Portraits of iconic designers

 (MANDATORY CREDIT David Montgomery/Getty Images) German-born fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, circa 1985. (Photo by David Montgomery/Getty Images)
Karl Lagerfeld
(MANDATORY CREDIT David Montgomery/Getty Images) German-born fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, circa 1985. (Photo by David Montgomery/Getty Images)
circa 1970: Portrait of American fashion designer Ralph Lauren, wearing a checkered vest and striped shirt, smiling and snapping his fingers. (Photo by Jack Robinson/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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circa 1970: Portrait of American fashion designer Ralph Lauren, wearing a checkered vest and striped shirt, smiling and snapping his fingers. (Photo by Jack Robinson/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani smiles as he poses with his arms crossed, early 1990s. (Photo by Andrea Blanch/Getty Images)
Portrait Of Giorgio Armani
Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani smiles as he poses with his arms crossed, early 1990s. (Photo by Andrea Blanch/Getty Images)
Barbara Hulanicki, designer and founder of Biba, in her first boutique in Abingdon Road, Kensington, London, mid 1960s. (Photo by Charles Edridge/Getty Images)
Biba Founder
Barbara Hulanicki, designer and founder of Biba, in her first boutique in Abingdon Road, Kensington, London, mid 1960s. (Photo by Charles Edridge/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 9: British fashion designer John Galliano attends a reception at Saks 5th Avenue on September 9, 1996 in New York City, New York. (Photo by David Corio/Michael Ochs Archive/Getty Images)
John Galliano
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 9: British fashion designer John Galliano attends a reception at Saks 5th Avenue on September 9, 1996 in New York City, New York. (Photo by David Corio/Michael Ochs Archive/Getty Images)
French fashion designer Coco Chanel (1883 - 1971), circa 1962. (Photo by Evening Standard/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Coco Chanel
French fashion designer Coco Chanel (1883 - 1971), circa 1962. (Photo by Evening Standard/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - 1979: Fashion designer Calvin Klein poses for a portrait backstage before a fashion show for People Magazine in 1979 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joan Adlen/Getty Images)
Calvin Klein Backstage
LOS ANGELES - 1979: Fashion designer Calvin Klein poses for a portrait backstage before a fashion show for People Magazine in 1979 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joan Adlen/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - MID 1990s: Oscar De La Renta and model on runway after a show of his fashions in the mid 1990s in New York City, New York. (Photo by Catherine McGann/Getty Images)
Oscar De La Renta Fashion Show
NEW YORK - MID 1990s: Oscar De La Renta and model on runway after a show of his fashions in the mid 1990s in New York City, New York. (Photo by Catherine McGann/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 28: Fashion designer Valentino Garavani poses beside exhibits during a press preview of the 'Valentino: Master of Couture' exhibition at Somerset House on November 28, 2012 in London, United Kingdom. Celebrating the life and work of the Italian master couturier, the show features over 130 hand crafted designs worn by Hollywood icons and Royalty. The exhibition runs from November 29, 2012 - March 3, 2013. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images for Somerset House)
Valentino: Master of Couture Press View
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 28: Fashion designer Valentino Garavani poses beside exhibits during a press preview of the 'Valentino: Master of Couture' exhibition at Somerset House on November 28, 2012 in London, United Kingdom. Celebrating the life and work of the Italian master couturier, the show features over 130 hand crafted designs worn by Hollywood icons and Royalty. The exhibition runs from November 29, 2012 - March 3, 2013. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images for Somerset House)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 12: (Exclusive Coverage) Designers Donna Karan and Tommy Hilfiger attend The Novak Djokovic Foundation's inaugural dinner at Capitale on September 12, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)
The Novak Djokovic Foundation Inaugural Dinner - Inside
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 12: (Exclusive Coverage) Designers Donna Karan and Tommy Hilfiger attend The Novak Djokovic Foundation's inaugural dinner at Capitale on September 12, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 23: Designer Alexander Wang attends the Maison Martin Margiela & H&M Global launch party at 5 Beekman on October 23, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Charles Eshelman/FilmMagic)
Maison Martin Margiela & H&M Global Launch Party
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 23: Designer Alexander Wang attends the Maison Martin Margiela & H&M Global launch party at 5 Beekman on October 23, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Charles Eshelman/FilmMagic)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 30: Designer Anna Sui makes an appearance at Sears, Yonge & Dundas on September 30, 2011 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)
Sears Welcomes Designer Anna Sui
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 30: Designer Anna Sui makes an appearance at Sears, Yonge & Dundas on September 30, 2011 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)

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