A list of famous fashion designers
Designer clothes have become the must have items no matter what income bracket consumers belong in. Many great designers have come along and their clothing and shoe lines have made them household names. Surprisingly many of today’s best designers make lines that are tailored to those on a budget. This helps to get their brands out to mainstream America. Some designers however are not willing to compromise on quality of material and brand down play to capture this demographic. Regardless, of whom their clothes are made for; we must all admit, these designers are phenomenal at what they do and we love them for it.
Riccardo Tisci - Givenchy
Born in 1974 in Italy, educated at the world-renowned fashion design school Central Saint Martin in London. In 2005 he was given the honor of becoming the Creative Director of Givenchy. He is one of the most prominent designers in popular culture today. His design reflects urban culture and is revolutionary in men’s styles. He pushes his designs to the limits of combinations between high fashion and street style. He set the design world on fire when he introduced the first transgender model, Lea T. into high fashion by putting her in his runway show in Paris. Remember this name, he is a trailblazer and one to be watched for what the future of fashion will look like.
Miuccia Prada - Prada / Miu Miu
Born in 1942 in Italy, unlike many other designers Miuccia has a PHD in Political Science with no formal fashion design education. Her first collection was revealed in 1989 and she created the Miu Miu brand in 1992. Miuccia is the most influential Italian designer of our time. Miuccia Prada has turned this brand into a status symbol for the rich and famous.
Sarah Burton - Alexander McQueen
Marc Jacobs - Louis Vutton/Marc Jacobs
Karl Lagerfeld - Chanel / Fendi
This German designer is a man of many talents. Not only is he a designer; he is also a film maker and photographer. He is best known for being the head designer for Chanel. The date of hi
Beautiful clothes and shoes come from the minds of truly talented people. Most learned early in life that fashion was the direction they we're headed in. Men and women everywhere are cheering their choice in profession.