Designer Dossier: Vera Wang

$300 million Wang Dynasty.

vera wang on the red carpet
While ruling her self-started $300 million Wang Dynasty, the empress wears leggings.
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K. Mazur
Designer Dossier: Vera Wang
YIN TO MY YANG
"I was raised on Manhattan's Upper East Side but always had a Downtown edge. It's why I love the model Stella Tennant, a genuine Scottish aristo who dresses like a tomboy. Certainly there's a yin-yang element to the mink-and-metallic bomber jacket that opened my fall show."
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Jamie McCarthy
Designer Dossier: Vera Wang
MY GUIDES
"After my mother took me to the Paris couture shows in the late '60s, I'm pretty sure I was the only high-schooler in New York hanging out in a white YSL tuxedo jacket. I was also lucky to get to design accessories for Ralph Lauren. He always said to stick to your vision, no matter what new wave of trendiness hits."
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Ben Goldstein
Designer Dossier: Vera Wang
Dress, $78, Simply Vera Vera Wang; kohls.com.
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Jeff Westbrook
Designer Dossier: Vera Wang
The new Bouquet, $67; saks.com.
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Ben Goldstein
Designer Dossier: Vera Wang
Booties, $795, Vera Wang; (212) 628-3400.
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Dan Lecca
Fall 2008 Runway Looks
Floral -- Vera Wang
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Ben Goldstein
Designer Dossier: Vera Wang
Necklace, $975, Vera Wang; (212) 628-3400.
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