When we shop for any product whether for our own purpose or to gift it to someone, a branded product is always preferred be it a dress or anything else. Talking specifically about the fashion industry, there are several designers and their brands which have ruled because of the quality products they produce and have raised the bar ever since.
Let’s have a look at the most known and familiar brands of the fashion world. Hey, that’s not all, you will even get to see the people after whom the brands have been named. For some of us, it is going to be a list with fresh names which are worth a try.
1. Vera Wang
The perfect designer of the wedding dresses, Vera Wang was born and brought up in New York City. Before starting her own brand, she had worked at the Vogue Magazine as the youngest editor. At the event of her own wedding being dissatisfied with the dresses in the city, she made herself one. Since then Wang is the designer we know today.
2. Giorgio Armani
The most successful designer of Italy is well known for his tailored and need clothing all over the world. It would be interesting to know that the red carpet fashion was pioneered by Mr. Armani.
3. Marc Jacobs
Head Designer of his own brand, Marc is the designer who is known for his peculiar styles in the feminine. He was awarded as the Best Women Designer of the Year in 2016 by the Council of Fashion Designers of America.
4. Gianni Versace
Gianni was the designer who learned his sewing lessons from his mother and later his own boutique. He was one of the first designers who related music with fashion. His works were mostly inspired by pop and contemporary ethnicity.
5. Miuccia Prada
Chosen among one of the best-dressed women of the world, Miuccia is the head designer of the family business and brand Prada. She is best known for connecting Fashion with art. This can be mostly seen from her designed goods as well.
6. Calvin Klein
He is a man who needs no introduction. Known for his work for undergarment fashion, he has brought about a sea change in this industry of fashion. The brand is also known for its other products which include accessories, perfumes, and clothes as well.
7. Diane Von Furstenberg
This Belgian designer is best known for her wrap dresses. She is the head of the Council of Fashion Designers of America and is one of the most famous designers as well. She introduced the jersey wrap dress and drove the fashion industry crazy.
8. Dolce & Gabbana
The brand is named after Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce who first met in 1980 in Milan. They have earned a good name for their sexy styles which are mainly inspired by women of Sicily. These two are well-settled partners in personal and professional lives of theirs.
9. Manolo Blahnik
Known for his brand in the shoe fashion industry, Manolo is the second man in history to get featured on the cover of Vogue. The shoes designed by his brand are famous among celebrities.
10. Jean Paul Gaultier
Introduced to the world of fashion by his grandmother, Jean was into it from childhood. His carrier didn’t start with formal training but his self made designs he sent to famous designers of that time. He got the perfect direction in the field under Pierre Cardin who hired him in 1970.
11. Tommy Hilfiger
Tommy Hilfiger is owned by Thomas Jacob Hilfiger. This man knows what it is like to rise again after met with failure. His first clothing company made him go bankrupt in 5 years after which he moved to New York. But the designer took another shot and established a brand which is known all over the globe.
12. Michael Kors
Born in the city of Long Island, Michael is best known for his seamless designs. He understood the norms of fashion at an early age of 5 when re redesigned his mother’s wedding dress. He launched his brand in 1981 and his fan base includes Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton as well.
13. Roland Mouret
Born and brought up in France Roland was a student at a fashion college in Paris. His Galaxy dress launched in 2006 drove everyone mad. It was later acknowledged as the best dress of the year.
14. Donna Karan
The DKNY labels are owned by Donna who is an American Designer. She was born in Queen in New York and later joined the Parsons School of Design. She is loved for her simple, creative and feminine designs of all times.
15. Thierry Mugler
The first collection of the designer was launched under the name Café de Paris. He is known for his fresh ideas in fashion and flawless designs. Apart from being an established designer, he is also a bodybuilder.
16. Stella McCartney
The well known British designer is the daughter of famous Paul McCartney, a former Beatle. She is a proven designer from the age of 13. Her best works include soft clothes which never use fur or leather. Additionally, she is an activist for the animal right as well.
17. Christian Louboutin
His love for the shoe industry made him work at Chanel, Maud Frizon and Yves Saint Laurent. He opened his first store at the age of 27. The shoes designed by Christian are loved by Hollywood celebrities and he is one of the notable designers of the industry.
18. Kenzo Takada
After completing his graduation from Tokyo’s Bunka Fashion College, Kenzo moved to Paris. The shop that he set up has clothes which were made using fabrics of the flea market and was a success. He is the President of the Asian Couture Federation and one of the leading designers of the world.
19. Alexander Wang
Known for his sleek and urban designs, Wang is famous among the school kids. He first presented his collection at the New York catwalk and his talent was recognized. Wang has a strong fan base which even includes Rihanna.
20. Roberto Cavalli
The study of weaving techniques inspired Roberto to a whole new level that he dropped out o school to start his own business. He presented his first collection at the age of 32. Later he opened a boutique named Saint-Tropez and is now known for his sexy designs.