Here are the top five fashion movers and shakers in Paris. These fashion designers dictate the pace and trends in fashion and are well-respected all over the world.
1. Coco Chanel
Coco Chanel was a French fashion designer and founder of the luxurious Chanel brand. Coco is famous for designing and creating some brilliant pieces like The Little Black Dress and The Tweed Jacket. She was a truly talented fashion designer and her legacy will live on forever. I am a die-hard Chanel fan, I am yet to own anything Chanel but I am currently spying some Chanel bags so let’s see.
2. Olivier Rousteing
Oliver Rousteing is the creative director of Balmain. He is just 28 years old but he is running the haute couture brand and doing a very good job. Oliver Rousteing joined the Balmain team in 2011 and has given the brand a fresh look. I love his designs, he is super talented.
3. Christian Dior
Christia Dior was a French fashion designer and founder of the Christian Dior fashion house. He was a hugely talented fashion designer and his designs were completely out of this world. I love Christian Dior timeless bags. My favourite is this “lady dior” black lambskin bag:
4. Christian Louboutin
When you think of heels, you think of Christian Louboutin. When you see red, you see Christian Louboutin. This French footwear designer took the fashion world by storm since 1991 and has not looked back ever since. His red sole shoes are to die for. Christian Louboutin gave a new definition to heels, he made them sky-high, love it.
5. Yves Saint Laurent (YSL)
Yves Saint Laurent was a French fashion designer and is one of the most respected names in the fashion industry. YSL was very celebrated in the fashion industry, he was also quite influential. He is famous for creating the tuxedo suit design for women.