Important Fashion Designers You’ve Seen in the Movies
There are names in fashion that you just know. It doesn’t matter how old or new a designer might be, some people just have a flair for fashion that makes them staples in the style world. You can’t run from their influence, so you might as well embrace it and in many cases these are the same designers we often see in the movies; even though we don’t always recognize them.
Ralph Lauren is a top fashion icon who has made a name in clothing and accessories that are preppy and ready to wear. Teens and adults alike love the look of Ralph Lauren gear, from sportswear to polos. The man behind the look went to school for business science and served in the military. Now instead of defending the country, he defends us all from poor taste and his fashions and styles influenced by his fashions have been seen in many movies some of them spotted by our ...
Tom Ford is the designer behind Gucci, every girl’s favorite name in fashion. From the clothes to the bags, Gucci is just about everywhere. You can see Gucci knock offs on just about every corner in New York City, but the right people know the real deal. Ford won the Best International Designer Award in the year 2000, marking just another accomplishment to his record. Beyond Gucci, Ford is also the Creative Director for Yves Saint Laurent, another style icon. Seems that the only thing this man can’t do is act, but wait! He did that too and you have seen his fashions in many movies; including fashions worn by James Bond in Quantum of Solace.
Betsey Johnson is a known name for funky, trendy and bold fashion statements. This designer comes from New York and has certainly made a name for herself because of the brilliance of her clothing and the unique looks that come about. Something similar could be said about Marc Jacobs who is known for heading a lot of trends in fashion. He does a lot of throwback looks with modern twists to create entirely new designs. The most recent season was a salute to the 60’s that left members of the fashion world speechless. You've seen his fashions adorn many a movie star and his shoes were part of the cast in PS I Love You.
Dolce and Gabbana is a brand run by two brilliant men. They have become a household name, as well as icons in the fashion world. The D & G symbol can be seen on handbags, glasses, clothes and even scents all over the place, and there seems to be no age limit for the look.
Donatella Versace is the creator of an equally well known name in fashion. Taking over the reins of her brother Gianni, this budding designer is known for having a sexy appeal to her looks without losing the elegance within. The fashion world would be lost without any of these designers heading the way into the modern styled world. The importance of key designers in the fashion world is not lost on Hollywood and even movies that go beyond the big fashion movies like The Devil Wears Prada find that adding a high end designer to their movie wardrobe will elevate the characters and play well on the big screen.