Thinking of bridal gowns gives you an unfathomable hunger to own a Vera Wang. Whereas many may consider Vera Wang among those totally undeserving richest celebrities, the stats beg to differ.
Vera Ellen Wang is an American New York-based fashion designer. Born on 27thJune 1949, she has 2 adopted children and a very successful haute couture bridal gown business.She was born and raised in New York and was formerly a figure skater. She is of Chinese decent and both her parents are highly successful.
Wang attended the university in Paris and also competed in us figure skating championship in 1968. After failing to enter the US Olympics team, she entered the world of fashion.
After her graduation, she was hired as a vogue editor, where she worked for 17 years. She later joined Ralph Lauren where she worked for 2 years. She eventually resigned to become an independent bridal wear designer.
Wang had designed bridal gowns for:
- Alicia Keys
- Campbell Brown
- Chelsea Clinton
- Hilary Duff
- Ivanka Trump
- Kim Kardashian
- Karenna Gore
- Mariah Carey
- Sarah Michelle Gellar
- Victoria Beckham
Apart from bridal gowns, she also designs figure skating costumes, evening gowns, and even tuxedos.
Here evening gowns have been worn by:
- Sofia Vergara
- Viola Davis
- Former first lady, Michelle Obama.
She has received many awards, and now here business includes lingerie as well as fragrances, eyewear,jewelry,homewarecollections,and shoe.
Wang opened her first design salon in the Carlyle Hotel in New York in 1990. Gradually she further opened bridal boutiques in Sydney, Tokyo,London and many parts of New York. Her signature trademark remains bridal gowns.
She was married to Arthur Beckerthe CEO of NaviSiteanIT services company.
Richestcelebrities like VeraWang earns in millions, but she remains a sports fanatic who loves to sleep and is extremely down to earth. With a business this successful, this woman continues to awe us.