Stella McCartney

Stella McCartney graduated from Central St Martins in 1995 and her signature style of sharp tailoring, natural confidence and sexy femininity was immediately apparent in her first collection. After only two collections, in 1997, she was appointed the Creative Director of Chloe in Paris and enjoyed great success during her tenure. Stella McCartney launched her own fashion house under her name in October 2001. A lifelong vegetarian, Stella McCartney does not use any leather or fur in her designs. In addition to the main line collection, a long-term and hugely successful partnership with adidas was introduced in September 2004. In Winter 2010 Stella McCartney introduced the Falabella handbag, distinguish by a braided chain detail the bag has since become one of the designer’s best-selling items.