Honouring Inspirational Ladies in the Fashion World for International Women's Day!

Today is International Women's Day, while we firmly believe in celebrating women every day of the year, we're excited to honour some inspirational women in fashion by sharing a fascinating fact about each remarkable lady today.
  1. Diane von FurstenbergDiane von Furstenberg created the iconic wrap dress in the 1970s, which became a symbol of women's liberation and empowerment.
  2. Vera Wang: Before becoming a renowned bridal designer, Vera Wang was a figure skater and competed in the U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
  3. Coco Chanel: Coco Chanel revolutionised women's fashion by introducing the concept of casual chic with her iconic designs like the little black dress and Chanel suit.
  4. Miuccia Prada: Miuccia Prada, an Italian fashion designer, holds a Ph.D. in political science and was a member of the Italian Communist Party before joining her family's fashion business.
  5. Stella McCartney: Stella McCartney is known for her commitment to sustainable and cruelty-free fashion, using innovative materials such as vegan leather and recycled fabrics in her designs.
  6. Donatella Versace: Donatella Versace took over the creative direction of Versace after the tragic death of her brother, Gianni Versace, and has since continued his legacy of bold, glamorous designs.
  7. Roksanda Ilincic: Roksanda Ilincic, a Serbian-born fashion designer based in London, has dressed prominent figures including Michelle Obama and Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge.
  8. Rei Kawakubo (Comme des Garçons): Rei Kawakubo is known for her avant-garde designs that challenge conventional notions of fashion, blurring the lines between clothing and art.
  9. Mary Quant: Mary Quant is credited with popularising the miniskirt in the 1960s, symbolising the spirit of youth and liberation of the era.
  10. Carolina Herrera: Before launching her fashion empire, Carolina Herrera was a socialite and muse to designers like Diana Vreeland, who encouraged her to pursue fashion design.

These women designers have left an incredible mark on the fashion industry, shaping trends and inspiring generations of designers to come.

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