House of Mugler may close

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com January 29 2003 1:00 AM ET

The house of out designer Thierry Mugler, known for its sexy couture and innovative ready-to-wear lines, is expected to close down later this year, a company executive said Tuesday. "The decision will be made after February 26, when directors will meet with employee representatives," said Perrine Houdoux, president of Thierry Mugler.