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

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.

Gianni VersaceGianni Versace
(Italian)
Steve MaddenSteve Madden
(American)
Kelly OsbourneKelly Osbourne
(British)

Hugo BossHugo Boss
(German)
Petra StuntPetra Stunt
(British)
Vera WangVera Wang
(American)

Bob MackieBob Mackie
(American)
Christian LouboutinChristian Louboutin
(French)
Giles DeaconGiles Deacon
(British)

Marc JacobsMarc Jacobs
(American)
Zac PosenZac Posen
(American)
Jennifer MeyerJennifer Meyer
(American)

Manish MalhotraManish Malhotra
(Indian)
Vivienne WestwoodVivienne Westwood
(British)
Kristin NelsonKristin Nelson
(American)

Jade JaggerJade Jagger
(French,British)
Rachel RoyRachel Roy
(American)
Christian SirianoChristian Siriano
(American)

Philipp PleinPhilipp Plein
(German)
Edith HeadEdith Head
(American)
Hedi SlimaneHedi Slimane
(French)

Chip FooseChip Foose
(American)
Pierre CardinPierre Cardin
(French)
Tony WaltonTony Walton
(British)

Issey MiyakeIssey Miyake
(Japanese)
Salvatore FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo
(Italian)
Tinker HatfieldTinker Hatfield
(American)

Anne KleinAnne Klein
(American)
Roberto CavalliRoberto Cavalli
(Italian)
Paco RabannePaco Rabanne
(Spanish,French)

Lilly PulitzerLilly Pulitzer
(American)
Oleg CassiniOleg Cassini
(French,American,Russian)
Isaac MizrahiIsaac Mizrahi
(American)

Hubert de GivenchyHubert de Givenchy
(French)
Monique LhuillierMonique Lhuillier
(Filipino)
Miuccia PradaMiuccia Prada
(Italian)

Rick OwensRick Owens
(American)
Elsa SchiaparelliElsa Schiaparelli
(Italian)
Thierry MuglerThierry Mugler
(French)

Tina ChowTina Chow
(American)
Phoebe PhiloPhoebe Philo
(British)
Betsey JohnsonBetsey Johnson
(American)

Pierre BalmainPierre Balmain
(French)
Aisleyne Horgan-WallaceAisleyne Horgan-Wallace
(British)
HalstonHalston
(American)

Lucy, Lady Duff-GordonLucy, Lady Duff-Gordon
(British)
Riccardo TisciRiccardo Tisci
(Italian)
Perry EllisPerry Ellis
(American)

Norman HartnellNorman Hartnell
(British)
Christian AudigierChristian Audigier
(French)
Anna SuiAnna Sui
(American)

Nancy LincolnNancy Lincoln
(American)
Sarah TownsendSarah Townsend
(British)
Deborah Nadoolman LandisDeborah Nadoolman Landis
(American)

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