Before discussing the top fashion names in the world, it is important to note that the term “top” is subjective. What is popular, in demand, high-end, luxurious, etc. can vary from person to person. In the past, major fashion brands and companies were measured according to their market value.
Here is a list of some of the world's leading fashion brands and their respective values. Rick Owens is an American brand founded in 1994 by the designer of the same name. Since then, the clothing brand has grown its core audience through impressive urban clothing collections. Giorgio Armani SpA, commonly known as Armani, is an Italian
luxury fashionhouse founded by Giorgio Armani.
The Italian fashion house designs, manufactures, distributes and sells haute couture, ready-to-wear, leather goods, shoes, watches, jewelry, accessories, eyewear, cosmetics and home interiors. The Birkin bag from French Maison Hermes is one of its most iconic products. Rolex SA is a Swiss manufacturer of luxury watches based in Geneva, Switzerland.Thom Browne is a visionary in the world of tailoring and tailoring. By questioning standards and proportions, Thom Browne's clothing put a new twist on the style inspired by heritage, reduced silhouettes and fun androgyny.
Leaders of contemporary fashion trends, the Parisian
luxury fashionhouse Givenchy was founded in 1952 by Hubert de Givenchy and Jaani Robert Duffy. Founded in 1966 in Vicenza, Veneto, Bottega Veneta is an Italian luxury and haute couture brand.Created in 1982 as a “design laboratory” by Massimo Osti, Stone Island is renowned for its simple aesthetic and its iconic compass logo patch. Yves Saint Laurent, more recently known as “Saint Laurent”, is a French luxury fashion house founded by Yves Saint Laurent and his partner Pierre Berge. Of all the fashion companies on this list, Valentino is a separate case.
The story of Valentino began in 1959 in Rome with Valentino's house expressing his vision of the contemporary world using history as a playground.Founded by Adele and Edoardo Fendi in Rome in 1925, the Fendi house has become a renowned name for its elegance, craftsmanship, innovation and style. In 2001, the LVMH group acquired Fendi and helped finance the global expansion of the luxury brand. Founded in 1952 by RenraMillon, Moncler takes its name from the French Alpine town of Monestier-de-Clermont.Balenciaga is a luxury fashion house founded in 1917 by Spanish designer Cristóbal Balenciaga. Christian Dior referred to Balenciaga as a couturier of uncompromising standards and “the teacher of us all”.
Armani offers impeccable tailoring, glamor and incredible clothing. The Armani brand has experience in making suits with luxurious fabric.Paola Fendi was the founder of this company. Fendi's experience focuses on the production of first-class clothing as well as bags and other accessories. House of Versace is one of the most profitable lifestyle brands in the world.
Versace is known for its intriguing ornaments and vivid prints.The Hermes brand was founded in 1837 by Thierry Hermes. Mario Prada founded his company in 1913 and his granddaughter Miuccia Prada took over the company in 1978 making Prada the success it is today. Miuccia has also created other avant-garde brands that are just as successful such as Miu Miu.Undoubtedly, COVID-19 has had an impact on these top fashion names but reports will provide a more accurate picture of how it has affected them. Fashion isn't just about clothes but also about lifestyle.