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Chanel
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Fendi
(Luxury)
Michael Kors
(Fashion)
Stella McCartney
(Luxury)
Givenchy
(Clothing and Textiles)
 

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Elie Saab

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Elie Saab

Lebanese fashion designer add

Category: Fashion

Born in 1964.

Countries: United States (30%), France (28%), Italy (15%)

Main connections: Chanel, Jean Paul Gaultier, Fendi

Linked to: Harrods, Selfridges

 

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Elie Saab was born in 1964 add something


1981

In 1981 he moved to Paris to study fashion, but ended up returning and opening his workshop in 1982 add something


1982

In 1982, Saab launched his Beirut-based fashion label when he was 18 years old add something


1997

In 1997 Saab was the first non-Italian designer to become a member of the Italian "Camera Nazionale della Moda", and in 1997, showed his first collection outside Lebanon in Rome add something


1998

In 1998, he started ready-to-wear in Milan , and in the same year, he held a fashion show in Monaco which was attended by Princess Stéphanie of Monaco add something


2002

Berry wore a burgundy gown by Saab to the 2002 Academy Awards when she won for Best Actress add something

 

He became an overnight success after he became the first Lebanese designer to dress an Oscar winner, Halle Berry, in 2002 add something


2003

Berry later wore another dress by Saab, this time a gold dress, to the 2003 Oscars add something

 

In May 2003, the "Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture" invited him to become a member, and he showed his first "haute couture" collection in Paris in July 2003 add something


2004

Morgane Dubled - Since her first catwalk season in 2004, she has become a popular runway model, walking for the likes of Armani, Calvin Klein, Chanel, Christian Lacroix, Dolce & Gabbana, Dior, Elie Saab, Emanuel_Ungaro, Fendi, Gucci, Hermès, Jean-Paul Gaultier, John Galliano, Lacoste, Lanvin, Kenzo, Marc Jacobs, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Nina Ricci, Ralph Lauren, Sonia Rykiel, Stella McCartney, Versace, and Viktor & Rolf


2006

His first ready-to-wear collection in Paris was the Spring-Summer 2006 collection, and Paris is now his permanent ready-to-wear runway add something


2007

Candice Swanepoel - Swanepoel has walked the runway for Tommy Hilfiger, Dolce and Gabbana, Michael Kors, Donna Karan, Giambattista Valli, Jason Wu, Prabal Gurung, Rag & Bone, Oscar de la Renta, Fendi, Chanel, Elie Saab, Diane von Fürstenberg, Sportmax, Betsey Johnson, Stella McCartney, Viktor and Rolf, Givenchy, Jean Paul Gaultier, Christian Dior, Blumarine and numerous other designers, as well as for Victoria's Secret since 2007


2009

Sasha Pivovarova - In January 2009, she walked the Christian Dior, Chanel, Elie Saab, and Valentino couture shows in Paris


2010

In 2010, Saab dressed 102 international celebrities for key global events, up from 40 in 2009 add something


2011

In 2011, Elie Saab launched his first fragrance "Le Parfum" which became an overnight bestseller in 15 countries, including the UAE. add something

 

The figure for 2011 up until March was 88 add something

 

At his show at Paris Fashion Week, October 2011, front row guests included Princess Beatrice and Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana of Thailand add something


2012

Parler a mon pere - Dion is dressed in a white dress from designer Elie Saab's Spring/Summer 2012 collection


2017

Wood, D. Career life in 1998 add something


2018

In 2018, Rose Leslie wore a floral embroidered Elie Saab wedding dress when she wed her Game of Thrones co-star Kit Harington add something

 

In January 2018, Saab received backlash on social media after his label's instagram account posted a picture of Israeli actor and former Israel Defense Forces combat trainer Gal Gadot wearing one of his dresses to the National Board of Review awards with the caption A flawless Gal Gadot in Elie Saab Ready-to-Wear Spring Summer 2018 at the national board of review annual gala in New York add something

 

Safilo - In January 2018, Safilo Group launched luxury eyewear collections along with Elie Saab Couture and Oxydo brands