Designer Marathon Volume 3

Designer Marathon Volume 3
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John Galliano Part 1
When John Galliano graduated from London's Central St Martins School of Art in the early eighties he was a shy young designer with a quiet confidence who was already showing…
John Galliano Part 2
While always known for his dramatic tendencies, the financial success that comes with being the Creative Director of Christian Dior, and a part of the LVMH stable, has given John…
Alexander McQueen Part 1
Before bursting onto the London fashion scene with his daring, provocative collections, Alexander McQueen honed his tailoring skills on Savile Row. His sharp tailoring would continue to influence his dramatic…
Alexander McQueen Part 2
Becoming an established name didn't slow down this enfant terrible. Alexander McQueen continues to explore dramatic silhouettes ranging from the most fragile of dresses to molded carapace-like corsets all within…
Christian Dior Part 1
The name Christian Dior is synonymous with luxury and glamour in the world of clothing, accessories, fragrance and cosmetics. Come to Paris to meet the master Dior himself in the…
Christian Dior Part 2
When John Galliano, the "bad boy" of British fashion was brought over by LVMH's Bernard Arnault to head Christian Dior it was a dream come true. His incredible vision has…
Vivienne Westwood Part 1
Vivienne Westwood, the mother of punk style and the Grande Dame of British fashion has never failed to provoke. With an enduring love of historical fashions but a keen eye…
Vivienne Westwood Part 2
After over three decades in fashion, Vivienne Westwood is the reigning queen of provocative fashion with a message. While always political and daring, a more refined hand is seen in…
Yves Saint Laurent Part 1
In June 2008 Yves Saint Laurent tragically lost his long battle with brain cancer and the world mourned the loss of one of its greatest couturiers. Saint Laurent was undoubtedly…
Yves Saint Laurent Part 2
When Yves Saint Laurent retired in 2002 many thought that the house could continue no longer without the master at the helm, however a stellar lineup of designers starting with…
Chanel
In 1983, when German-born designer Karl Lagerfeld joined the house of Chanel, he changed the course of fashion history. To this day, the house is owned and controlled by the…
Fendi
The house of Fendi looms large in the Italian fashion world. What started as a Roman fur and leather boutique in 1925 by Adele Fendi has blossomed into an international…
Karl Lagerfeld
Quite possibly the most recognizable face in fashion, and certainly the most prolific man in the business, Karl Lagerfeld fully explores his own idiosyncratic style when helming his eponymous label.…

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