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Must Read: Keanu Reeves Is the New Face of Saint Laurent, Teens Are Getting Rich off of Depop

Plus, former YSL designer Stefano Pilati is breaking away from luxury fashion.
Keanu Reeves for Saint Laurent. Photo: David Sims 

Keanu Reeves for Saint Laurent. Photo: David Sims 

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.

Keanu Reeves is the new face of Saint Laurent
Anthony Vaccarello has chosen Keanu Reeves as the face of Saint Laurent's Fall 2019 collection campaign. The new imagery is shot by celebrated photographer David Sims and maintains the French luxury house's iconic black-and-white visual codes. For this fashion shoot, Reeves is seen wearing a boxy leather jacket and black jeans, staying true to his own personal style. {Dazed

Teens are getting rich off of Depop
Depop launched eight years ago in Milan and has since built a user base that's 13 million strong, representing 147 countries around the world. In a conversation with Business Insider, the company's Vice President of Marketplace Rachel Swidenbank explains how the social app's shopping experience perfectly aligns with Gen Z's shopping habits, and how some teens are making big bucks from flipping their clothes and sneakers. Some Depop sellers can pull in as much as $300,000 a year on the app, and have been able to buy houses and cars before they even turn 18. {Business Insider

Former YSL designer Stefano Pilati on breaking away from luxury fashion 
Stefano Pilati, who served as the creative director of Yves Saint Laurent from 2004 to 2012, launched Random Identities in 2017 on Instagram, as a way to step outside of the luxury fashion world and reach a new audience. The line, which debuted in late 2018 on Ssense, is rooted in accessible pricing and based on Pilati's notoriously large personal wardrobe. In an interview with Business of Fashion, Pilati outlines his goals for the new label and discusses what it's like to run a fashion company out of Berlin. {Business of Fashion

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How Dior's Cruise 2020 show in Africa started a new cultural conversation 
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Meme fashion designers on the importance of ridiculous garments
I-D spoke with the kings and queens of meme fashion to understand how some of their statement-making garments wind up as the internet's viral punching bag. After talking to the people behind denim panties and asymmetrical jeans, it became clear that these love them/hate them pieces are "born out of a frustration in the studio, a desire to challenge the mundanity of the everyday and an encouragement to their customers to inject a bit of themselves into the process." {I-D

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