For nothing, UK is referred to as one of the fashion capitals of the world. It has been amongst the leading producers of world’s most influential fashion designers who have redefined the world of fashion with their innovative concept, tailor-made outfits and unique couture. Their extraordinary contributions have changed the face of British fashion considerably. Did you know that though Paris is the fashion capital of the world, world’s first ever couturier was a British? Charles Frederick Worth, born in England, served as the favoured designer in the courts of Napoleon III. Over the years, Britain has served as the base for numerous fashion designers who have wowed people with their interesting concepts and avant-garde styles. Be it Mary Quant’s cool and modern cutting-edge designs that were break-free from the traditional look or Vivienne Westwood’s punk fashion movement of the 70s, Alexander McQueen’s non-conformist creations or Hussein Chalayan’s experimental designs, British designers have time and again proved their worth on ramps and wardrobes. And then we have Christopher Bailey, the man behind Burberry’s magnanimous outburst in the world of fashion. When Bailey took the creative reigns of the company in 2001, little did anyone know of his plan! He transformed Burberry’ to become the most-sought after fashion brands. He modernized the designs but at the same time retained the quintessential British feel. Go through this section to know about famous British fashion designers, their life and career.
Tan FranceTan France
20 April 1983
Fashion Designer
Victoria BeckhamVictoria Beckham
17 April 1974
Singer, Businesswoman, Model, Fashion Designer

Georgina ChapmanGeorgina Chapman
14 April 1976
Fashion Designer

Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen
17 March 1969
Fashion designer

Stella McCartneyStella McCartney
13 September 1971
Fashion Designer

Gemma CollinsGemma Collins
31 January 1981
Pearl LowePearl Lowe
07 April 1970
Singer, Fashion Designer

Vanessa AngelVanessa Angel
10 November 1966

John GallianoJohn Galliano
28 November 1960
Fashion Designer
Guccio GucciGuccio Gucci
26 March 1881
Italian Businessman

Giles DeaconGiles Deacon
10 January 1969
Fashion Designer
Mary QuantMary Quant
11 February 1934
Fashion Designer

Charles Frederick WorthCharles Frederick Worth
13 October 1825
Fashion Designer

Hussein ChalayanHussein Chalayan
12 August 1970
Fashion Designer

Rina LipaRina Lipa
14 May 2001

Dame Vivienne WestwoodDame Vivienne Westwood
08 April 1941
British fashion designer
Kelly OsbourneKelly Osbourne
27 October 1984

Mischa Anne Marsden BartonMischa Barton
24 January 1986

Sadie FrostSadie Frost
19 June 1965

Aisleyne Horgan-WallaceAisleyne Horgan-Wallace
28 December 1978
Model, Fashion designer, Actor, Columnist,
Kelly HoppenKelly Hoppen
30 June 1959
interior designer, author

Tony WaltonTony Walton
24 October 1934
Art director, Costume designer, Theatre designer,
Charlotte RonsonCharlotte Ronson
07 August 1977
Fashion designer

Zandra RhodesZandra Rhodes
19 September 1940

Petra StuntPetra Stunt
17 December 1988
Norman HartnellNorman Hartnell
12 June 1901
Fashion designer

Lucy, Lady Duff-GordonLucy, Lady Duff-Gordon
13 June 1863
Costume designer
Sarah BurtonSarah Burton
01 January 1974
Fashion designer

Sade AduSade Adu
16 January 1959

Phoebe PhiloPhoebe Philo
01 January 1973
Fashion designer
Tamara MellonTamara Mellon
07 July 1967
Fashion designer

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Carole HerseeCarole Hersee
25 November 1958
Costume designer
Jasper ConranJasper Conran
12 December 1959
Fashion designer

Loulou de la FalaiseLoulou de la Falaise
04 May 1947
jeweller, model

Ozwald BoatengOzwald Boateng
28 February 1967

Katharine HamnettKatharine Hamnett
16 August 1947
Fashion designer
Bella FreudBella Freud
17 April 1961
Fashion designer
Ossie ClarkOssie Clark
09 June 1942
Fashion Designer

Hardy AmiesHardy Amies
17 July 1909
Fashion Designer

Gareth PughGareth Pugh
31 August 1981
Fashion designer

Gerald HoltomGerald Holtom
20 January 1914
Artist, Designer
Bruce OldfieldBruce Oldfield
14 July 1950
Fashion designer

Jean MuirJean Muir
17 July 1928
Fashion designer

Thea PorterThea Porter
24 December 1927

Marit AllenMarit Allen
17 September 1941

Humphrey SpenderHumphrey Spender
19 April 1910
Pat McDonaghPat McDonagh
17 March 1934
Fashion designer

Sandy PowellSandy Powell
07 April 1960
costume designer
Lee StarkeyLee Starkey
11 November 1970