Carla Fendi, philanthropist and fashion force, dies at 79

Carla Fendi one of fashion label's five sisters dies reports

Carla Fendi one of fashion label's five sisters dies reports

"(Carla Fendi) never stopped to actively contribute with unchanged passion to the success of the company that continued to be a reason to live; from the first worldwide recognitions obtained with the help of the four sisters until her last days", the statement reads.

Paying tribute to Fendi in a statement, a company representative wrote: "She was for all of us a source of inspiration and an example of dedication, work culture and sensibility for beauty".

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Fendi, who died on Monday, played a key role along with her four sisters in developing and expanding her parents' small leather workshop, transforming the business into a global luxury fashion brand. "She will accompany us forever".

It was Carla and her sisters - Paola, Anna, Franca and Alda - who in 1965 brought in Karl Lagerfeld, then a young German designer, to create a women's ready-to-wear-line. Although Fendi was founded in 1925, it wasn't until 25 years later she was recruited to take over the PR and marketing team.

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A lover of art and music, Fendi was chief patron of the Two Worlds arts festival in the Umbrian city of Spoleto. A string of heartfelt tributes have come flooding in following the news, including the National Chamber of Italian Fashion Camera Moda.

Carla Fendi, the honorary President of one of the most lauded fashion houses in modern history, has passed away at the age of 79. "Her work and passion for art and culture will be an example for every generation".

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