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Famed French Designer Pierre Cardin Dies at 98

Famed French Designer Pierre Cardin Dies at 98

Lluis Gene/AFP via Getty Images (File) France’s Academy of Fine Arts says Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose Space Age style was among the iconic looks of 20th-century fashion, has died at 98. A licensing maverick, Cardin’s name embossed myriad products from wristwatches to bedsheets, making his label among the world’s most famous. In the brand’s heyday in the 1970s and ’80s, his...

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