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Fashion world mourns loss of an icon

Kenzo Takada dies from COVID-19
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Posted at 9:06 PM, Oct 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-04 21:06:53-04

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) — There is some sad news from the world of high fashion.

Japanese designer Kenzo Takada died in Paris Sunday from COVID-19.

He was most famous for creating the international luxury fashion house, Kenzo.

A spokesperson from the company released a statement expressing "immense sadness" from the loss of its celebrated artistic director.

Kenzo Takada was 81 years old.