Female Fashion Entrepreneurs

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Kate Spade
(Fashion Designer, Founder and Co-Owner of the Designer Brand ‘Kate Spade New York’)
Kate Spade
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Birthdate: December 24, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: June 5, 2018

Kate Spade was an American entrepreneur and fashion designer. Spade is credited with founding Kate Spade New York, a popular luxury fashion design house, which competes with the likes of Michael Kors. Kate Spade is also credited with creating stylish and affordable handbags that caused quite a revolution in the fashion world.

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Kristin Cavallari
(Best Known as the Cast Member of the MTV Reality TV Series, 'Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County')
Kristin Cavallari
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Birthdate: January 5, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States

Known for her “valley girl’ accent, Kristin Cavallari gained fame with the MTV reality series Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. Apart from gracing the cover of Seventeen, she has also been featured in Rolling Stone. She is now a fashion designer with her own brands Uncommon James and Little James.

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Allegra Versace
(Italian Heiress, Director of ‘Gianni Versace S.p.A.’ and Daughter of Fashion Designer Donatella Versace )
Allegra Versace
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Birthdate: June 30, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Italian-American socialite Allegra Versace is the heiress of the international fashion line Versace. Daughter of designer Donatella Versace and model Paul Beck, Allegra has previously worked as a theatrical dresser and is the director of Gianni Versace S.p.A. She has had a long battle with anorexia.
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Sara Blakely
(Businesswoman)
Sara Blakely
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Birthdate: February 21, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Clearwater, Florida, United States
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Tina Knowles
(Businesswoman & Founder of the Fashion Brand ''House of Deréon')
Tina Knowles
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Birthdate: January 4, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Galveston, Texas, United States

Tina Knowles is an American fashion designer and businesswoman. In 2004, she launched House of Deréon, a now-defunct ready-to-wear fashion line. While her fashion brands, such as Miss Tina and House of Deréon, have been generally regarded as one of her most important contributions, her biggest contribution to the society is letting her daughters, Beyoncé and Solange ,follow their passion.

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Liliane Bettencourt
(Principal Shareholder of ‘L'Oréal’ and the Richest Woman of the World at the Time of Her Death)
Liliane Bettencourt
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Birthdate: October 21, 1922
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 20, 2017
Former L'Oréal heiress Liliane Bettencourt was the world’s richest woman at the time of her death. She had apparently gifted celebrity photographer François-Marie Banier cash and gifts worth a billion euros, leading her daughter to file a case against Banier later. Bettencourt was also involved in medical and cultural philanthropy.
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Wilhelmina Cooper
(Dutch-American Model and Founder of 'Wilhelmina Models')
Wilhelmina Cooper
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Birthdate: May 1, 1939
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Culemborg, Netherlands
Died: March 1, 1980

Best remembered for her agency Wilhelmina Models, Dutch model Wilhelmina Cooper was the daughter of a German butcher and took to modeling after moving to the US. Known for her curvy figure and high cheekbones, she graced the cover of Vogue 28 times.

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Miuccia Prada
(Italian Billionaire Fashion Designer and Co-CEO and Head Designer of 'Prada')
Miuccia Prada
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Birthdate: May 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Milan, Italy

Miuccia Prada is an Italian businesswoman and fashion designer. The granddaughter of Mario Prada, Miuccia is the head designer of the popular luxury fashion house Prada, which was founded by Mario Prada. Miuccia Prada is credited with founding Prada's subsidiary, Miu Miu. In 2014, Miuccia Prada was ranked 75th in Forbes magazine's most powerful woman in the world list.

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Rosalía Mera
(Businesswoman)
Rosalía Mera
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Birthdate: January 28, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: A Coruña, Galicia, Spain
Died: August 15, 2013
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Anja Rubik
(Model)
Anja Rubik
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Birthdate: June 12, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rzeszów, Poland
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Vivy Yusof
(Entrepreneur)
Vivy Yusof
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Birthdate: December 11, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 12 
Jennifer Hyman
(CEO of Rent the Runway)
Jennifer Hyman
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Birthdate: August 24, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: United States
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Lana Marks
(Business executive, Ambassador)
Lana Marks
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Birthdate: November 18, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: East London, South Africa
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Alison Campbell
(Businessperson)
Alison Campbell
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Birthplace: Unknown

Apart from being the wife of Irish golfer Darren Clarke, Alison Campbell, née Smyth, has also been a successful model and a former Miss Northern Ireland. Now a successful entrepreneur in her own right, she owns a modeling agency, with clients such as Zoe Salmon from Blue Peter.

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Sharen Jester Turney
(CEO of Victoria's Secret)
Sharen Jester Turney
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Birthdate: 1957 AD
Birthplace: Ardmore, Oklahoma, United States
Katia Beauchamp
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Birthplace: Texas, United States
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Alyona Subbotina
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Birthdate: February 13, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Almaty, Kazakhstan
 18 
Adeline Andre
(Fashion designer)
Adeline Andre
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Birthdate: 1949 AD
Birthplace: Bangui, French Equatorial Africa
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Hayley Barna
(Entrepreneur)
Hayley Barna
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Birthdate: 1983 AD
Birthplace: New York, United States
 20 
Lola Maja
(Make-up Artist, Businesspeople)
Lola Maja
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Birthdate: January 26, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
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Becca Tilley
(Reality Star)
Becca Tilley
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Birthdate: October 30, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
 22 
Kehinde Smith
(Entrepreneur and Investor)
Kehinde Smith
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Birthdate: September 22, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nigeria
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Mariuccia Mandelli
(Italian Fashion Designer and Entrepreneur)
Mariuccia Mandelli
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Birthdate: January 31, 1925
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bergamo, Italy
Died: December 6, 2015

Often credited as the inventor of hot pants, Mariuccia Mandelli, a self-taught fashion designer, began her career in her friend's apartment with a secondhand sewing machine, lugging suitcases of samples round small shops. Hailed as the Godmother of Italian Fashion, she later founded Krizia, one of Italy’s first ready-to-wear houses, which over the time grew into a $500 million business.  

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Elease Donovan
(Jamaican Reality Star and Entrepreneur)
Elease Donovan
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Birthdate: May 14, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Jamaica
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Keticia Chatman
(Jamaican Fashion Entrepreneur)
Keticia Chatman
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Birthdate: October 15, 1999
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jamaica
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Hilary Rowland
(Fashion designer)
Hilary Rowland
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Birthdate: July 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
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Claire Chambers
(CEO of Journelle)
Claire Chambers
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Birthplace: United States
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Leslie A Blodgett
(CEO of Bare Escentuals)
Leslie A Blodgett
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Birthplace: United States