• Designers, Brands Pay Tribute to Virgil Abloh on Social Media

    1 month ago - By WWD

    The fashion world was shocked on Sunday with the sudden news that designer Virgil Abloh died at the age of 41 after a private two-year battle with cancer.
    Designers including Pierpaolo Piccioli, Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs and Maria Grazia Chiuri among many others, have shared their tributes to Abloh on Instagram.
    Donatella Versace “Virgil, I am lost for words. The world has lost a fashion superstar. An innovator. A creator for the history books. I am thinking of all your loved ones on this tragic day. Love, Donatella”
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  • Celebrities Pay Tribute to Virgil Abloh

    1 month ago - By WWD

    The fashion industry was rocked on Sunday with the sudden news that famed fashion designer Virgil Abloh, founder of luxury streetwear brand Off-White and artistic director of men's wear at Louis Vuitton, died at the age of 41 after a private two-year battle with cancer.
    LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton released a statement from chairman and chief executive officer, Bernard Arnault, on Abloh's death, stating: “We are all shocked after this terrible news. Virgil was not only a genius designer, a visionary, he was also a man with a beautiful soul and great wisdom.”
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  • Designer Virgil Abloh (41) dies of cancer

    1 month ago - By Fashion United

    Fashion designer Virgil Abloh.
    Virgil Abloh, the founder of streetwear brand Off-White and menswear director of Louis Vuitton, has died at age 41 from cancer. Louis Vuitton's parent company LVMH announced the unfortunate news on their website and social media channels on Sunday, November 28. Abloh had been privately battling cancer for several years, all while producing collections and fashion shows for both Off-White and Louis Vuitton menswear.
    “We are all shocked after this terrible news. Virgil was not only a genius designer, a visionary, he was also a man with a beautiful soul and...
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  • Virgil Abloh has passed away

    Virgil Abloh has passed away

    1 month ago - By Dazed Digital

    In news that has sent a wave of shock through the fashion industry and beyond, Virgil Abloh has died. A statement issued by LVMH across social media revealed he had been “privately battling” a rare and aggressive cancer for a number of years. He was just 41.
    Born in Chicago in 1980, Abloh grew up in the Rockford area of the city. It was there he got his first taste of what would later become his career, as he watched his seamstress mother, a Ghanaianhellip;
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