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The designer will instead concentrate on the couture line, the brand’s fragrances and other projects, like designing stage costumes for Kylie Minogue’s upcoming tour.
‘For some time, I have found true fulfilment in working on the haute couture: it allows me to express my creativity and taste for research and experimentation,’ wrote Gaultier in a letter to WWD. ‘This is a new beginning, I will be able to express again my creativity fully and without constraints.’
We're sure he'll go out with a bang in Paris, and we can't wait. Bonne chance!