Carla was one of the five Italian sisters at the helm of the world-famous Italian brand whose extremely stylish leather goods became iconic. She was also the face of the company, and focused on promoting the brand that over almost a century has become synonymous with luxury.
"Carla together with her siblings transformed their parents" small leather workshop into a luxury fashion powerhouse, the whole world knows that name.
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In addition to her work with the family fashion house, in 2007 she established the Carla Fendi Foundation, "with the aim of contributing to the preservation of cultural heritage and values from the past, and to guarantee their continuity and future growth, primarily in the art, literature, cinema, fashion, environment and social sectors", reads the organisation's website - philanthropic work which cemented her reputation as one of the fashion industry's most prominent and admired figures.
The company received a big boost from the creative collaboration of Karl Lagerfeld, who helped in the design of clothes, furs, and accessories.
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Silvia Venturini Fendi, daughter of Anna, presented her new take on business dressing, mixing looks reminiscent of the '50s and '70s, with modern day classics.
Carla Fendi, the leather designer and fashion legend, died in Rome on Monday night following a long illness.
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She was also a chief patron of the Two Worlds arts festival in the Umbrian city of Spoleto. "We will feel the loss of a cultured an sensitive woman", said Italy's Culture Minister Dario Francheschini.
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