Category: Fashion Designers

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Moon Young Hee

PARIS, Oct 3, 2004 (Updated Mar 24, 2009)/ FW/ — Based in Paris, Korean designer Moon Young Hee is known for her fluid and feminine silhouettes. She is a master of layering with a penchant for using subtle colors. Press Contact: Michèle MONTAGNE 184, rue Saint-Maur 75010 Paris FRANCE Tel: …
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Kati Stern for Venexiana

NEW YORK, Feb 6, 2004 (Updated Sep 19, 2009) / FW/ — Born in Europe and raised in the U.S., Kati Stern got the best of both the old world and the new world as she mixed the cultures and sensibilities in her designs.   With a very diverse background …
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Julien Fournié for Torrente

PARIS, Jan 19, 2004/ FW/ — With a Castilian mother and a French father, fashion flows in Julien Fournié’s blood. One set of grandparents were tanners: his genetic inheritance from them was a taste for fine materials. His grandmother on the other side of the family was a lingerie seamstress …
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Antonio Miro: Innovative Designs For The Intellectual Set

PARIS, Jan 23, 2004 (Updated Mar 29, 2009) / FW/ — Antonio Miro started his career in fashion during the 1970s when he established a shop called Groc, an unconventional fashion store, which catered to innovative and intellectual clientele. In 1986, together with Fernando Zallo and Ignacio Mallet, Antonio Miro …
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Lilly Pulitzer: True American Classic

DALLAS, Jan 2, 2004 (updated Nov 11, 2008)/ FW/ — For Lilly Pulitzer, it started as a fruit juice stand in Palm Beach, Florida to become one of the true American classics. As a young, sassy New York socialite, Lilly Pulitzer moved to Palm Beach as the young bride of …
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Paco Rabanne: Ahead of His Time

PARIS, Oct 11, 2003/ FW/ — Paco Rabanne was born Francesco Rabaneda Cuervo in Spain on February 18, 1934, but he was raised in France. He trained as an architect at the Ecole National des Beaux-Arts in Paris and was a member of class 1955. It would be 10 years …
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Amir Slama for Rosa Chá & Sais: Swimsuit King

NEW YORK, Sep 15, 2003 (updated Dec 20, 2008) / FW/ — Designer Amir Slama launched Rosa Chá in 1988 and it became one of the best known beachwear labels in Brazil. After conquering his native country with his sexy and very revealing swimwear, Amir Slama entered the U.S. market …
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Elie Saab: Taking Luxury To Its Zenith

DALLAS, May 27, 2003 (Updated Jul 9, 2009)/ FW/ — He is known as the designer who dressed Halle Berry when she accepted her Oscar. And though his prêt-a porter collection, (available at Neiman Marcus), has experienced great success, he has remained a mystery to a large group of fashionistas. …