Vera Wang Rank
About Vera Wang
Vera Wang is a renowned American fashion designer famed for her iconic wedding dresses, which have over the years been worn by numerous celebrities such as Alicia Keys, Kim Kardashian, Sharon Stone, Jennifer Lopez and Uma Thurman.
She was born to Florence Wu and Cheng Ching Wang. She got married for the first time to Arthur Becker in 1989. The pair adopted two daughters before eventually going their separate ways in 2012.
In 2013, she was awarded the prestigious Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. She is also the recipient of the André Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement Award.
She was an accomplished figure skater who took part in the 1968 U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
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Famous quotes by Vera Wang
All those years of skating and dancing have carried over. I can't design anything without thinking of how a woman's body will look and move when she's wearing it.Vera Wang
Although in skating you compete with other people, anyone who achieves a certain level of success is first and foremost competing against themselves. And for me the idea that I could always do better, learn more, learn faster, is something that came from skating. But I carried that with me for the rest of my life.Vera Wang
As the mother of two daughters, I have great respect for women. And I don't ever want to lose that.Vera Wang
Design is about point of view, and there should be some sort of woman or lifestyle or attitude in one's head as a designer.Vera Wang
Even the most understated ceremony involves a certain respect for ritual and pageantry. No one plays more of a significant role than the bride's attendants.Vera Wang
I always see where I didn't do things the right way. I only see the heavy lifting. That's a bit of my wisdom, if you want to call it that.Vera Wang
I like the gritty parts of fashion, the design, the studio, the pictures.Vera Wang
I love a black wedding dress.Vera Wang
I wanted to define the vocabulary of a wedding both visually and intellectually. The book is about more than weddings or wedding dresses. It's a metaphor for women's lives, their creativity.Vera Wang
Let's be realistic, how many people are buying a $2,000 skirt? I love to design things that people can actually buy. I'm staggered by what a boot costs today.Vera Wang
The funny thing is that I'm the girl who no one sees at the beach. Ask anyone who's traveled with me. Normally, I'm in so many layers, I look like Lawrence of Arabia!Vera Wang
There was no relationship between a wedding dress and fashion. There was no good taste, either. I realized that I could make an impression in terms of changing and readdressing the whole industry of bridal.Vera Wang
To me, eyewear goes way beyond being a prescription. It's like makeup. It's the most incredible accessory. The shape of a frame or the color of lenses can change your whole appearance.Vera Wang
When I decided to get married at 40, I couldn't find a dress with the modernity or sophistication I wanted. That's when I saw the opportunity for a wedding gown business.Vera Wang
When I design a wedding dress with a bustle, it has to be one the bride can dance in. I love the idea that something is practical and still looks great.Vera Wang
Vera Wang's Popularity
Vera Wang is a famous American figure skater and fashion designer, who was born on June 27, 1949. As a person born on this date, Vera Wang is listed in our database as the 26th most popular celebrity for the day (June 27) and the 68th most popular for the year (1949).
People born on June 27 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Vera Wang is the 1018th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Vera Wang's birthday, Vera Wang is the 6006th most famous American and ranks 257th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
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