1946 – Giovanni "Gianni" Versace born on the 2nd of December in Reggio Calabria, Italy, where he grew up with his siblings Santo and Donatella, along with their father and dressmaker mother, Francesca. Gianni Versace was a charismatic gay man and accomplished Italian designer of clothing and theater costumes. 1972 – Flew north to Milan ..
1971 – Born on April 16 in Lake Jackson, Texas. – Released her first album at the age of twelve. – First performed in her father’s restaurant in the band named: Selena and Los Dinos. 1983 – Released their first album Mis Primeras Grabaciones. – This album was not sold in ..
1890 – Born on the 10th of September. 1927 – Naturalized French citizen. 1930 – She is also well known for her surrealist designs of the 1930s, especially her hats, including the Dalí design resembling a giant shoe and one a giant lamb chop, both which were famously worn by the Franco American ..
1928 – Vidal Sassoon born on the 17th of January. Sassoon was born to humble Jewish parents in London, England; his father was from Thessaloniki in northern Greece and his mother, whose family were originally from Spain, was born in London. 1963 – Created a short, angular hairstyle cut on a horizontal plane that was ..
1934 – She was born on the 11th day of February this year in Kent, England. Born to Welsh parents, Quant studied illustration at Goldsmith’s College before taking a job with a couture milliner. 1955 – She teamed up with her husband, Alexander Plunkett-Greene, and an accountant, Archie McNair, to open a clothes shop ..
1934 – Born on February 18th in San Sebastian, Spain. A Spanish fashion designer. 1941 – He had a supernatural experience at the age of 7. 1960 – He originally had an architect’s education but became known as the enfant terrible of French fashion world. 1966 – He started his own fashion house. He ..
1961 – Mizrahi was born in Brooklyn and raised in Ocean Parkway, New Jersey, in a fairly religious Jewish household on October 14th. 1987 – He started his own business with the financial support of Sarah Haddad Cheney, formerly Sarah Haddad, the family friend who had been a beneficiary of the teenage Mizrahi’s earliest design ..
1938 – Miyake was born in Hiroshima, Japan. Japan’s leading commercial designer. 1964 – He graduated from Tama Art University in Tokyo. 1970 – He established the Miyake Design Studio. 1973 – Started to show his line at the Paris Collections. Miyake’s basic tenets for making clothes has always been the idea of creating a ..
1891 – Main Rousseau Bocher was born. – He studied art at the University of Chicago and the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. 1929 – He established his own fashion house, designing expensive, elegant haute couture dresses and gowns for an exclusive clientele, and charging them for the privilege of viewing his collections. ..
1907 – Jean Louis Berthauldt born on the 5th of October in Paris France. He was a U.S. costume designer and multiple Academy Award nominee in Costume Design. 1944 – He was holding down a profitable executive position at Hattie Carnegie when, he was named Chief Designer for Columbia Pictures. 1959 – After 15 years ..