Victoria Beckham and Marc Jacobs led the celebs paying tribute to the late Dame Vivienne Westwood after her loss of life on Thursday.
The designer died on the age of 81 ‘peacefully, and surrounded by her household’ in London’s Clapham, her consultant stated.
Upon listening to the information of the pioneering fashionista’s loss of life, celebrities took to social media to share some heartfelt phrases with American clothier Marc Jacobs saying he was ‘heartbroken’ on the information.
Sad information: Celebrities flooded social media with tributes after the loss of life of vogue desinger Dame Vivienne Westwood on the age of 81 on Thursday
In a publish on Instagram, he wrote: ‘Heartbroken. You did it first. Always. Incredible fashion with good and significant substance.
‘I proceed to be taught out of your phrases, and, all your extraordinary creations. I’ll all the time bear in mind the night time we bonded over our mutual love for Yves Saint Laurent.
‘You by no means did not shock and to shock. I’m grateful for the moments I acquired to share with you and Andreas.
Heartfelt phrases: Victoria Beckham and Marc Jacobs led the celebs paying tribute to the late Dame Vivienne Westwood after her loss of life on Thursday
Devastated: American clothier Marc Jacobs stated he was ‘heartbroken’ on the information of Dame Vivienne’s loss of life
Heartfelt phrases: Spice Girl and clothier Victoria Beckham paid tribute to Dame Vivienne Westwood on her Instagram tales
‘Rest in Peace expensive Vivienne, though, someway peace looks like the fallacious phrase.’
He ended his message sending needs to her husband Andreas, writing: ‘My deepest sympathies to Andreas and your loved ones.’
Spice Girl and clothier Victoria Beckham paid tribute to Dame Vivienne Westwood on her Instagram tales.
Looking again: Singer Boy George described Dame Vivienne as ‘nice and galvanizing’ as he paid tribute
Sharing an image of Dame Vivienne, she wrote: ‘I’m so unhappy to be taught of the passing of legendary designer and activist Dame Vivienne Westwood. My ideas are together with her household at this extremely unhappy time VB.’
Singer Boy George described Dame Vivienne as ‘nice and galvanizing’ as he paid tribute, tweeting: ‘R.I.P to the good and galvanizing Vivienne Westwood who lead us by punk and past.
‘Laughed at by the style trade however with out question she is the undisputed Queen of British vogue. I really like you! Oh bondage up yours!’
Famous pals: Sharing an image of herself with Dame Vivienne, Kim Cattrall wrote on Instagram: ‘A real genius who by no means lost her northern grit
Sharing an image of herself with Dame Vivienne, Kim Cattrall wrote on Instagram: ‘A real genius who by no means lost her northern grit.
‘Short story – An LA stylist had despatched me 3 attire from varied designers for the London/Berlin/NY premiers of a movie. The garments arrived at my London resort unclean, had been unflattering and in want of alteration.
‘I used to be crest fallen till a mutual good friend took me instantly to see @viviennewestwood atelier and Vivienne made me a brand new dress in 3 days and a pair of others beside for every of the upcoming openings. I’ve by no means forgotten her generosity and kindness in making that occur and saving the day.
‘RIP Vivienne. You are a legend. Kx’
Friends: Actress and tv presenter Denise Van Outen shared an image of herself in a previous vogue present of Dame Vivienne
Sex Pistols star Glen Matlock additionally shared a black and white snap of the ‘gifted’ icon and ship his ideas to her family members.
He stated in an Instagram assertion: ‘I’ve simply heard the unhappy information certainly a few one off, single minded, gifted woman.
‘A privilege to have rubbed shoulders together with her within the mid ‘70s at the birth of punk and the waves it created that still resound today for the disaffected.
‘My thoughts are with her friends and family.’
Actress and television presenter Denise Van Outen shared a picture of herself in a past fashion show of Dame Vivienne.
She wrote: ‘RIP the incredible @viviennewestwood. Britain’s finest (pic – Viv Westwood Catwalk show, 90s, ‘Viv, I adored your bones.’ There will never be another.’
Comedian and chat show host Jonathan Ross tweeted: ‘RIP the great Vivienne Westwood. Unique. Brilliant. Uncompromising. Thanks Viv x.’
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan wrote: ‘Vivienne Westwood was a creative icon who helped cement the UK at the very forefront of modern fashion. My thoughts are with her family and friends.’
Elsewhere, fashion designer Christopher John Rogers posted: ‘Thank you for everything,’ while fellow designer Pam Hogg posted: ‘A phenomenal individual… what an inspiration. A truly wonderful being. Love to you @andreaskronthaler, the family, and to you all at Westwood. A great loss today.’
Emmerdale star Lisa Riley took to Twitter to pay tribute, telling the designer to ‘be yourself even in heaven’.
Like no other: Comedian and chat show host Jonathan Ross tweeted: ‘RIP the great Vivienne Westwood. Unique. Brilliant. Uncompromising. Thanks Viv x’
Outside the fashion world: Tributes came in from outside the fashion and show business world, with Mayor of London Sadiq Khan sharing some words
RIP: Designer Pam Hogg described Dame Vivienne as a ‘phenomenal individual’ who was ‘a truly wonderful being’
Remembering: Emmerdale star Lisa Riley took to Twitter to pay tribute, telling the designer to ‘be yourself even in heaven’
She wrote: ‘Queen Vivienne Westwood…..you will light up heaven with your endless energy, you will never be forgotten….uniqueness at its all time BEST!!! Rest In Peace. Be yourself even in heaven. #rip #viviennewestwood #queen #fashion #icon.’
Singer Billy Idol wrote: ‘#VivienneWestwood RIP it will take me a bit to take this in…’
While Spider Stacy of The Pogues shared a picture of Dame Vivienne and wrote: ‘No words. RIP Vivienne Westwood.’
Fearne Cotton, sharing a painting she created of the designer in 2007, wrote: ‘Oh Vivienne. There was no one cooler. I will forever be in awe of her natural eccentricity, full blown creative expression and boundary pushing. No one did it better.
Old pals: Tracey Emin (left) posted a throwback of the pair, and penned: ‘I have been friends with Andrease and Vivienne from the first moment we met’
‘A one off; they really don’t come around that often. Someone totally unphased by trends, algorithms and the pressure of keeping up with the speed of life.
‘She changed the face of fashion, the silhouette, the culture around it. I only met her once but it was unforgettable. We were at Windsor castle and she had a huge silver broach on in the shape of a penis squirting sperm.
‘I asked if I could have a photo of her that she likes so I could paint my own version of it. Somehow I convinced her to and she posted me a picture not long after and I painted the piece above.
‘I tried to capture her spirit and the twinkle in her eye but I’m not even sure that’s possible in a single painting. The twinkle in real life was almost too huge.
‘Thank you Vivienne for inpsiring so many of us to do life in our own way. A true maverick. Rest peacefully Vivienne. ❤️.’
Idol: Fearne Cotton, sharing a painting she created of the designer in 2007, wrote: ‘Oh Vivienne. There was no one cooler. I will forever be in awe of her natural eccentricity, full blown creative expression and boundary pushing. No one did it better’
Tracey Emin posted a throwback of the pair, and penned: ‘I have been friends with Andrease and Vivienne from the first moment we met.
‘It was at a Vogue shoot in the summer of 1999. She handed me a cigarette when I was moaning that I didn’t have any. It was solely after I regarded up for a light-weight, I realised it was Vivienne Westwood .. inside days I grew to become her muse.
‘Vivienne not solely impressed me however she challenged me.She criticised me and pushed me. She cherished and cared about me.
‘Dear Vivienne I’ll miss you deeply.. Safe Journey Love Tracey.’
Kylie Minogue uploaded an 90s shot of herself sporting Vivienne Westwood and wrote: ‘Wearing the one and solely @viviennewestwood within the 90’s.
Upset: Kylie Minogue, Carol Vorderman, Elle Fanning and the Sex Pistols’ Glen Matlock additionally paid their respects
‘Time spent (backwards) at @viviennewestwoodworldsend in Chelsea, London was all the time a complete marvel and Vivienne an absolute icon. Vale Vivienne. ❤️ (color images @marklebon7, b&w @katerinajebb).’
Elle Fanning shared: ‘Rest amongst all of the galaxies Dame Vivienne Westwood. The unique punk.
‘I bear in mind our first time meeting in New York. I couldn’t imagine I used to be sipping tea with THE icon. You had been unbelievably form, hilarious, and oh so so extremely… considerate. I had by no means met a more true particular person.
‘I spent most of that afternoon simply listening and absorbing. (And your make-up has all the time been and all the time might be unmatched.) Forever inspiring us by your activism and limitless creativity.
‘Daring to disrupt and daring to be your self 100% of the time. The world is best as a result of it knew you. ♻️♻️��♻️��♻️♻️��♻️ all my love is along with your Andreas and household❤️.’
What a pair! Myleene Klass shared a snap of one among her daughters with Vivienne when she was youthful
Tragic: Sam Taylor Johnson (not pictured) wrote a touching tribute
Geri Horner added: ‘Vivienne Westwood R.I.P. She all the time impressed me. Her footwear , pearls, basques. I cherished her vogue. Best of British. Timeless class with a bit of little bit of anarchy. ❤️’
Carol Vorderman additionally wrote: ‘RIP VIVIENNE WESTWOOD. Wild and smart. Rest in Vivacious Joy fantastic woman.
I used to be by no means requested to stroll a catwalk for you, however hell I cherished sporting your garments. Constructed and designed by a insurgent to present a lady good confidence.
By hell you may be missed by those that knew and cherished you. Icon. Blue high. @viviennewestwood in fact.’
The Sex Pistols’ Glen Matlock additionally penned: ‘I’ve simply heard the unhappy information certainly a few one off, single minded, gifted woman.
Punk scene: Singer Billy Idol wrote: ‘#VivienneWestwood RIP it can take me a bit to take this in…’
Past: While Spider Stacy of The Pogues shared an image of Dame Vivienne and wrote: ‘No phrases. RIP Vivienne Westwood’
A privilege to have rubbed shoulders together with her within the mid ‘70s on the start of punk and the waves it created that also resound right now for the disaffected. My ideas are together with her family and friends.’
Myleene Klass shared a snap of one among her daughters with Vivienne when she was youthful.
Meanwhile, the UK’s Design Council posted: ‘We are saddened to listen to of the passing of the queen of punk vogue. ‘Buy much less, select nicely: that is the maxim. Quality not amount. That’s essentially the most environmentally pleasant factor you are able to do.’ – @Comply withWestwood.’
And bosses of The Victoria and Albert Museum tweeted: ‘We are saddened to be taught in regards to the passing of legendary designer Vivienne Westwood. A real revolutionary and rebellious drive in vogue.’
Dame Vivienne has been remembered as a ‘true revolutionary and rebellious drive in vogue’ following her loss of life aged 81.
Paying respects: Bosses from each The Victoria and Albert Museum in London and the UK’s Design Council paid tribute
The clothier died peacefully surrounded by her household in Clapham, south London, her representatives stated in a press release.
In a press release, her husband and inventive companion Andreas Kronthaler stated: ‘I’ll proceed with Vivienne in my coronary heart.
‘We have been working till the top and she or he has given me loads of issues to get on with. Thank you darling.
Fashion set: Model Mia Regan shared an image of Dame Vivienne on the cover of i-D journal and wrote: ‘A real legend – perpetually an inspiration’
The assertion from her representatives added: ‘Vivienne continued to do the issues she cherished, up till the final second, designing, engaged on her artwork, writing her e book, and altering the world for the higher.
‘She led an incredible life. Her innovation and impression over the past 60 years has been immense and can proceed into the long run.’
It additionally stated that The Vivienne Foundation, a not-for-profit company based by Dame Vivienne, her sons and grand-daughter in late 2022, will launch subsequent year to ‘honour, shield and proceed the legacy of Vivienne’s life, design and activism’.
Behind the scenes: Television presenter Laura Whitmore shared an image from behind the scenes of a Vivienne Westwood vogue present she walked in
Dame Vivienne, who was born in Cheshire in 1941, is basically accepted as being accountable for bringing punk and new wave vogue into the mainstream together with her eccentric creations.
Her designs had been often worn by high-profile people together with Dita Von Teese who wore a purple Westwood wedding ceremony robe to marry Marilyn Manson, and Princess Eugenie who wore three Westwood designs for varied parts of the marriage of William and Kate Middleton.
Dame Vivienne’s designs additionally featured within the 2008 movie adaptation of Sex And The City, starring Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw.
As the self-styled queen of punk, she all the time injected controversy into the style trade together with her risque creations.
Punk: Actress Maisie Williams wrote ‘there’ll by no means be one other such as you’ as she shared an image of herself in character in he miniseries Pistol which was primarily based on the punk period
Loss: Singer Halsey shared an image of herself with Dame Vivienne and described the designer as her ‘good friend, my idol, my icon’
The designer was largely accountable for anti-establishment punk vogue and have become recognized for her subversive and eccentric tackle conventional British fashion.
She and Malcolm McLaren, one-time supervisor of punk band the Sex Pistols, opened a store known as Let It Rock – often known as Sex – within the early Seventies the place she started promoting her outrageous outfits.
The punk fashion included bondage gear, security pins, razor blades, bicycle or toilet chains and spiked canine collars.
The fashion icon induced a stir in 1992 when she collected her OBE from the Queen minus her underwear and twirled spherical within the courtyard to disclose all.
Icon: Dame Vivienne has been remembered as a ‘true revolutionary and rebellious drive in vogue’ following her loss of life aged 81 (pictured in 2009)
In 2006 when she was made a Dame, she opted once more to not put on knickers and went to Buckingham Palace sporting a pair of silver horns.
Describing her outfit on the day – a black cap perched on the again of vibrant orange hair and a black dress with marketing campaign badges and the tiny horns on her head – she stated it confirmed her as an city guerilla and a Che Guevara determine.
She defined: ‘I’m speculated to be a bit like a Che Guevara – an city guerilla, with my cap, this sort of jungle internet and a badge for my Active Resistance to Propaganda marketing campaign.’
Pushing boundaries: In 2006 when she was made a Dame, she opted once more to not put on knickers and went to Buckingham Palace sporting a pair of silver horns
Some of her best-known creations embody the Mini Crini, bustle-skirts, bondage trousers and 12-inch platform footwear, the sort which famously tripped up supermodel Naomi Campbell.
She developed the thought of underwear as outerwear – and Madonna’s legendary conical bra worn on her Blonde Ambition tour, designed by Jean Paul Gaultier, would most likely by no means have occurred if not for Westwood.
She additionally remodeled the corset from a logo of feminine repression to one among energy and sexual freedom.
After changing into a major college instructor, she stop her job to turn into a seamstress of punk vogue and opened her store on Chelsea’s Kings Road together with her then companion McLaren.
The Sex Pistols wore the store’s garments to their first gig and Westwood’s first runway present was introduced at Olympia in London in March 1981.
Making waves: The designer was largely accountable for anti-establishment punk vogue and have become recognized for her subversive and eccentric tackle conventional British fashion