British fashion designer (1941–2022)
Dame Vivienne Isabel Westwood DBE RDI (née Swire; 8 April 1941 – 29 December 2022) was a British fashion designer, political activist and businesswoman. She is known for bringing modern punk and new wave fashions into the mainstream. Westwood was born in Tintwistle, Cheshire.
Vivienne Isabel Swire
8 April 1941
Tintwistle, Cheshire, England
|Died||29 December 2022 (aged 81)|
|Alma mater||University of Westminster|
|Children||2, including Joseph Corré|
|Awards||British Fashion Designer of the Year (1990, 1991, 2006)|
- ↑ Andre Rhoden-Paul, Adam Durbin (2022-12-30). "Vivienne Westwood: Tributes for 'Queen of British Fashion' after her death". bbc.com. Retrieved 2022-12-30.
- ↑ Dudbridge, Saxony. "Vivienne Westwood". catwalkyourself.com. Retrieved 2022-12-30.
- ↑ Bell-Price, Shannon. "Vivienne Westwood (born 1941) and the Postmodern Legacy of Punk Style Source: Vivienne Westwood (born 1941) and the Postmodern Legacy of Punk Style". Metmuseum.org. Retrieved 30 October 2010.