Fashion designer, Vivienne Westwood dies at 81

The death of Vivienne Westwood, whose fashion creations are largely credited with popularizing punk trends.

She passed away peacefully and in the company of loved ones on Thursday in South London, according to a statement from Westwood’s team.

The declaration reads: “Vivienne continued to do the things she loved, up until the last moment, designing, working on her art, writing her book, and changing the world for the better.”