Over the weekend, it was announced that we lost one of the biggest names in fashion.
Virgil Abloh passed away after battling a rare form of cancer. The news was shared on Abloh’s official Instagram page.
LVMH, Louis Vuitton and Off White released a statement about Virgil Abloh stating, “We are all shocked after this terrible news. Virgil was not only a genius designer, a visionary, he was also a man with a beautiful soul and great wisdom.”
The statement continued, “The LVMH family joins me in this moment of great sorrow, and we are all thinking of his loved ones after the passing f their husband, their father, their brother or their friend.”
Virgil may not be with us anymore, but he will surely be remembered for his impact on the fashion industry. Abloh was just 41-years-old.
Rest in peace, Virgil Abloh.