Goodbye Gianfranco Ferrè

  1. Hi ladies, as you know I'm from Italy so this is a very important news in the tg I've heard few minutes ago. Today Gianfranco Ferrè died, he was 61 y.o.. He was very loved and the fashion world is sad. Just wanna let you know this news before the others.:crybaby:
  2. That is very sad. May he rest in peace.
  3. Italian fashion idol Ferre dies

    [​IMG] Gianfranco Ferre was known as "the architect of fashion"

    Italian fashion designer Gianfranco Ferre has died in a Milan hospital after suffering a brain haemorrhage.
    Ferre, 62, was found dead at 2100 (1900 GMT), said an announcement from San Raffaele hospital doctors. He was taken ill on Friday.
    He was stylistic director at Christian Dior in Paris from 1989 to 1997. Trained as an architect, he turned to fashion in the 1970s, starting with accessories before launching his own label, Baila. Ferre has received the highly acclaimed Italian fashion award 'L'Occhio d'Oro' several times.
  4. Sad. He will be sorely missed in the fashion world.
  5. How very very sad...

    Thanks for letting us know Alice!
  6. His bags sold well here in Italy.
  7. Very sad news.
  8. How sad and he was really quite young.:sad:
  9. Only 62, how terrible.
  10. I didn't hear this until now. That is far too young.
  11. oh no!
    i love his designs!
    he will be terribly missed
  12. My prayers to his family.