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Sonia Rykiel has died

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I dag torsdag d. 25. august kunne Sonia Rykiels datter Nathalie bekræfte at hendes mor, den ikoniske franske designer Sonia Rykiel er død 86 år gammel. 

Sonia Rykiel blev i 1970’erne kendt i Paris for sin farverige, stribede strik der talte fans som Birgitte Bardot og Audrey Hepburn. Sonia Rykiel overlod i 2014 posten som chefdesigner for mærket til Julie de Libran, som i samarbejde med datteren Nathalie vil føre modehuset videre. 
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Today Thursday August 25 daughter of Sonia Rykiel Nathalie confirmed that the French designer has died at the age of 86. 
In the 1970’ties Sonia Rykiel became famous for her colorful, striped knitwear and women like Birgitte Bardot and Audrey Hepburn were among her fans. In 2014 Sonia Rykiel handed over the position as creative director to Julie de Libran who in collaboration with Nathalie will be taking over the label.   

Sonia Rykiel x H&M in 2010

Sonia Rykiel were famous for her chick stribes