In the 20th century fashion industry began its rapid development so that clothes we put on are not just a mean to cover up human body. Fashion and style became a main criterion of what is beauty. The most famous fashion designers of the last century such as Coco Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace are known to be whose who revolutionized the fashion. Each of them added something new and unusual to what we call haute couture or “high sewing/dressmaking/fashion”. Here we are going to speak a little about some the most popular designers whose names and personalities became iconic due to creating an exclusive and stunning clothing.
1. Coco Chanel
Coco (Gabriel) Chanel was a French fashion designer, founder of the Chanel brand named on Time one of the 100 most influential people of the 20th century. Coco Chanel was one who liberated women from the constraints of the corsets required to be worn by each woman until the WWI. She is a creator of sporty, casual and at the same time feminine style which caused a revolution in the 20th century fashion.