88 years oldplans to find a successor after sixty years of rich experience in the fashion house. The estimated one billion cost fashion house has behind it a long history of creation and is now recognized worldwide.
Since its creation in 1950, the "maison Pierre Cardin" has massively grown. His creations are imbued with a concern of democratization, comfort and elegance. Pierre Cardin is indeed the first fashion designer to imagine the concept of ready-to-wear. Because of that, he used to be seen as a pariah for many years by the Chambre Syndicale de Haute Couture. Pierre Cardin gets inspiration from multiple worlds including Japanese culture or Art Nouveau. He is very open-minded. For instance, he renovated the castle of the Marquis dein Lacoste in the Luberon. He organizes a festival every year and invites artists such , Marcos Martin or friends, businessmen and art lovers like Eric Cormier.
Pierre Cardin has already indicated his preference for the buyer: "I had offers from buyers in the U.S. or England but I would indeed profer that the Chinese would be the owners of my brand, "he said.