Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Pierre Cardin Hospitalized, soon to be released.
One of the giants of the fashion world, premier designer Pierre Cardin was hospitalized earlier, but is soon to be released from the hospital. read more...
The Italian-born French fashion designer was born on July 7, 1922 in San Biagio di Callalta. He is most well known for the geometric form of his designs, often forsaking the female form all together.
In the 1960's and 70's Cardin was at the top of the Avant-garde fashion movement, sometimes sacrificing practicality for innovation and experimentation. He was also known for his bold and colorful auto interior designs, collaborating with American Motors (AMC) in 1972-73.