Gucci: Fashion Authority

May 14, 2012
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Gucci originally started off as a family owned business that specialized in leather goods.  Guccio Gucci was the founder of the fashion house that began in 1921. Although he was born in Florence, click much of Gucci’s work is believed […]

Haute Couture: Chanel’s Fashion Empire

April 9, 2012
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Chanel is among the most illustrious fashion houses in France. Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, the designer behind the label, worked hard to establish herself. Born to parents of little means, Chanel was sent to a strict convent school after her mother […]

Oscar de la Renta: Designing Dreams

February 8, 2012
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Oscar de la Renta is one of the fashion industry’s most recognized names. A native of the Dominican Republic, medications he went to Spain at the age of 18 to study painting, cost and developed an interest in fashion. He […]

Lanvin: Haute Couture

January 6, 2012
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Lanvin is historically the oldest fashion house in operation. The history of Lanvin begins in Paris during the early 1900’s with Jeanne Lanvin who used to make her daughter’s clothes herself. The beautiful designs caught the eye of those around […]