They say clothes make the man. They also made the careers of these five goos, who are some of the biggest names and most successful designers in the fashion industry. There's no need to dress up your answers; just get the names right.
publication date: Friday, April 12, 2013
clue: Men's suits don't get classier than the ones fashioned by this Italian billionaire.
publication date: Thursday, April 11, 2013
clue: From British punk to Buckingham Palace, this secondary Sex Pistol has seen it all.
explanation: Westwood dated Sex Pistol Malcolm McLaren for years and became the band's manager. Their mutual interest in punk fashion led to her career as a top designer. She was eventually given an OBE at Buckingham Palace for her contributions to British culture. more…
publication date: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
clue: This Hungarian became so ubiquitous in pop culture that his name was on Marty McFly's underwear.
explanation: In a scene in Back to the Future, the unconscious hero is assumed to be named Calvin Klein because the designer's name is written on his underwear. more…
publication date: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
clue: DK is so associated with NY that they call her the Queen of 7th Avenue.
explanation: The Donna Karan New York brand was often abbreviated DKNY. more…
publication date: Monday, April 8, 2013
clue: This red, white, and blue American is fine with the New York Stock Exchange just calling him TOM.
explanation: Hilfiger, whose company was listed as "TOM" on the NYSE, was associated with his red, white, and blue logo. more…