Mourning Carla Zampatti: ‘She’d say this is the best-dressed funeral she had ever attended’

Mourning Carla Zampatti: ‘She’d say this is the best-dressed funeral she had ever attended’

The Guardian

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Australia’s fashion doyenne has been commemorated in a state funeral her children said befitted her elegant legacy

The beauty and majesty of St Mary’s Cathedral was an apt backdrop for the state funeral of Carla Zampatti, the grande dame of Australian fashion.

“It could be said that Carla Zampatti was indeed a reigning monarch, the queen of fashion,” said Archbishop Anthony Fisher. “I suspect the angels are about to get new uniforms.”

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