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Alexander McQueen Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
Before bursting onto the London fashion scene with his daring, provocative collections, Alexander McQueen honed his tailoring skills on Savile Row. His sharp tailoring would continue to influence his dramatic collections as he explored challenging silhouettes presented in powerfully evocative…
John Galliano Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
When John Galliano graduated from London's Central St Martins School of Art in the early eighties he was a shy young designer with a quiet confidence who was already showing signs of future acclaim. Early in his career commercial success…
Christian Dior Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
The name Christian Dior is synonymous with luxury and glamour in the world of clothing, accessories, fragrance and cosmetics. Come to Paris to meet the master Dior himself in the early days of the House and see how the Dior…
Jean Paul Gaultier
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 1
Newsmaker Jean Paul Gaultier has been making head lines since he exploded onto the fashion scene in 1976. Always a fashion catalyst, Gaultier packs huge auditoriums each fashion season with fans clamoring to see what revolutionary ideas he will present…
Vivienne Westwood Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
Vivienne Westwood, the mother of punk style and the Grande Dame of British fashion has never failed to provoke. With an enduring love of historical fashions but a keen eye for innovation, Westwood has consistently delivered clothes that not only…
Alexander McQueen Part 2
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
Becoming an established name didn't slow down this enfant terrible. Alexander McQueen continues to explore dramatic silhouettes ranging from the most fragile of dresses to molded carapace-like corsets all within a poetic storyline. As his career builds the fashion crowd…
Chanel
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
In 1983, when German-born designer Karl Lagerfeld joined the house of Chanel, he changed the course of fashion history. To this day, the house is owned and controlled by the famously press-shy Alan Wertheimer, grandson of one of Coco's early…
Vivienne Westwood Part 2
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
After over three decades in fashion, Vivienne Westwood is the reigning queen of provocative fashion with a message. While always political and daring, a more refined hand is seen in her later collections, achieving elegance without turning her back on…
Halston Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
Roy Halston Frowick, known in the fashion world simply as Halston, was a designer devoted to simplicity and elegance. He was American fashion's first international superstar, with Newsweek magazine calling him "the best designer in America" in 1972. The list…
Chloé
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
Created in 1952 by Gaby Aghion, the house of Chloe projected a bohemian spirit from its very beginning. In 1966 the 28 year-old Karl Lagerfeld became head designer at the luxury pret-a-porter house. He left in 1983 and Martine Sitbon…
Donatella Versace
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 1
Filled with lavish parties, celebrity entourages and miles of platinum blond hair, the glamorous life of Donatella Versace personifies the daring, brazenly sexy brand built by her brother Gianni Versace. Sadly, it was Gianni's tragic death in July of 1997…
Yohji Yamamoto
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
Boasting an unconventional yet undeniably beautiful vision, designer Yohji Yamamoto is one of the leading designers of our time. In the early 1980s, with Yamamoto at the forefront, the arrival of the Japanese designers in Paris heralded a darker, more…
Burberry Prorsum
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
Despite a history that goes back to just over 150 years, at Burberry the biggest headlines have happened in the last 10. For more than a century the house was known for two things: durable trench coats and its signature…
Christian Lacroix Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 4
Far removed from its heyday of the 50s and 60s, by the early eighties, haute couture was a dying business. However, a young man from the south of France, planning a career as a museum curator would soon turn that…
Dries Van Noten
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 4
From his start in the late eighties as a member of the landmark "Antwerp Six", Dries Van Noten has quietly captivated fashion lovers with his understated approach to dressing. Humble shapes are thoughtfully rendered in rich materials - sampling silhouettes,…
Viktor & Rolf
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 1
Dutch designers Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren have taken the idea of the fashion show and turned it on its head to make their show one of the most anticipated events on the Paris schedule. Each season they continue to…
Christian Dior Part 2
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
When John Galliano, the "bad boy" of British fashion was brought over by LVMH's Bernard Arnault to head Christian Dior it was a dream come true. His incredible vision has flourished under the auspices of the legendary designer and the…
Jil Sander
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 6
Known as the "Queen of Minimalism," German designer, Jil Sander's strong, modern sensibility and highly sophisticated fabric choices won her critical and commercial success in the late 20th century. Her distinct combination of masculine and feminine design elements crafted looks…
Kenzo
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 1
One of fashion's most prominent travelers, Kenzo Takada, created fun in fashion for over thirty years. A master at innovative mixes of color, print and fabrics, Kenzo's ever-changing signature was always rooted in joy. His introduction of Japanese aesthetics to…
Carolina Herrera
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
Carolina Herrera is a woman known for modern refinement and understated elegance - in her designs and her personal style. In her own words, she "started late in life" launching her business in 1980 at the age of 40. Despite…