The most elegant dresses worn by popular celebrities are the ones that have been designed by the topmost fashion designers in the world. Their unique creations provide an excellent source of inspiration for fashion followers. These famous personalities have proved just how talented and successful they really are, through each of their designs, which are sold for hundreds and sometimes thousands of dollars. Fashion trendsetters including Gucci, Armani, D&G, and Prada have managed to establish themselves in the fashion industry and have won the hearts of every person around the world, most of whom can only dream of wearing their exceptional creations.
So, let’s look at the list of top ten most popular and successful fashion designers in the world:
1. Calvin Klein
The short version of Calvin Klein (CK) is popular and famous and almost all over the brand by everyone. This brand was founded by Calvin Klein in 1968, a famous American fashion designer. He initiated his career by opening a women’s and men ‘s coat store in New York City. Since then, Calvin hasn’t looked behind and has grown his business at an incredible pace and has been ruling the fashion industry very strongly. He deserves to be the number 1 fashion designer in the world in 2012.
2. Donatella Versace
He is the chief designer and Vice President of the Versace Group. He is the first-ever fashion designer to use an A-list celebrity to promote her designs. She chose Madonna, Christiana Aguilera, Jennifer Lopez, Demi Moore, and others to serve the purpose of promoting her brand in Hollywood.
3. Valentino Garavani
He is the introducer of the famous brand ‘Valentino Spa.’ He is an incredible living legend and Italian designer without any doubts. He is best known for designing clothes for some of the famous celebrities around the world. Elizabeth Taylor, Princess Margaret, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Queen Paola of Belgium are some of his famous and regular customers.
4. Giorgio Armani
Giorgio Armani is known to be the only designer who changed the trend of the fashion industry after making the brand “Armani” back in 1975. He is also the first-ever designer to ban models who have a Body Mass Index under 18. Armani is truly a living legend and a great fashion designer.
5. Coco Chanel
Coco is a leading figure in the fashion industry. She was famous for her famous brand ‘Chanel’ and french designer. She is the only fashion designer to be included in the most important people of the century by Time Magazine.
6. Ralph Lauren
He is the most incredible designer the world has ever seen. He is widely known for the brand he introduced ‘Polo Ralph Lauren’ and his amazing designs. Lauren earned his fame when he introduced a notable short sleeve shirt with the Polo logo on it, in 1972. Lauren is definitely one of the best designers around.
7. Tom Ford
Tom is well-known for overhauling ‘Gucci’ in its bad days. He is the founder of the brand ‘Tom Ford’ which dominates the accessory and menswear market.
8. Kate Spade
Spade is the co-founder of the brand “Kate Spade New York,” in journalism, she holds a graduate degree from Arizona State University. She is well-known for her designer handbags and is considered to be one of the best bags around.
9. Betsey Johnson
Johnson is famous for her whimsical and feminine designs all over the world. She truly has a deep knowledge of costumes. He was also a part of the “Fashion Walk of Fame” back in 2002 and right after that, she expanded her business by introducing a new line of handbags, scarves, accessories, and hats into her specialization.
10. Marc Jacobs
He sold out his first-ever stack of knit sweaters and within no time he became the first of celebrities, while he was studying at the parson college of design. In 2010, Jacobs was also mentioned in the list of 100 most influential people in the world, by Time Magazine.
These are the world’s top 10 fashion designers that are the ideal role models for everyone. So, which fashion designers inspire you most?