The Great Fashion Houses of the World
What images do the names of fashion houses conjure up for you? Names like Armani, Yves Saint Laurent, Gucci, Prada and Dolce & Gabanna. It might be wondrous garments and beautiful fabrics. Gifted fashion designers, stunning models and luxurious boutiques. You may even think of glossy magazines like Ellie and Vogue.
These fashion houses have certainly left their mark on society and the world at large. Their beautiful and stunning creations and the designers that created them enthralling the masses and lending a certain richness to their lives.
Over the coming months I’m going to be checking out the fashion houses that appeal to me the most. Their origins, history, founders, current fashion designers and one of their most recent fashion shows.