Here at Hush Style, we love a famous face almost as much as we love cheap designer bags, but how well do you know your favourite brands? From the iconic check pattern of Burberry, to the vibrant stylings of Versace Jeans, we talk you thought five of our most popular designers and reveal our star buys for the coming season.
Founded in Milan in 1983, the Moschino brand has become synonymous with luxury Italian leathers, fine fragrances and vibrant, eclectic designs. The fashion house was created by Franco Moschino and the Love Moschino sub-line is a more affordable collection that allows the fashion-forward to enjoy all the glamour of the label, without the huge price tag. Many pronounce the famous designer’s name wrong – it’s “Mos-ki-no”.
Star Buy: Love Moschino JA16421G07JV Sandals, £73.00
Fashion houses don’t tend to get much more iconic than Burberry. The quintessentially British brand has be renowned for its enduring, beige, black, white and red check pattern, which was registered as a trademark in 1921. Yet there’s far more to this special fashion house than that. Now adored for its stylish and sexy ready-to-wear lines, the institution is also known for its focus on diversity, inclusivity and sustainability, making Burberry one of the most forward-thinking designer labels in the world.
Star Buy: Burberry BRADFIELD Trench Coat in Brown, £875.00
Another iconic Italian brand, this label was founded in Milan in 1978 by Gianni Versace and thanks to Donatella, has gone on to become one of the world’s leading fashion houses. As well as producing haute couture gowns, Versace is known for its use of in-your-face colours, vivid patterns and decorative accessories, which all bear the distinctive Medusa logo. The Versace Jeans sub-line is perfect for the fashion-forward, who want iconic designer wear with a touch of drama.
Star Buy: Versace Jeans E1HSBB01_70808 Shoulder Bag, £96.00
Established in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger epitomises the All-American aesthetic. A celebration of cool style, this fashion house is all about easy-to-wear clothes and preppy classics that are both highly fashionable and practical. This iconic global brand is both high end and accessible. From comfortable yet eye-catching jeans to slip-on jumpers that make for perfect rainy day wear, this mega brand has proved to be entirely versatile.
Star Buy: Tommy Hilfiger WW0WW20290 Jeans, £92.00
American fashion designer Michael Kors founded his own private label in 1981 and since then has risen to become one of the world’s most loved designers. With envy-inducing watches and stunning ready-to-wear collections, Michael Kors is known for his chic designs that showcase the unique, sophisticated style of New York City. Smart, luxurious and elegant in equal measure, this iconic American designer is far more than accessories.
Star Buy: Michael Kors MK36 Watch, £166.00