Christian Audigier, the man responsible for bringing us early 2000s fashion lines such as Ed Hardy and Von Dutch, has passed away. He was 57.
AS REPORTED BY TMZ:
His longtime publicist, Michele Elyzabeth, told the website LATF USA, “I just heard the news and I am truly devastated. Christian was an incredibly brilliant man. He will be missed.”
TMZ first reported In January that, Audigier was diagnosed with cancer. He told us it was MDS (Myelodysplastic Syndrome), the same bone disease “Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts was diagnosed with back in 2012.
Audigier has a net worth of nearly $250 million and has worked with Top Luxury Brands like Guess, Levi’s, Diesel, American Outfitters, Bisou Bisou, and XOXO.
His own brands are currently available in over 40 countries worldwide.
RIP Christian Audigier