Right here to current probably the most notable trend expertise all year long, the Faby Awards has rounded up a shortlist of the preferred and game-changing designers of 2022. With a lot competitors, it wasn’t simple, however that’s why we’d like your assist to vote and choose the one to be titled 2022’s Designer of the 12 months!
Dolce & Gabbana
This yr was an eventful one for Dolce and Gabbana! From becoming a member of forces with Kim Kardashian and their curator for the Spring-Summer season 2023 Ciao, Kim to single-handedly dressing everything of Kourtney and Travis Barker’s Italian marriage ceremony in Portofino, the design duo had a busy run.
Beyonce was additionally an enormous fan of D&G this previous yr and wore variety of seems for Renaissance and numerous appearances thereafter.
2022 might be dubbed because the yr of Piccioli Pink, a selected shade of scorching pink that was formally added to the Pantone colour house, because of Valentino’s popularization of the hue. The colourful pink is known as after artistic director Pierpaolo Piccioli who has been instrumental in driving the artistic home to explosive success this yr, dressing everybody from Rihanna to Beyonce, Zendaya and lots of extra.
Tom Ford made headlines this previous November for turning into a billionaire designer! After closing a cope with Estée Lauder who purchased his firm for reportedly $2.8 billion, this put Mr. Ford’s value at round $3 billion USD.
The design home and wonder firm had an present enterprise relationship relationship again to 2005 as companions, nevertheless this new commerce will permit for Tom Ford’s growth into make-up and perfume, classes which have already seen nice efficiency and are projected to solely develop an increasing number of!
Vogue stays on the core of the model, after all, so we will anticipate to see much more stars like Jennifer Lopez and Steve Harvey put on his future collections!
Olivier Rousteing of Balmain
Olivier Rousteing has been directing the artistic imaginative and prescient at French couture maison Balmain for greater than 10 years now. He was solely 24 years outdated when appointed Inventive Director and on the time he was the one black designer on the helm of a luxurious label of its sort. Inclusivity is embedded into the soul of his designs combined with opulent elaborations.
For his most up-to-date Spring 2023 assortment, greater than 100 seems together with ready-to-wear, menswear and couture emulated the pure components of the earth, uncooked and closely textured, with an accent of the atmosphere and sustainability.
Based mostly out of Milan, Gilda Ambrosio and Giorgia Tordini are the designer pair who launched The Attico, a ready-to-wear and equipment label, in 2016. The identify interprets to penthouse in Italian and tells a narrative of a glamorous and stylish youthful way of life. They discover their inspirations in every part classic, from lavish furnishings and interiors to luxe jewels and gems.
Their designs, cherished by Rihanna, Lori Harvey, Dua Lipa and doubtless every other trend lady you’ll be able to consider, deliver again the retro 80s with silks, satins, fringe additions, sequinned elaborations, feathers, jumpsuits and every part else that screams ‘costly’!
Designer Sergio Hudson is just not one to draw back from daring colours. The truth is, this is likely one of the key components of his collections. One other tell-tale signal of a real Sergio Hudson piece is the standard tailoring. No marvel Issa Rae, Blake Vigorous, Megan Thee Stallion and even Vice President Kamala Harris are simply a few of Hudson’s clientele.
Hudson began his namesake label again in 2014 after profitable Rihanna’s televised trend competitors Styled to Rock. The womenswear model is well-known for its highly effective silhouettes (assume flowy and stylish boss chick vibes) and monochromatic seems, however Hudson additionally creates beautiful ground size show-stopping robes and versatile everyday-wear belts.
Rick Owens stays a star go-to throughout female and male stars for his well-known gothic aesthetic that provides distinctive items in darkish and impartial tones to mix completely and elevate nearly any look! Within the realm of night put on, he continues to decorate A-listers with each customized and ready-to-wear designs.
A notable star favourite this yr was the Prong Costume, worn by the likes of Kim Kardashian in silver, Alisha Curry, Monica and Nazanin Mandi.
After discovering fame by profitable Venture Runway, Christian Siriano launched his eponymous label in 2008. His pink carpet-worthy robes are what hold his designs always on greatest dressed lists worldwide, whether or not they might be modernized tulle attire that will make any Disney princess drool or glossy goddess-like items effortlessly draped over one among his many muses.
This yr, now we have seen the likes of Halle Berry, Camila Cabello, Megan Fox and Karrueche all rocking a Siriano design.
Denim Tears is the culturally acutely aware designer model that has been infiltrating the likes of Levi’s, Champion, and Converse to inform the marginalized tales of Black individuals across the globe. Since its inception again in 2019, artistic director Tremaine Emory has at all times taken a for-us-by-us method in having robust however vital conversations by all means vital by the model and with trend as his most important medium.
Some of the widespread and immediately recognizable designs to emerge from the label is after all the Cotton Wreath emblem that decorates a lot of the Denim Tears denims and sweaters, noticed on a few of your faves comparable to A$AP Rocky, Bella Hadid and Burna Boy in current months. The selection of a cotton plant was an intentional nod to its legacy of slavery in America.
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