2-4, UK 8, XS
Measurements (laid flat - relatively flexible in length due to the elasticated hems)
Waist 32,0 cm/12.6" (no stretch)
Inner leg length 73,0 cm/28.7"
Outer leg length 105,0 cm/41.3"