We bring you the top 5 International Designers of the wold and what makes them unique and successful.
Galia Lahav – from Tel Aviv with love.
Intricate design is what makes Galiah Lahav’s gowns extraordinary. Her gowns are made with love in Tel Aviv and by “with love” she means hours of dedication to every single detail. Her style is all about elaborate lace and dramatic trains. With 30 years of experience in the bridal design business, Lahav is certainly recognised as one of the top designers of the globe today. She was born in Russia to a family of seamstresses, so it’s fair to assume that her acute eye for detail was in her genes. She first opened a knitted applique and embroidery shop in her hometown, but as her business evolved she began designing bridal gowns. Her first wedding dress was made in 1988 and her aim is to bring red carpet drama to the bridal market; she want to make every bride feel like a superstar. Her label can be found in eight stores across five states of the U.S.
Inbal Dror – Fusing traditional forms with modern details
The essence of couture bridal design, Israeli fashion designer Inbal Dror’s expertise is to infuse traditional form with modern details. She graduated from The Shenkar Fashion Art Academy in Tel Aviv. Inbal Dror’s Bridal Studio is now one of the cornerstones for brides from all over Israel, as well as from different corners of the world Dror set up a fashion house in Ashdod in 2004 and launched her couture “Inbal Dror” brand in 2005. She opened a 250-square-metre (2,700 sq ft) bridal showroom in Tel Aviv in 2014. A diffusion line of street wear was added in 2017, and a diffusion line of bridal gowns in 2018.
She appeases brides who seek the combination of beauty with meticulous workmanship to the very last detail. As one of the most popular international designers in America, she boasts 15 stores in the U.S. in 7 different states.
Ines Di Santo – The epitome of beauty and elegance
Toronto-based, Italian-born Ines Di Santo designs dresses that show off the female body. Matching wedding with couture, Di Santo’s, was educated all over Europe and South America. Her love of glamour and high fashion inspires her collections which are sophisticated, ultra-feminine, marked by superb fit, originality and inimitable construction. Di Santo’s designs are adorned with French lace, silk taffeta and even Swarovski crystals. A signature of unrestrained luxury reflects her Italian and Spanish heritage. Ensuring the highest standard of quality, Ines personally overseas the production of every garment that leaves her atelier. Ines launched in 1984 and her daughter Veronica now works alongside her and brings her own visions to Ines Di Santo gowns. Their gowns have also appeared on the red carpet including the Golden Globes. Ines Di Santo wedding gowns are the epitome of beauty and elegance
Lan Yu – Just for love, just for yu
LANYU is the namesake brand of China’s premiere luxury designer Lan Yu. Lan Yu’s design often incorporates Su Xiu embroidery – a traditional technique that has been handed down for generations in the designer’s family and is best known for its elegance, intricacy and photorealistic quality. LANYU was founded in 2005 and has offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Paris, and New York. One of China’s top wedding designers, Lan Yu adds playful adventure into her designs. Though her line is less than 10 years old, Lan Yu has managed to climb to the top, and was named “China’s Most Influential Designer” by MSN in 2013 and “The Star’s favourite designer” by Cosmo Bride in 2012. A blending of East and West, Yu’s designs incorporate a traditional Chinese embroidery technique, which makes each garment unique. Shop the official online Lan Yu store.