From up-and-comers to household names, these fashion designers from around the globe are making major waves (and turning major heads on the runway) this season. Brush up on their signature styles, their major milestones, and their famous fans — just in time for you to become one.
Fascinated by the progressive palette of his native Seattle, Chris Benz's lines are a blend of muted and neutral tones with sudden pops of color, which work beautifully with his slouchy-yet-sophisticated take on sportswear. Always growing, however, his recent lines have taken inspiration from locales both old and new. Whether it's 1960s Paris to modern-day Southern gentility in Georgia, he finds new ways to present timeless looks.
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