Versace is an Italian fashion company founded in 1978 in Milan by Gianni Versace. The company opened its first boutique in Milan’s Via della Spiga, and was one of the first fashion designer firms that had control of each of aspect of the fashion process from brand design to retail distribution. About Versace, By Versace: Founded in 1978 in Milan, Gianni Versace SpA is one of the leading inte[...]
Carolina Herrera is a Venezuelan born fashion designer, and founder of the fashion house that bears her name. Her first collection was shown in 1980, and featured the supermodel, Iman. In the late 1980’s, she partnered with Puig to create a line of perfumes. Puig eventually acquired the Carolina Herrera fashion house in 1995, but maintained her as the creative director. CH Carolina Herrera l[...]
Givenchy is a French high-end perfume and fashion company founded in 1952 by Hubert de Givenchy in France. Hubert de Givenchy’s designs were immediately met with very positive reviews from around the world, especially well known for being a combination of elegant, chic, and feminine. The most well known association of Givenchy, that helped launch the brand to the next level of success was with [...]
Christian Dior is a French luxury fashion brand founded in 1946 by Christian Dior. The company has expanded from its beginnings to produce leather goods, ready-to-wear, accessories, footwear, jewelry, timepieces, fragrance, make-up, skincare products and haute-couture. Divisions of the company include: Christian Dior Parfums, Christian Dior Cosmetics, and Dior Homme. In 1947, Dior launched the [...]
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is an American makeup, skincare, fragrance, and hair care company founded in 1946 in New York city by Estée Lauder. The company started as a cosmetics company in New York by Estée Lauder and her husband Joseph Lauder. In 1948, they landed their first major account with Saks Fifth Avenue. By 1960, Estée Lauder landed an account with Harrods in London, and soon aft[...]