French fashion designer Pierre Cardin passes away

Pierre Cardin, French fashion designer has died at the age of 98, his death was announced by French Academy of Fine Arts on Tuesday. He was known for his avant-garde style and Space Age designs.


"The House of Dior would like to pay tribute to #PierreCardin, an icon of creativity and reinvention who continually forged new paths in Haute Couture and ready-to-wear. The Space Age couturier started out his career as the head of our tailoring atelier alongside Monsieur Dior." - Dior tweeted.