List of famous fashion designers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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Fashion designers design clothes, lifestyle accessories, and shoes that are not just functional but also aesthetically pleasing. Fashion designers may design the items for an individual, or for the mass market. With the modern human’s obsession with appearance and convenience, fashion designers have a lot of factors to consider while designing the garments and accessories. They work with a wide range of materials, and have to plan for the patterns, styles, and colors of each item they design keeping in mind the end customer. Fashion designing is an art influenced by social and cultural values that have evolved over time, thus it is a very dynamic and interesting profession. Today fashion designing is considered to be among the most lucrative and glamorous career options. Of course, it is a very challenging profession as well. It calls for a high level of creativity combined with a sense of aesthetics and managerial skills. Fashion designers work for designer labels and clothing manufacturers. They may design cheaper ranges of casual garments for the mass market or work on one-off exclusive creations working directly with a high profile customer. Browse this section to learn more about the famous fashion designers who have marked the world with their artistic expressions.

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Gianni VersaceGianni Versace
(Italian)
Hugo BossHugo Boss
(German)

Steve MaddenSteve Madden
(American)
Kelly OsbourneKelly Osbourne
(British)
Kristin NelsonKristin Nelson
(American)

Christian LouboutinChristian Louboutin
(French)
Vivienne WestwoodVivienne Westwood
(British)
Vera WangVera Wang
(American)

Marc JacobsMarc Jacobs
(American)
Manish MalhotraManish Malhotra
(Indian)
Philipp PleinPhilipp Plein
(German)

Jennifer MeyerJennifer Meyer
(American)
Aisleyne Horgan-WallaceAisleyne Horgan-Wallace
(British)
Jade JaggerJade Jagger
(French,British)

Edith HeadEdith Head
(American)
Tony WaltonTony Walton
(British)
Giles DeaconGiles Deacon
(British)

Cristóbal BalenciagaCristóbal Balenciaga
(Spanish)
Hubert de GivenchyHubert de Givenchy
(French)
Rachel RoyRachel Roy
(American)

Chip FooseChip Foose
(American)
Hedi SlimaneHedi Slimane
(French)
Monique LhuillierMonique Lhuillier
(Filipino)

Zac PosenZac Posen
(American)
Christian SirianoChristian Siriano
(American)
Salvatore FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo
(Italian)

Paco RabannePaco Rabanne
(Spanish,French)
Issey MiyakeIssey Miyake
(Japanese)
Pierre CardinPierre Cardin
(French,Italian)

Phoebe PhiloPhoebe Philo
(British)
Tinker HatfieldTinker Hatfield
(American)
Betsey JohnsonBetsey Johnson
(American)

Roberto CavalliRoberto Cavalli
(Italian)
Lilly PulitzerLilly Pulitzer
(American)
Isaac MizrahiIsaac Mizrahi
(American)

Miuccia PradaMiuccia Prada
(Italian)
Thierry MuglerThierry Mugler
(French)
Elsa SchiaparelliElsa Schiaparelli
(Italian)

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