Sam Armytage, Julie Bishop and Rebecca Gibney remember the dresses Carla Zampatti made for them

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Carla Zampatti died Saturday at the age of 78 – a week after falling down the stairs at the Sydney opera house.

And stars like Samantha Armytage, Julie Bishop and Rebecca Gibney have remembered the designer as they knew her best – through her gorgeous dresses.

Samantha Armytage, 44, shared a number of photos on Instagram showing her in Zampatti’s designs, including a red number she wore for the 2019 Logies.

Tribute: Samantha Armytage (pictured) remembers Carla Zampatti who died Saturday, and shared photos on Instagram of herself in the designer's dresses - including this red number she wore for the Logies of 2019, calling her a 'creative genius'

Tribute: Samantha Armytage (pictured) remembers Carla Zampatti who died Saturday, and shared photos on Instagram of herself in the designer’s dresses – including this red number she wore for the Logies of 2019, calling her a ‘creative genius’

She also posted a picture of herself wearing another gorgeous white dress created by Zampatti while posing next to her husband Richard Lavender.

The former TV host had worn a gorgeous Carla Zampatti wedding dress the day she walked down the aisle.

Former Sunrise host and equestrian businessman Richard, 61, got married on New Year’s Eve on his 40-acre estate in NSW’s picturesque Southern Highlands, with Sam wearing a dress made by Zampatti just for the occasion.

The dress appeared to be based on Carla’s The White Elegance Dress, which is on sale on the designer’s website for $ 629.00.

Moving in: Richard (left), former Sunrise host and equestrian businessman, got married on New Year's Eve on his 40-acre property in NSW's picturesque Southern Highlands, with Sam wearing a dress specially crafted by Zampatti for the occasion.

Moving in: Richard (left), former Sunrise host and equestrian businessman, got married on New Year's Eve on his 40-acre property in NSW's picturesque Southern Highlands, with Sam wearing a dress specially crafted by Zampatti for the occasion.

Moving in: Richard (left), former Sunrise host and equestrian businessman, got married on New Year’s Eve on his 40-acre property in NSW’s picturesque Southern Highlands, with Sam wearing a dress specially crafted by Zampatti for the occasion.

All White: She also posted a picture of herself wearing another gorgeous white dress created by Zampatti while posing next to her husband

All White: She also posted a picture of herself wearing another gorgeous white dress created by Zampatti while posing next to her husband

All White: She also posted a picture of herself wearing another gorgeous white dress created by Zampatti while posing next to her husband

Sam wrote in her caption: ‘Absolutely devastated about the loss of my beautiful friend Carla Zampatti this morning.

‘She was a creative genius, a wonderfully generous elegant woman and was certainly part of many of my favorite memories.

She will be sorely missed, but never forgotten. And will live on forever in my heart and my wardrobe. Vale Carla ‘.

Dresses: Former politician Julie Bishop, 64, also shared some of the designer's favorite creations, including a sparkly silver dress.  Julie and Carla are in the picture

Dresses: Former politician Julie Bishop, 64, also shared some of the designer's favorite creations, including a sparkly silver dress.  Julie and Carla are in the picture

Dresses: Former politician Julie Bishop, 64, also shared some of the designer’s favorite creations, including a sparkly silver dress. Julie and Carla are in the picture

Pals: She posed opposite Zampatti in a number of images shared on Instagram on Saturday, one of which also showed her in a skintight black dress

Pals: She posed opposite Zampatti in a number of images shared on Instagram on Saturday, one of which also showed her in a skintight black dress

Pals: She posed opposite Zampatti in a number of images shared on Instagram on Saturday, one of which also showed her in a skintight black dress

Former politician Julie Bishop, 64, also shared some of the designer’s favorite creations, including a sparkly silver dress.

She posed opposite Zampatti in a number of images shared on Instagram on Saturday, one of which also showed her in a skintight black dress.

Julie wrote: ‘Carla Zampatti was a truly amazing Australian who inspired generations of women with her style, grace and determination.

Favorite: A tribute from actress Rebecca Gibney (pictured) included her posing in a dramatic draped dress designed by Zampatti

Favorite: A tribute from actress Rebecca Gibney (pictured) included her posing in a dramatic draped dress designed by Zampatti

Favorite: A tribute from actress Rebecca Gibney (pictured) included her posing in a dramatic draped dress designed by Zampatti

She was in a class of her own – the personification of #sprezzatura. It was a privilege to call her a friend. Vale Carla ‘.

A tribute from actress Rebecca Gibney, 56, included her posing in a dramatic draped dress designed by Zampatti.

‘So shocked and sad to hear of the passing of the extraordinary @carlazampatti,’ she wrote.

Tragic: Carla tragically died a week after falling down the stairs while attending the opening night of the La Traviata opera in Sydney Harbor

Tragic: Carla tragically died a week after falling down the stairs while attending the opening night of the La Traviata opera in Sydney Harbor

Tragic: Carla tragically died a week after falling down the stairs while attending the opening night of the La Traviata opera in Sydney Harbor

‘I’ve worn Carla’s designs in so many fashion shoots, at a myriad of award ceremonies – including the International Emmys – and most recently on the Under The Vines series currently being filmed in New Zealand.

The third photo was only used a few weeks ago to reveal the show and character of Daisy Munro in a white Carla Zampatti suit and a Carla-inspired hat.

Sending so much love to Carla’s family and friends during this very sad time. Rest in peace.’

Late Australian fashion designer Carla Zampatti's daughter Bianca (right) shared heartbreaking tribute after her mother's death on Saturday

Late Australian fashion designer Carla Zampatti's daughter Bianca (right) shared heartbreaking tribute after her mother's death on Saturday

Late Australian fashion designer Carla Zampatti’s daughter Bianca (right) shared heartbreaking tribute after her mother’s death on Saturday

Carla tragically died a week after falling down the stairs while attending the opening night of the La Traviata opera in Sydney Harbor.

She was knocked unconscious after falling on the bottom steps of the stairs and then rushed to hospital but could not be rescued.

Carla’s daughter Bianca was one of the first to share her heartbreaking tribute after her mother’s death on Saturday.

“Today I lost my mother, my inspiration, my mentor and my friend,” fashion designer Bianca wrote alongside two family photos on Instagram.

“I’m lost for words and devastated.”

Powerful: “Today I lost my mother, my inspiration, my mentor and my boyfriend,” fashion designer Bianca wrote on Instagram. ‘I’m lost for words and devastated’

Her family addressed the designer’s fall earlier this week, stating that Carla was in the hospital for ‘observation’ after the accident.

A family spokesperson for Ms Zampatti told Daily Mail Australia on Monday: ‘Carla Zampatti fell at the Opera in Sydney Harbor on Friday evening and is currently under observation in the hospital.

“Carla is very grateful for the support of medically trained audiences who assisted and for the excellent care provided by the St. Vincent’s Hospital team.”

Rory Jeffes, CEO of Opera Australia, said The Sydney Morning Herald that staff took care of Mrs. Zampatti until an ambulance arrived.

Outpouring: 'Carla is Australia's most successful and sustainable fashion designer and launched her eponymous label in 1965', read a statement after her death

Outpouring: 'Carla is Australia's most successful and sustainable fashion designer and launched her eponymous label in 1965', read a statement after her death

Outpouring: ‘Carla is Australia’s most successful and sustainable fashion designer and launched her eponymous label in 1965’, read a statement after her death

“I understand they were just taking care of her, she seemed to be in and out of consciousness and so they made her feel comfortable until the ambulance arrived,” he said.

Carla Zampatti’s name is synonymous with Australian fashion.

The high-end designer was born in Italy and emigrated to Western Australia in 1950 when she was about eight years old.

She previously said that her desire to show her adopted country her talents was the driving force behind her successful career.

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Star: Carla Zampatti’s name is synonymous with Australian fashion