PARIS — Firing the final volley in her celebration of 40 years in fashion, Sonia Rykiel is putting on a retrospective of her spunky and insouciant style at Les Arts Décoratifs here. The show opens Wednesday.
Featuring some 200 outfits, the exhibition underscores the manner in which Rykiel crafted one of fashion’s most readily identifiable signatures. It also reveals the influence she had on the generation of designers who came after she founded her business in 1968, said Olivier Saillard, who organized the exhibit.
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