Paris. – The designer Pierre Cardin, pioneer of the ready-to-carry door in Italy installed in Paris since 1945, failed this March on the 98th anniversary of his death, following his announcement to his family in the French media.
The stylist died at Neuilly’s stadium hospital, in the aftermath of the French capital.
Cardin, a man of business who created an empire with his name, participated with André Courrèges and Paco Rabanne in the renovation of the high costura france during the period of posguerra and framed the length of his trayectory the futuristic creations.
Born in 1922 in the small town of Sant’Andrea di Barbarana, near Venice, in the presence of a family of farmers who emigrated to France fascist, began in fashion in the 14 years, in the French town of Saint – Etienne, as assistant of a sastre.
In 1944 empezó a trabajar en la por entonces clebre firma Paquin, in Paris, donde dibujó el vestuario y las mascaras de la pelicula de Jean Cocteau “La bella y la bestia”.
In the capital passed by some of the firms most respected by the fashion in the early middle of sail XX, like Schiaparelli, amiga by excellence of the surrealist, and Christian Dior, that acababa to abrid its ten for that time.
Junto a Dior, Cardin always presumed to have participated in the creation of the trachea that was converted into the emblem of the company and that it was formed in the famous “New Look”, adjusted in belt and volume in the folds.
In 1950, during this experience, he created his own brand that was built with his name and that was essential in the revolution that saw the industry in the second half of Sail XX, when the ropa took place in the production of the chain, called ready-to-carry, much more accessible than high cost.
Cardin has maintained the finesse of his designs and his love for fashion, in a style that many still have recently, representing the designer and his contemporary creation followers.
It is questionable in an interview the “scam” of which the fashion producer is ready and defends his style. “I have a recoil style, this is my company. There is no way to tell the difference between others ”designers, decia.