Steffe, Cynthia

Steffe, Cynthia Pronunciation: Send-thi-a Stef A standout at the Parson’s School Of Design, designer Cynthia Steffe is one of the leading designers defining fashion for the modern generation. After being awarded the Student Designer of the Year and the Donna Karan Gold Thimble Awards at Parson’s, she went on to assistant designer positions at Donna […]

Anna Sui

Anna Sui Pronunciation: AN-na SOO-ee Originally from Michigan, Sui is known for her “head-to-toe” looks, unique ability to counter bright colors with black and liberal usage of rich fabrics, for a very “New York BoHo” vibe. The New York Times calls Sui a designer who “never panders” and her styles continue to set trends and […]

Tam, Vivienne

Tam, Vivienne Pronunciation: Viv-vee-en Tam By infusing modern edge to the oriental culture that she has grown up with, Chinese-American Vivienne Tam has sculpted her east-meets-west theme style in the world of fashion. Beyond the stylish pieces that she does, Tam fills her designs with symbolisms and makes that a part of the experience that […]

Taylor, Rebecca

Taylor, Rebecca Pronunciation: Re-bek-kah Tey-lore New Zealand native Rebecca Taylor‘s feminine designs have made her one of the most famous fashion designer from her country. A former assistant to Cynthia Rowley (and you can see her influences in Taylor’s line), Taylor launched her own label in 1994, designing flirty dresses that accentuate a woman’s body […]

Temperley London

Temperley London Pronunciation: Tem-purr-lee Lon-don A graduate of London’s prestigious Central Saint Martins and Royal College of Art, British designer Alice Temperley launched Temperley London in 2000, offering girly party dresses with a relaxed urban rock design. Known for her trademark usage of luxurious fabrics with hand finished prints and exquisite bead work, the line […]

Toledo, Isabel

Toledo, Isabel Pronunciation: Is-sa-bel To-lee-doe Best known as the designer behind first lady Michelle Obama’s inauguration outfit, Cuban-American fashion designer Isabel Toledo has long been considered one of fashions great talents since she conceptualized her first collection in 1985. Idenitifying herself as more of a seamstress rather than a fashion designer, Toledo’s passion in pattern […]

Tuleh

Tuleh Pronunciation: Two-lah Launched in 1988 by designer Bryan Bradley and former partner Josh Patner, Tuleh‘s design philosophy is to “making girls look prettier”. A favourite of New York’s socialites, Bryan Bradley who solely designs the label since 2002, offers elaborate pieces that are of mix sportswear and couture designs. His expertise in using dazzling […]

Ungaro, Emanuel

Ungaro, Emanuel Pronunciation: Eh-MAHN-wayl Oon-GAH-ro In the beginning, Italian born designer Emanuel Ungaro found himself struggling for appreciation and even acceptance in the fashion world. Today, his works continue to set trends for other designers. His clothing line is put together to “remind women that they are the joy of every man.” Ungaro, Emanuel – […]

Valentino

Valentino Pronunciation: Val-len-tee-no Since his international debut in 1962 in Florence, Valentino has created a fashion empire that has been considered as one of the most famous around the world. This Italian designer, whose real name is Valentino Garavani is a Paris educated designer that had his apprenticeships under famous designers such as Balenciaga, Jean […]