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    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 – [...] Read More

    January 1, 2008 by TBF

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    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 [...] Read More

    January 1, 2008 by TBF

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    Van Noten, Dries

    Van Noten, Dries Pronunciation: Drez Van No-ten Dries Van Noten is a Belgian designer that creates clothes that are eccentric in nature. Using ethnic and art inspired prints, textures and fabrics formed into layers, Van Noten’s style has been dubbed as cerebral, poetic and eclectic. A member of the Antwerp 6 of the Antwerp Royal [...] Read More

    January 1, 2008 by TBF

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    Versace, Gianni

    Versace, Gianni Pronunciation : Gee-a-nee Verr-sa-chay The late Italian designer, Gianni Versace, found his namesake label in 1978. Although the label is most known for its mix of “grandiose sexiness” and “decadent European-inspired styles” (remember the infamous J. Lo dress?), few remember that the collection first started as a menswear line. Versace is now led [...] Read More

    January 1, 2008 by TBF

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    Von Furstenberg, Diane

    Von Furstenberg, Diane Pronunciation : DY-an Von FUR-sten-berg Diane Von Furstenberg is known for turning the knit wrap dress into a closet staple. The dress, which enhances the feminine body by accentuating its curves, is sported by celebs like Kirsten Dunst and Cindy Crawford. If you can’t afford the original wrap dress, try versions from [...] Read More

    January 1, 2008 by TBF