The Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art has been home to many fashion fantasies. Alexander McQueen’s savage beauties, Rei Kawakubo’s witches, and Manfred “Thierry” Mugler’s angels have haunted galleries, giving guests an awesome sight. But this year’s flagship exhibition, “In America: An Anthology of Fashion”, is more about reality—especially the realities that popular American fashion narratives have forgotten.
Kim Kardashian shook fans after she took to Twitter to post a jaw-dropping picture of herself in a dress made by her late fashion designer friend, Manfred Thierry Mugler Kim Kardashian has stunned fans after she posted a picture of herself at The Kardashians premiere, wearing skin tight metallic latex, and shared an emotional anecdote about the outfit.
The sad news of Manfred Thierry Mugler’s death this week has led to an outpouring of tributes from some of his biggest fans and collaborators, showing the extraordinary impact he has had on so many lives. Among those are Mugler collector and friend Ashley Scott, who fell in love with the designer’s work after seeing a YouTube video of his 20th anniversary show, held at the Cirque d’Hiver in Paris in 1995, while in her 20s.
While his work on the runway is well documented, the designer’s lesser-known photography is just as much a testament to his irrepressible creativity When Manfred Thierry Mugler passed away on Sunday, he not only left behind a vast legacy of iconic designs, but a huge oeuvre of photography documenting his kaleidoscopic world.
As the world grapples with the shock death of Manfred Thierry Mugler, we take stock of the late designer’s legacy through his pioneering approach to showmanship, celebrity, and fashion pageantry What did it mean to be a fashion designer in 1973? It was the year Manfred Thierry Mugler presented his debut collection, titled, in hindsight, somewhat modestly, Café de Paris.
Image Description: Four black dresses designed by the famous fashion designer Thierry Mugler “Fashion is a movie. Every morning when you get dressed, you direct yourself” – Thierry Mugler On the 23rd of January 2022, Mugler’s official Instagram page announced the death of its founder, Manfred Thierry Mugler.
French fashion designer Manfred Thierry Mugler, whose nipped-waist, highly-sexed silhouettes helped define ‘80s power dressing, died on Sunday at the age of 73, “from natural causes”, according to his agent Jean-Baptist Rougeot. “We are devastated to announce the passing of Mr Manfred Thierry Mugler on Sunday January 23rd 2022,” read a post on the official Thierry Mugler Instagram account.