The famous American designer Michael Kors was born August 9, 1959 in New York. His mother was a model, so the boy from his childhood growing up in an atmosphere of beauty and fashion. In 19 years Kors began studying fashion design at the Institute of Technology in New York and create clothing and shoes. His first models were exhibited in the boutique Lothar in New York and attracted the attention of buyers and fashion critics. Successful sales and admiring reviews fashion press have prompted Michael to think about creating your own brand.
1981 - Michael Kors brand was created. In an official statement has been said about Michael Kors company's mission, the company focuses on the production of fine clothes, "to show their own vision of a luxurious lifestyle for men and women around the world." The first collection of women's clothing under his own name was introduced by Michael in the famous New York store Bergdorf Goodman, Lord & Taylor, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifih Avenue and immediately it became very successful. Style Michael Kors - luxurious classic American style, embodied in clothing, shoes and accessories Luxury - quickly became very fashionable and recognizable. One critic said: "His clothes will never lose its clarity, diversity, this American, seasoned, simple, quiet chic. His clothes are sewn in such a way that it becomes necessary and the classical part of the wardrobe. "
1983 - Michael Kors was awarded the prize of the American Dupont.
1995 - Corsa again awarded a mark of distinction in vogue Elle / Cadillac.
In 1996 - Vogue magazine named him one of the most influential designers.
1997 - attracted by the resounding success Corsa, the French fashion house Celine invited Michael to the position of creative director and designer of women's clothing. During his stay in Celine, Michael created a stunning clothing and accessories, admired the whole fashion world.
1999 - Michael Kors was voted Designer of the Year and received the most prestigious award in the fashion industry - the CFDA, and was named one of 10 people, most vividly express their creativity spirit of New York.
Working in Celine, Kors nevertheless continued to develop its own brand Michael Kors.
2000 - designer released his first fragrance for women under his own name.
2001 - Michael launches a line of accessories, and the first men's fragrance.
2002 - was born the first line of men's clothing brand Michael Kors.
2003 - Michael decides to leave Celine, to focus on its own brand. And in the same year, he received another award CFDA - Designer of the Year.
Today, Michael Kors collection includes not only women's clothes, but also the full range of bags, accessories, shoes, belts, sunglasses and frames, as well as perfumes.
2004 - designer launches a collection MICHAEL Michael Kors and KORS Michael Kors, presenting them at the same time in more than 350 stores in the United States. The label MICHAEL Michael Kors includes ready-made women's clothing, men's clothing, sportswear, clothing, classic style for men, swimwear, accessories (handbags, leather accessories, belts, shoes, sunglasses and watches for men and women). Under the label KORS Michael Kors presented jeans and shoes.
Flagship registered boutiques Michael Kors is located in the most famous cities in the US in the most famous streets: in New York on Madison Avenue, in Beverly Hills on Rodeo Drive, Las Vegas, Miami, and in many other cities, namely boutiques can be found in almost any country in the world.
Clothes from Michael Kors can be found on the movie screens, and on the red carpet: the film "Obsession" (Possession) Gwyneth Paltrow dressed entirely from Michael Kors, Rene Russo also preferred total look by Michael Kors for the film "The Thomas Crown Affair" ( The Thomas Crown Affair), a Cate Blanchett wore his clothes in the movie "Bandits» (Bandits), in 2006 Jennifer Garner appeared at the award ceremony "Oscar" in the dress by Michael Kors, and Charlize Theron. Madonna, Barbra Streisand, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Jennifer Lopez, Liv Tyler, Heidi Klum, Pierce Brosnan and many other stars of show business are regular customers of fashion house Michael Kors.
For their advertising campaigns sportswear and swimwear Michael Kore often attracts famous personalities who love and wear his clothes. For example, in the last campaign, filmed at the airport, on the yacht and on safari in Africa, involved model Carmen Kass (Carmen Cass).
The new collection of sunglasses Michael Kors clearly apparent style inherent in clothes in the style of Michael Kors: luxury chic, but at the same time - the simplicity and elegance, the interpretation of Jet-setters style - people leading a luxurious lifestyle. This points to suit any occasion: in everyday urban life, on holiday, for the publication. The entire collection is made from the highest quality materials: plastic, metal, interesting decorative details: a combination of matte and shiny metal, metal laths, rhinestones, enamel, metal plate with logo on the temples. Part of the female and male models collection pays tribute to vintage style, other models are made in a classic style that will suit any wardrobe.
The collection is produced under license by MARCHON Eyewear. Inc.