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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:34:23 GMT

New York Times

Sonia Rykiel, Fashion Designer for the 'Fragile, but Strong,' Dies at 86
New York Times
Sonia Rykiel, the Paris fashion designer who planted her contrarian flag on the Left Bank in the 1960s, flouted haute couture conventions and created chic ready-to-wear clothes that caught on around the world with generations of women on the go, died ...
Sonia Rykiel, fashion's 'queen of knitwear,' dead at 86CNN
French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel dead at 86CBS News
Sonia Rykiel: French fashion designer dies at 86BBC News
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:33:49 GMT

E! Online

Why You Should Get to Know Sonia Rykiel, and the Fashion Legacy She Leaves Behind
E! Online
The Parisian designer began her career in 1961 while she was pregnant—and her pregnant state was actually one of the main influences that shaped her practical-yet-chic design philosophy. She was among the first to start designing fashionable maternity ...

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:03:00 GMT

The Guardian

Colonial nostalgia is back in fashion, blinding us to the horrors of ...
The Guardian
Pride at Britain's Olympic achievement is one thing, misty-eyed reminiscences of a past era is another. The British empire's legacy is still so poorly understood.

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