Fashion is not all about brands and big names always. Its about the comfort that comes from within when you wear a a certain outfit. These words are famously stated by the renowned fashion designer Ralph Lauren. Very well and truly said. One can never deny the fact that designers are the reason the hollywood fashion has gone trendy and branded as well as very comfortable yet cheeky and classy. They are reason celebrities can give a style statement. They are the creator of a person’s wardrobe.
It is the most established brand today all over the world. Calvin Klien is an american designer. He is the first recipient of the show CFDA as a designer for his creations for men and women both. His tight fit jeans were highly in trend as soon as it got launched in 1974. Later on he created designs in different sections of clothing which created a high trend and still is followed. It is preferred as first choice even for undergarments, as it produces and provides the best designs and quality.
Ralph Lauren is an american fashion designer.His designs are best known for sports wear. Sportswear is his centerpiece of his fashion empire.
His menswear was a huge success after getting launched. In 1971, he introduced womenswear. As on the time ahead, he even branched out in footwears, children’s clothing, perfumes and colognes and other merchandise. Today he is a head of multi-billionaire company. In 1970, he was honoured by COTY award in menswear line. He also beacme the first designer to have his own flagship in US.
Donatella Francesca Versace is an Italian fashion designer. She is the current vice president of Versace Group. This brand was basically started by her brother Gianni who was shot dead outside his house in Miami at the age of 50. Thereafter Donatella took over the brand, who converted the company stakes into a multi-billionaire company. She is the first-ever designer for using A-listed celebrities to promote her designs rather than using nameless models. Gianni used to design clothes which he started by trying on her and taking her out in parties. This is how he successfully experimented with his designs. Donatella is famously known for her preserved hair and makeup.
Giorgio is the only designer known who changed the trend of the fashion industry in 1975, by the brand Armani. In 1975, he found a job as a window dresser in La Rinascente. Later on he went ahead to produce his own clothing line under the name Armani, which was later on turned into an international brand.He produced luxury-to-wear clothing for men and women both. The label became one of the top lines in the fashion industry. He became the first designer the models who has body mass index under 18. He is a great fashion designer and a living legend.
Marc Jacobs is an american fashion designer. He is the head of his own fashion label, Marc Jacobs. He was born to non-observant jewish family. He studied in Parsons School Of design. While in parsons, he designed and sold his first hand-knit sweaters. He also designed the first collection of Reuben Thomas. In 1987, he was thye youngest designer to be awarded the fashion industry’s highest tribute, Council Of fashion Designers Of America’s perry ellis award for New Fashion Talent.
Tom Ford is the founding father for the brand Tom Ford. He is an american fashion designer. This brand totally dominates the accessory and menswear market. He is a Parsons passout. After which he worked under many renowned designers.Ford started in 90s by working mostly behind the scenes. He also was creative director of Gucci and Saint Lauren. After leaving Gucci, he lauched the line of menswear and accessories like eyewear under the brand name Tom Ford, in 2006.He has designed for many celebrities on-screen as well as off-screen.
Michael Kors is a american sportswear fashion designer. He is the chief creative officer and chairman of the brand, Michael Kors. MK sells men’s and women’s ready to wear, accessories, watches, jewellery, fragrance. As a t5een, he started designing clothes and distributed it in his neighbourhood. He started learning in Fashion Institute Of Technology, but dropped out within 9 months, and took a job in a boutique.In 1981, he launched Michael Kors women label at bergdorf Goodman. Later in 1990, he launched Michael Kors as a license.
Chanel is a leading figure in the world of the fashion industry. She was a french designer and widely famous for her brand Chanel, until now. She is known to popularise sporty and casual chic fashion as the feminine standard of style. Her designs include jewelry, handbags, and fragrance. She is the only fashion designer listed on TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people of the 20th century.
Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani popularly known as Valentino is an Italian fashion designer responsible for the foundation of the Valentino Spa brand and company. He was born in Paris. In 1960, Valentino left Paris and opened a fashion house in Rome. Valentino’s international debut took place in 1962, in Florence, the Italian fashion capital of that time. And then there was no looking back for him. He designed for many celebrities at that era.
Kate Valentine, formerly known as Kate Spade is an American fashion designer. She is namesake and former partner of the brand. In 2006, she sold her shares of that company. In January 1993, she launched Kate Spade handbags, in New York. She worked with Mademoiselle. While working with Mademoiselle, she noticed, the was a lack of stylish and sensible handbags, so she created her own. It started initially with selling just handbags, but later Kate extended it by clothing, eyewear, accessories, and fragrances. In 1996, Spade opened her first boutique in manhattan. Spade is currently co-founder and designer of Frances Valentine.