Fabrice Simon

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Fabrice Simon
Born Fabrice Simon
(1951-01-29)January 29, 1951
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Died July 29, 1998(1998-07-29) (aged 47)
New York, New York

Fabrice Simon (January 29, 1951 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti – July 29, 1998 in New York City[1]) was an award-winning artist and fashion designer, best known for his handmade beaded dresses.

He emigrated to America in 1964, and subsequently attended the Fashion Institute of Technology. He won a special Coty Award in 1981.[1]

His clientele included many celebrities, among them Cornelia Guest.[1]

He died from AIDS.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Schiro, Anne-Marie (5 August 1998). "Fabrice Simon, 47, Designer Of Glittery Evening Clothes". The New York Times. p. 19. Retrieved 4 September 2010.