Top Names in the Global Fashion Industry Essay

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Frida Gustavsson (born 6 June 1993) is a Swedish model
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Louis Vuitton Malletier a French fashion house founded in 1854 by Louis Vuitton

Chanel S.A. (/ʃəˈnɛl/; French: [ʃa'nɛl]) is a French privately held company owned by Alain Wertheimer and Gerard Wertheimer, grandsons of Pierre Wertheimer, an early business partner of couturière Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel.

Lanvin is a high fashion house founded by Jeanne Lanvin.

Carolina Herrera (born January 8, 1939[1]) is a Venezuelan-American fashion designer[2] known for impeccable personal style, and dressing First Ladies from Jacqueline Onassis[3] to Michelle Obama.[4]

Fendi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈfɛndi]) is an Italian designer of luxury merchandise. The company is well known for its "baguette"handbags.

Christian Dior (French pronunciation: [kʁistjɑ̃ djɔːʁ]) (21 January 1905 – 23 October 1957) was a French fashion designer, best known as the founder of one of the world's top fashion houses, also called Christian Dior.

Jil Sander AG is a fashion house founded by Jil Sander in Germany in 1968

Alexander McQueen is a luxury fashion house founded by designer Alexander McQueen (1969–2010). Its current creative director is Sarah Burton.

Anna Sui (born August 4, 1964)[2] is an American fashion designer

Marc Jacobs (born April 9, 1963) is an American fashion designer. He is the head designer for Marc Jacobs, as well as Marc by Marc Jacobs, a diffusion line, with more than 200 retail stores in 80 countries.[1] He has been the creative director of the French design house Louis Vuitton since 1997.

Michael Kors (born Karl Anderson, Jr.; August 9, 1959)[2] is a fashion designer based in New York City. He is best known for designing classic American sportswear for women.

Calvin Klein Inc. is a fashion house founded by American fashion designer Calvin Klein.[1] The company is headquartered in Midtown Manhattan, New York City[2] and is currently owned by Phillips-Van Heusen.

Balmain (French: [balmɛ̃]) is a fashion house that was founded by Pierre Balmain.

Óscar Aristides de la Renta Fiallo (born July 22, 1932) is one of the world's leading fashion designers. Trained by Cristóbal Balenciaga and Antonio Castillo, he became internationally known in the 1960s as one of the couturiers to dress Jacqueline Kennedy. An award-winning designer, he worked for Lanvin and Balmain; his eponymous fashion house continues to dress leading figures, from film stars to royalty, into the 2010s. De La Renta is particularly known for his red carpet gowns and evening wear.

Emilio Pucci, Marquess of Barsento (Italian pronunciation: [eˌmiːlio ˈpuʧːi]), (20 November 1914 – 29 November 1992) was a Florentine Italian fashion designer and politician. He and his eponymous company are synonymous with geometric prints in a kaleidoscope of colours.

Céline is a French luxury house founded in 1945 by Céline Vipiana. Today, it is an international luxury goods brand owned by LVMH

Hermès International S.A., or simply Hermès (French pronunciation: [ɛʁmɛs]; i/ɛərˈmɛz/) is a French manufacturer of quality goods established in 1837, today specializing in leather, lifestyle accessories, perfumery, luxury goods, and ready-to-wear. Its logo, since the 1950s, is of a Duc carriage with horse.

Jean Paul Gaultier (French: [ʒɑ̃ pɔl ɡotje]; born 24th Of April 1952 in Arcueil, Val-de-Marne, France) is a French haute couture andPret-a-Porter fashion designer. Gaultier was the creative director of Hermès from 2003 to 2010.[1] In the past, he has hosted the television series Eurotrash.

Dolce & Gabbana (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdoltʃe e ɡabˈbaːna]) is an Italian luxury industry fashion house.[1] The company was started by Italian designers Domenico Dolce (born 13 September 1958 in Polizzi Generosa, Sicily) and Stefano Gabbana (born 14 November 1962 in Venice).

Givenchy (French pronunciation: [ʒivɑ̃ʃi]) is a luxury French brand of clothing, accessories,