Category: Fashion Designers

Fashion Designers

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. …
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On Aura Tout Vu

PARIS, Jan 21, 2003 (Updated Jul 9, 2009) / FW/ — “We love to distort fashion and glam”, the three-member design team of On Aura Tout Vu confessed in their website.   Paris-based On Aura Tout Vu broke into the French fashion scene with a tongue-in-cheek attitude that proved to …
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Cia Maritima

NEW YORK, Jul 17, 2002 (Updated Jul 19, 2009) / FW/ — Considered the hottest and most sought after beachwear line in Brazil, Cia.Maritima was launched by Benny Rosset in 1990. It belongs to group Rosset, the largest lycra manufacturer in South America, and their know-how is the foundation for the …
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Zuhair Murad: Passion for Fashion

PARIS, Jul 12, 2002 (Updated Jan 27, 2011)/ FW/ — A native of Beirut (born 1971), Zuhair Murad studied art and design before opening his first atelier in his home city in 1995.   “Ever since I was a child, I used to imagine designs for imaginary client. I have …
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Thierry Mugler: Iconography & Drama

PARIS, July 7, 2002 (Updated Jun 26, 2009) / FW/ — A dancer, designer and photographer, the creative genius of Thierry Mugler lies in iconography and drama of his designs.   Born in Strasbourg, Alsace, France in 1948, Thierry Mugler studied at the Strasbourg School of Fine Arts. He started …
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Masatomo by Rynshu

PARIS, Jul 2, 2002 (Updated Jul 1, 2009) FW/ — The tradition of good tailoring, the refinement in the finishings declined by Masatomo on items of the male wardrobe which ally high elegance with a casual feel, have been the signature of this designer’s brand since it has started, nearly …
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Stuart Stockdale For Pringle of Scotland

LONDON, May 30, 2002 / — Pringle of Scotland recently unveiled its Fall/Winter collection, which they hope will give them the rep of Britain’s premier luxury knitwear company. All the essentials are there: vintage pieces, pretty sweaters, bags, hats, shoes, cashmere blankets and kids’ jumpers. They also showed their best-selling …