Anna Piaggi: 1931 - 2012
The Vogue Italia writer has died at the age of 81, leaving the fashion world a more drab place.
Anna Piaggi, the fashion writer and designer, has died at the age of 81.
In a career spanning many decades, she became known as a fashion designer, muse and writer - and as "Italy's most eccentric dresser". In 2006, she had an exhibition, Fashion-ology, at the Victoria and Albert museum in London.
Most of all, though, she made fashion look fun. Here are some of her best outfits:
At the Fashion-ology launch, 2006
Milan Fashion Week, 2008
Milan Fashion Week, 2011
At the premiere of "Valentino: The Last Emperor" in 2009
At the amFar event in Milan, 2009