Rafael Cennamo launched his eponymous label in 2006 and has since become renowned for the elegant couture designs and strong vision he brings to the world of eveningwear.
Designer Zuhair Murad grew up in Baalbek, Lebanon. Since his childhood, he always dreamt of evading to a world of fantasy. He started sketching dresses at the age of ten, quoted as saying “I don’t recall a day in my life without a pen in my hand!”. At the age of 14, Zuhair wins a TV contest with three outfits defining his personal and particular style.
Berta studied fashion design in Shenkar college and been since designing wedding and evening dresses for 16 years. She is one of the most experienced and well known designers in Israel. Her designs had been soled to women in Israel and abroad for many years. Her designs are young and fresh, but at the same time keeps the elegance and pedantry Berta is so recognized for.
Tara LaTour is quickly making a name for herself with unique gowns and a fresh point of view. Her gowns can be perfectly described as the essence of modern romanticism. Tara grew up in the Minneapolis suburb of Chaska, MN. Growing up, Tara was always surrounded by her large family, which played an integral part in molding her into who she is today.
Karen Willis Holmes couture bridal wear has met with great success following the opening of her Sydney atelier in 2000. Karen’s wedding dresses reflect her lifelong love of vintage fashion influenced by the 18th century and the 1940’s dresses. Her designs reflect historic romance, sensuality and celebrate the spirit of the modern young woman – all with a Karen Willis Holmes twist.
A fresh graduate of l’Ecole Superieure des Arts et techniques de la Mode in Beirut, Krikor Jabotian began working at Elie Saab’s creative department, an all-encompassing and enriching introduction to the industry.After Krikor stepped out and began developing his own independent designs, he was selected by Starch foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Maison Rabih Kayrouz, to showcase his work. It was the first collection he designed under his own name, marking the beginning of his independent career.
The Christos collection is now under the creative direction of Amsale. Christos has long stood out for their impeccable heirloom quality. Her use of the finest silks, French laces and silk organza are staples of the collection.