by Irma Sanchez
This week’s Top list will focus on the Top 5 Latin Fashion Designers
This legendary designer, who was born in San Domingo, Dominican Republic, has designed for labels such as Balenciaga and Elizabeth Arden. He launched his own label in 1965 and has won a few awards such as Council of Fashion Designers, and Designer of the Year Awards in 2000 and 2007.
This legendary designer was born in Caracas, Venezuela and founded her NY-based company in 1980. She won the Womenswear Designer of the Year in 2004 and the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008. Her clients include Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Renee Zellweger.
He is an American designer of Cuban descent who grew up in Newark, New Jersey. He was a designer for Anne Klein and then Calvin Klein before launching his own label in 1997. His clients include Michelle Obama, Selma Hayek, and Sarah Jessica Parker.
4. Carlos Miele
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Victor made his debut at Paris Fashion Week in 2002, and after working for various labels he started his own collection in 2002. His list of clients includes Jessica Biel, Jennifer Lopez, and Lady Gaga.