There are very few things which bind people from around the world and people just love to follow or support it in large numbers, it could be religious beliefs, common cause, Art, music and Fashion. Among the many races and cultures prevailing in the fashion world is one thing which we cannot live with and why not this is what gives us an opportunity to show our individuality and belonging to the human society. Fashion in the world is driven by some of the most inspiring and famous fashion designers whose creations have been accepted by a large number of people across the world. Here is a list of such top 10 best fashion designers in the world. These are the designers who often take the credit of dressing most of the celebrities in Hollywood too.
10. Marc Jacob
Known for his famous brand Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacob is among the most famous American fashion designers we have today. His famous brands also include, Marc Jacobs and Marc by Marc Jacobs. Louis Vuitton Malletier or Louis Vuitton is a luxury brand and is popular for its designer luxury trunks and a range of leather products and ready – to wear accessories, which includes jewelry, sunglasses, shoes and books. His brand has a valuation of USD$ 25.9 billion.
9. Betsey Johnson
Betsy Johnson is an American Fashion Designer, who is popular for her feminine and over the top line designs and embellishments. Her Fashion house “Betsey Johnson” has fresh line of collection comprising scarves, hats and jewelleries. She has also been the winner of many prestigious awards such as, “Coty Award”, for her success in designing for “Alley Cat”, which was one of the most sought after collection in 1970’s.
8. Kate Spade
Born in Kansas, the American Designer is the best friend for every girl who loves handbag. The accessory designer, started her journey with designing handbags which she designs with great care to illustrate the wearers persona and stylish, in never seen silhouettes. After her establishing herself and being loved for her unimaginable sense of style and designing of purses, she has now a complete range of accessories and beauty products such as perfumes, eye-wear, stylish stationary and shoes, under her brand name “Kate Spade New York”.
7. Tom Ford
Tom Ford owns many popular labels such as, Cathy Hardwick, Perry Hills, Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Tom Ford, which are all world famous brand names selling all across the world. Tom Ford is a Fashion designer and a film director too. Some of his recent achievements are GLAAD media awards for his movie “A single Man”, and “Menswear Designer of the Year” Nominated by the council of Fashion Designers of America, recently he has been chosen by Guardian as among the “50 best dressed over 50’s”.
6. Jean Paul Gaultier
He is a French Fashion Designer, known for his unique and creative designs from as old as 1980’s. Jean Paul Gaultier has the credit of owning two labels, namely, Jean Paul Gaultier and Hermes. He started his career with some of the big names such as Pierre Cardin, Jacques Esterel and Jean Patou. Due to his distinct fashion style and degree of creativity people also named him the “enfant terrible” of French Fashion.
5. Ralph Lauren
A legendary Fashion Designer, Ralph Lauren has the credit of inventing the first polo style logo for the women’s suit, which was designed around the Men’s classic style. This was a revolution in itself which became a style statement and is in till today. He is the first Fashion designer to formulate the popular short sleeve shirt which has the polo emblem too, which is every man’s must have wardrobe collection around the world.
4. Coco Chanel
Coco Chanel’s unique and elegant designs need no introduction. Even after her demise the brand continues to be the world’s favorite. She was known as among the first few designers who had worked towards creating dresses more comfortable and stylish eliminating the use of corsets, which in that era where developing serious health issues. Her designs were chic and sportive considered to be revolutionary in the post world war period.
3. Giorgio Armani
The Fashion House “Armani Exchange” is where the elegant and exclusive styles are born each year for his fan followers who love his wide range of clothing styles for all occasion. He is a world renowned Italian Fashion Designer and has been in the Fashion world since 1970.
2. Valentino Garavani
He is not only the most talented Fashion Designers of today, but knows his client’s requirements the best too. The degree of his understanding and love for dressing can be seen in business too. He owns a virtual 3D website where one can have a 360 degree of the dress they wish to buy.
1. Karl Lagerfeld
Karl Lagerfeld has more than one reason to be popular and loved around the world he is a stylish Fashion Designer and a passionate Photographer. Apart from Owning a brand name of his own he is the creative director and has similar associations with famous fashion brand names such as Chanel, Chloe, jean Patou, H&M, Macy’s and Fendi. Karl Lagerfeld is the world’s number 1 fashion designer.