It's the end of an era. The Commercial Court of Paris ruled the case Sonia Rykiel: the Parisian house is put into liquidation for lack of buyer. Since 2016, the loss of Sonia Rykiel, the house had a dark period, closing the years in negative. Several buyout plans have been proposed to the Paris Commercial Court, to no avail. Created in 1968, the brand Sonia Rykiel has marked the world of ready-to-wear. She had made the mesh her signature and proposed a fashion democratized, saucy and free.
This liquidation involves the dismissal of 131 employees and the closure of a dozen shops.