Vera Wang is an American fashion designer with an estimated net worth of $420 million. She has earned huge fame and a made great name due to her amazing fashion designing skills as well as because of her exquisite aesthetics. Her elegant designing depicts a blend of traditional and modern culture.
A number of different celebrities wore her designer ware on several occasion i.e., award ceremonies and premieres. Such celebrities include Charlize Theron, Halle Berry, Anjelica Huston, Meg Ryan as well as Goldie Hawn. In addition, the dresses she design also used in many TV shows and films as well with the inclusion of ‘Ugly Betty’, ‘The September Issue’, ‘First Daughter’ and ‘Gossip Girl’.
Bio and Wiki:
Wang was born on June 27, 1949, in New York, U.S. She belongs to Chinese descent. Her parents came to the U.S. in mid-1940 from China. Her dad named Cheng Ching Wang was the owner of a medicine company whereas her mommy named Florence Wu was a translator for United Nations. She is an elder sister of a brother named Kenneth.
Vera Wang did her graduation from The Chapin School in 1967. Later on, she went to the University of Paris from where she graduated in art history from Sarah Lawrence College. In 1989, she tied her marital knot with Arthur Becker and the couple is having two daughters.
Wang stepped into the designing profession by being a young editor at Vogue magazine. She contributed a san editor there for around 17 years. However, she left that job in 1987 and collaborated with Ralph Lauren for two years. After resigning from there, she became a famous designer for bridal wear.
Wang remained the designer of wedding gowns for famous personalities including Chelsea Clinton, Ivanka Trump, Karenna Gore, Alicia Keys, Campbell Brown, Mariah Carey as well as Victoria Beckham. In addition, she has also deigned dresses for figure skaters such as Evan Lysacek, Nathan Chen as well as Nancy Kerrigan.
Vera launched her designer salon in 1990. It featured her trademark gowns for bridal in the Carlyle Hotel located in NYC. Subsequent to that, she also launched her bridal boutiques and extended to perfumes, eyewear, jewelry, shoe wears, as well as homeware collection.
Wang published her book on Weddings in 2001. She also made an agreement with Kohl’s, which is a departmental store’s chain for producing inexpensive ready-to-wear garments and gave them the title of “Simply Vera” in 2006.
Awards and Achievements
Vera Wang became the Honoree of the Year by the Chinese American Planning Council in 1993. Furthermore, she also got the CFDA award in 2005 as well as André Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement award next year.
Net Worth of Vera Wang
Wang owns a hefty net worth of $420 million by being a famous fashion designer as well as an entrepreneur.
Wang remained a very confident, influential, determined and creative person all through her career. She worked hard to make her career worthy not only to herself but to every other individual out there also.