The fashion world once again bears the loss… Today, the media reported the death of a famous Russian top-model Olga Pantushenkova. She was 44 years old. As it became known, the mannequin, which in the 90s working in Europe with major fashion brands, died of cancer in St. Petersburg.
With the disease Olga struggled the last few years. Pantushenkova died 6 February, but only now the people around her have confirmed this information to the press.
So, the founder of perfume Museum Sweet Sixties Galina Annie published a post in Facebook by posting in memory of models of the advertising of the fragrance Cacharel, which was Pantushenkova.
Successful modeling career she started after she took third place in the contest “Supermodel of the USSR” in 1991. She was only 14 years old. After notice and model agencies of the world.
Pantushenkova worked with Christian Lacroix, Christian Dior, Chanel, Kenzo, Cacharel, Valentino, Balenciaga, Thierry Mugler and others. Such famous fashion designers as Karl Lagerfeld and John Galliano, was inspired by the refined aristocratic appearance Pantushenkova.
How to begin the path of Olga, remembered one of her colleagues Oksana palyavikova. The news of the death of Pantushenkova model shared on her page in social networks.
What terrible news… I did Not Ollie Pantushenkova… Died of cancer… once upon a time, in 1990-m to year we were together at the pageant, we were the small, minor… And, as the youngest, became friends… And today I learned that it is no more,
— wrote palyavikova.
The first news was shared by blogger PU.