On November 28 (Sunday), it was announced that founder of streetwear brand Off-White as well as men’s artistic director of Louis Vuitton, Virgil Abloh has died at age 41 due to a rare and aggressive form of cancer, cardiac angiosarcoma.
Following the news, designers and celebs paid emotional tribute to the legendary designer via social media.
Continue scrolling to read what his peers have to say:
My heart is broken
Virgil you were a kind, generous, thoughtful creative genius
your work as a human and your work as a spiritual being will live forever
Sending love and light to your wife, children, family and day ones
you’re with the Master now, shine
— Pharrell Williams (@Pharrell) November 28, 2021
RIP Virgil Abloh , you will be missed.
It was an honor to work with you. A true creative genius.
— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) November 28, 2021
- Virgil Abloh