We send our heartfelt sympathies to his family and friends in this difficult time.
Thierry Mugler, the iconic French fashion designer whose creations were adored by celebrities such as Lady Gaga, and Beyoncé, has died at the age of 73. His death was verified by his official Instagram page on Sunday night.
“#RIP We are devastated to announce the passing of Mr Manfred Thierry Mugler on Sunday January 23rd 2022. May his soul Rest In Peace,” the post read in English and French. There was no further information available about the circumstances surrounding his demise.
Mugler debuted his first fashion collection in 1973, taking influence from a wide range of sources, including architecture, theater, Old Hollywood, and futurism. He organized his own presentations, commercial campaigns, and pictures in addition to designing his designs.
Cardi B, Katy Perry, Rihanna, David Bowie, Demi Moore, Megan Fox, Miley Cyrus, Madonna, Tyra Banks, Sharon Stone, Diana Ross, Nicole Kidman, Robin Wright, and, Bella Hadid are just a few of the celebrities who have flocked to his grandiose designs. The list goes on and on.
Despite quitting from fashion in 2003, he made a victorious comeback in 2019 to create Kim Kardashian-West’s legendary ‘wet look’ dress for the Met Gala.
Reactions to French Fashion Designer Thierry Mugler Dies At 73
RIP thierry mugler, an elliptical and scientific designer with an impeccable command of line, shape, and movement — what a loss pic.twitter.com/g6r0Xt7PTO— savannah (@savbrads) January 23, 2022
His impact on fashion cannot be overstated. His collections often had more than fifty looks but all of them were individually resplendent and could’ve been the closing look for any other collection by any other designer.— ☆ (@GuoPee) January 23, 2022
RIP Manfred Thierry Mugler pic.twitter.com/JuFmR3h3Z9
Thierry Mugler work was so immaculate. rest in peace legend pic.twitter.com/VZ13LqDrxh— chu (@chuuzus) January 23, 2022
we lost one of the most imaginative creators today. rip manfred thierry mugler (1948-2022) pic.twitter.com/kTccl4RacA— 🦷 olivia (@tabibutts) January 23, 2022
one of the greatest to EVER do it ): so heartbreaking RIP thierry mugler pic.twitter.com/6CvUMHZPpK— bronco henry (@thenyjew) January 23, 2022
RIP Thierry Mugler (1948 – 2022) pic.twitter.com/2ur8QgqXfo— Couture is Beyond (@CoutureIsBeyond) January 23, 2022
Rest In Peace to the incomparable Manfred Thierry Mugler. One of the greatest couturiers and designers the world has seen. 🕊 #MUGLER pic.twitter.com/DxpRtTbzFx— AJM (@armandojasonmjr) January 23, 2022
The way we will never get another 💔 — RIP Manfred Thierry Mugler. pic.twitter.com/rKY1lWK2zR— vonluxx (@VONLUXX) January 23, 2022