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Pierre Cardin
BirthplaceSan Biagio di Callalta, Italy
Fashion designer

Cardin, Pierre

(pyĕr kärdăN`), 1922–, French fashion designer. He spent most of his early years working in Paris for such firms as SchiaparelliSchiaparelli, Elsa
, 1890–1973, French fashion designer, b. Rome. She established a house of couture in Paris that existed from the late 1920s until 1954, and opened a New York showroom in 1949.
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 and DiorDior, Christian
, 1905–57, French fashion designer. He established his main house of couture in Paris (1946) and by 1958 had salons in 15 countries employing more than 2,000 people.
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. He designed the costumes for Jean CocteauCocteau, Jean
, 1889–1963, French writer, visual artist, and filmmaker. He experimented audaciously in almost every artistic medium, becoming a leader of the French avant-garde in the 1920s.
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's film Beauty and the Beast (1946). At first known as a designer of expensive clothing, he produced his first ready-to-wear line in the early 1960s. He is well known for his early astronaut suits, metal body jewelry, and futuristic look. His clothing is dramatic, bold, and often irregular in cut. His label appears on products as diverse as wines, bicycles, and toiletries. In 1979 he organized a trade agreement with the People's Republic of China to produce Pierre Cardin clothes. In 1991 he was made an honorary ambassador of UNESCO.
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7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Jewish Congress American Section today welcomed the appointment of Senator Benjamin Cardin (D- Maryland) as Co-Chairman of the U.
Cardin; Six children, Michael Cardin and his wife Jeannette of Maine, Cynthia Cardin of Whitinsville, William Cardin and his wife Lauren of Rhode Island, Patricia Mathieu and her husband Guy of Florida, Laurie Cardin of South Grafton, Joseph Cardin and his wife Tina of Barre; Seven grandchildren, one great granddaughter; two sisters, Statia Cardin, Celia Lucek; one brother, Walter Podsiadlo, nieces and nephews.
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