Fashion Designer Hubert de Givenchy Dies

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Fashion Designer Hubert de Givenchy Dies

- teenvogue.com
13 Mar 2018
Fashion designer Hubert de Givenchy has died at the age of 91, the Los Angeles Times reports . The iconic designer was the founder of the legacy high-fashion brand Givenchy, which has existed since 1952. He made a name for himself dressing actress Audrey Hepburn for seven of her movies including the critically acclaimed film, Breakfast at Tiffany s. The two became good ...

Remembering his Lincolns

13 Mar 2018
In the late 1970s Ford retained the services of four well-known fashion designers. Three were couturiers - Emilio Pucci, Bill Blass and Hubert de Givenchy - and the fourth was jewellery designer Ralph Destino, of Cartier. The designers were asked to put their personal colour, material and trim selections on special Lincoln Mark V 'Designer Series' cars.
- cardesignnews.com

Pillar of romantic elegance in fashion

- gq.co.za
13 Mar 2018
Hubert de Givenchy, the French couturier who upheld a standard of quintessentially romantic elegance in fashion for more than four decades, dressing the likes of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Grace Kelly and memorably Audrey Hepburn, in a little black dress, in the movie Breakfast at Tiffany's, died Saturday at his home outside Paris. He was 91.

The Man Who Dressed Audrey and Jackie

13 Mar 2018
An aristocrat by birth and a designer by passion, Hubert de Givenchy was a force in French fashion for more than four decades. With a keen eye for color and cut, he dressed some of the 20th century's biggest icons, including Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Grace Kelly. But his most famous partnership was with Audrey Hepburn -- his muse and patron whom he styled both on- and ...
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Famed French Fashion Icon Hubert de Givenchy Dead

- thehemponair.com
13 Mar 2018
Hubert de Givenchy, the French fashion design icon who dressed the likes of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Grace Kelly, and of course Audrey Hepburn in that memorable little black dress in the film Breakfast at Tiffany's, died this past Saturday at his home just outside of Paris at the age of 91. His longtime partner Philippe Venet, himself a former couture designer, ...

Remembering Hubert de Givenchy

13 Mar 2018
When I visited a windswept Calais last June, I knew it would be an exceptional opportunity to talk to Hubert de Givenchy. The great couturier was showing his work in the Cité internationale de la Dentelle et de la Mode de Calais (the Museum of Lace and Fashion), on France's northern coastline. I was overwhelmed to learn, in the designer's own words, the legacy of ...
- en.vogue.fr

Fashion World Mourns As Legendary Designer, Givenchy Dies

- howafrica.com
13 Mar 2018
"The House of Givenchy is sad to report the passing of its founder Hubert de Givenchy, a major personality of the world of French Haute Couture and a gentleman who symbolized Parisian chic and elegance for more than half a century. He will be greatly missed," the company announced.

Died the founder of the French fashion house of Hubert de Givenchy

13 Mar 2018
The future legislator of the fashion world studied at the Beaux-arts in Paris, but left the fashion capital during the Nazi occupation. Returning home, he served as assistants for such designers as Jacques Fat, Robert Piguet, Lucien Lelong, Elsa Schiaparelli. 2 Feb 1962 Givenchy opened his fashion house, and with the first collection of the young designer became famous all ...
- 5hotnews.com

Hubert de Givenchy Dies at 91 Fashion Pillar of Romantic Elegance

- fb.me
13 Mar 2018
Hubert de Givenchy's wealthy clientele included the Duchess of Windsor , who wore a coat to her husband's funeral that was reportedly created by Mr. Givenchy overnight. Jacqueline Onassis, when she was Jacqueline Kennedy, had to publicly renounce French couture during her years as the first lady.

Hubert de Givenchy Dies

13 Mar 2018
"He was among those designers who placed Paris firmly at the heart of world fashion post 1950 while creating a unique personality for his own fashion label. In both prestigious long dresses and daywear, Hubert de Givenchy has brought together two rare qualities: to be innovative and timeless," Arnault said.
- wwd.com

Hubert de Givenchy

- magnumphotos.com
13 Mar 2018
A stalwart of the fashion industry, Givenchy was born to an aristocratic family in Beauvais, France in 1927. As a young man -- known for his impeccable manners and towering stature -- he studied art at the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts. Originally, he had planned to study law, but a twist of fate lead him into the rather more glamorous world of ...

Designer Hubert de Givenchy has passed

13 Mar 2018
Born Count Hubert James Marcel Taffin de Givenchy, the French aristocrat founded Givenchy in 1952, after a stint working for Elsa Schiaparelli . The house became known for its separates like the Bettina blouse, which debuted at his first show and became a signature, allowing women more freedom to mix and match when it came to their wardrobes. "It was a dream to make those ...
- dazeddigital.com

Hubert de Givenchy

- nekropole.info
13 Mar 2018
In January 2007, The French Post Office issued postage stamps for Valentine's Day designed by Givenchy. In October 2014, a retrospective exhibition featuring ninety-five of his designed pieces took place at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in Madrid, Spain. His longtime partner was fashion designer Philippe Venet.

Hubert De Givenchy Has Passed

13 Mar 2018
The French designer founded the House of Givenchy in 1952. He was famous for designing wardrobes for his longtime muse and friend, film actress Audrey Hepburn. Perhaps his most famous creation is the dress worn by Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's in 1962. As an archetype of the "little black dress", the garment is regarded as one of the most iconic fashion items of the ...
- highsnobiety.com

Hubert de Givenchy, couturier, passes away aged

- lucire.com
13 Mar 2018
The younger son of the Marquis de Givenchy and Béatrice Badin, Givenchy spoke of happy times in his childhood going through his grandmother's fabrics. He studied at the École des Beaux-Arts to train to become a fashion designer, and his mother introduced him to the couture houses.

French Fashion Icon, Hubert De Givenchy, Dies

13 Mar 2018
His partner Philippe Venet, a former couture designer, confirmed the news.The enduring appeal of Givenchy was showcased at this year's Oscars, where Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman wore a custom design.But the designer is best known for the "little black dress" worn by Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's.
- tsb.com.ng

Hubert de Givenchy, French fashion icon and designer to the stars dead

- thecelebritycafe.com
13 Mar 2018
Givenchy retired from fashion design in 1995, leaving the house to John Galliano. He retired to Château du Jonchet, a listed historic castle in Romilly-sur-Aigre, Eure-et-Loir, near Paris and took great pleasure in collecting 17th and 18th-century bronze and marble sculptures.

Legendary French fashion designer Hubert de Givenchy has died

13 Mar 2018
The couturier founded Givenchy in 1952 with what he told Interview in 1980 was "not much" money, and quickly became an international fashion icon, styling former first lady Jackie Kennedy and forging a longtime partnership designing clothes for actress Audrey Hepburn.
- interviewmagazine.com

Luxury Brand Givenchy Bids Farewell To Its Founder Hubert De Givenchy

- designtaxi.com
13 Mar 2018
The French fashion designer is known for creating quintessential looks for Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly. He made the iconic black dress that Hepburn wore in the famous film Breakfast at Tiffany's and another beautiful dress that she donned in the 1954 comedy-drama Sabrina.
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