Jenny Meirens, Maison Martin Margiela co-founder, dies at 73

The woman behind Maison Martin Margiela, Jenny Meirens, has passed away at the age of 73.  Over the years Jenny was a pioneer for a lot of the revolutionary ways in which the House communicated itself to the public, from creating the four stitch label to overseeing street castings.  Jenny invested in Martin Margiela in 1988 and was the business brains behind the company.  Jenny also features in the forthcoming documentary We Margiela – an untold story of the exceptional fashion house.  
Jenny Meirens – co-founder Maison Martin Margiela