Today is the 95th birthday of the fashion designer André Courrèges. He is one of the major innovators of the 60s mod fashion movement, creating the iconic space-age themed clothing. He designed a Honda scooter in the 80s and has truly one of the best personal collection of eyewear I have seen. He passed away earlier this year at the impressive age of 92. The world is a better place because he was in it and still feels the loss that he has left.
BEST KNOWN FOR: André Courrèges is a French fashion designer who worked for Cristobal Balenciaga and opened his own house in 1961.
At 25, after studying to be a civil engineer, Courrèges went to…
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