Year of birth: 1988
Age: 27 years
Citizenship: United States
The outfits for the red carpet`Badgley Mischka` - American fashion label, created by designers Mark Badgley (Mark Badgley) and James Mischka (James Mischka).
James Bear was born in 1960 in Burlington, Wisconsin (Burlington, Wisconsin). His parents moved several times from place to place, and he had to live in Malibu, California (Malibu, California) and Princeton,New Jersey (Princeton, New Jersey), until he moved to Texas (Texas), to graduate from college.
In 1961, in East St. Louis, Illinois (East St. Louis, Illinois) were born Mark Badgley and his twin sister. They grew up in Oregon (Oregon). In 1982Badgley studied business management at the University of Southern California (University of Southern California), Before moving to Manhattan (Manhattan), where he became a student at Parsons School of Design (Parsons School of Design).
Bear, in turn, studied biomedical engineering at Rice University (Rice University) in Houston, Texas (Houston,Texas), have not yet switched to art history and also not moved to New York (New York), to study at Parsons School, where he met with Badgley.
In 1985, they completed their studies at the same time discovering that share a common vision of fashion. Badgley worked with Jackie Rogers (Jackie Rogers) and Donna Karan (Donna Karan),while Bear was promoted to assistant designer in the company `Williwear`.With the financial support of their families and Badgley Mishka founded the brand` Badgley Mischka` in 1988 and launched his own line of wedding dresses in 1993. Mark and James have become partners, not only in business but also in life.Many celebrities wear clothes and shoes from the label `Badgley Mischka`, including Oprah Winfrey (Oprah Winfrey), Melissa Etheridge (Melissa Etheridge) and Tammy Lynn Michaels (Tammy Lynn Michaels).
The image of the `Badgley Mischka` usually described as an evening dress for the red carpet, but in general, their dresses are light fabrics and simple lines. Designers also famous for its bags, footwear and fragrance lines, as well as sunglasses.
In September 2006, `Badgley Mischka` announced that Sharon Stone (Sharon Stone) will replace Mary-Kate (Mary-Kate Olsen) and Ashley Olsen (Ashley Olsen) as a representative of the company.In August 2007 it was reported that in fall 2007 Teri Hatcher will appear in an ad campaign (Teri Hatcher). One of wedding dresses `Badgley Mischka` appeared in the TV series` Sex and the gorode` (Sex and the City) - this is the second wedding dress, Charlotte York (Charlotte York), played by Kristin Davis (Kristin Davis).Clothing from the collections of `Badgley Mischka` sold in department stores` Bloomingdales`, `Nordstrom`,` Saks Fifth Avenue` and `Bergdorf Goodman`, and two boutiques in West Hollywood (West Hollywood) and Palm Beach (Palm Beach). In 2010, it opened its flagship store `Rodeo Dr.`. That same year,the actress Helen Mirren (Helen Mirren) and Queen Latifah (Queen Latifah) both came in dresses from `Badgley Mischka` to film award ceremony` Oscar (Oscar). According to the magazine `Vogue` Mark Badgley and James Mischka are among the Top Ten Designers of America (America)