Carolina Herrera Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Net Worth

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Carolina Herrera (María Carolina Josefina Pacanins)

Last Updated: 05 Jan, 2024 | Views: 1450

Age: 85

Profession: Fashion Designer

Famous For: For Dressing Various First Ladies- Onassis, Laura Bush, & Michelle Obama.

Higher Education: Fashion Institute of Technology

Carolina Herrera Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
08 Jan, 1939 (85 Years 05 Months 9 Days)

Birth Country
Venezuela

Birth Place
Caracas

Birth Sign
Capricorn

Religion
Christianity

Nationalities
American, Venezuelan

Carolina Herrera Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Carolina Herrera is a renowned Venezuelan fashion designer who has dressed several First Ladies, like Laura Bush, Jacqueline Onassis, Michelle Obama, and Melania Trump. She is also noted for her own sense of style. Young Carolina was introduced to the world of fashion by her wealthy grandmother, who took her to Balenciaga runway shows and purchased her clothes at Lanvin and Dior. The woman has said, "My sight was trained to perceive beautiful things." At the age of 18, Herrera wed Venezuelan landowner Guillermo Behrens Tello in 1957. They had two daughters before divorcing in 1964, but not before becoming parents.

Career:
In 1965: An early position she held as a publicist was with Emilio Pucci, who was a longtime family friend and member of the Florentine Marquisate.
In 1980: She presented her first runway show with Iman, a future supermodel.
In 1981: Carolina was advised to start a clothing line by her friend Diana Vreeland, who was the Editor-in-Chief of Vogue at the time.
In 2016: Herrera will launch her biggest fragrance launch in 14 years with her new women's fragrance.
In 2018: She handed creative directorship of her eponymous brand over to Wes Gordon in the last line of her signature collection.

Achievements and Awards:
In 2004: Herrera became the Womenswear Designer of the Year.
In 2008: She was rewarded by the Council of Fashion Designers of America with the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award.
In 2014: Herrera won the Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion.

Unknown Facts:
In 1986, Caroline Kennedy wore Herrera's most iconic design at her wedding in Hyannis Port, which was worn by a number of famous brides, including Carrie Bradshaw. 
Knowing that even Herrera, who is renowned for her poise and style, has a wardrobe "comfort blanket" is reassuring.
 

Carolina Herrera Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 173 cm
In Meters 1.73 m
In Feet & Inches 5'8"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 50 kg
In Pounds 110 Ibs

Eye Color
Black

Hair Color
Brown

Carolina Herrera Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Guillermo Pacanins Acevedo

Mother's Name
María Cristina Niño Passios

Spouse
Guillermo Behrens Tello, Reinaldo Herrera Guevara

Daughter(s)
Carolina Adriana Herrera, Patricia Cristina Herrera, Mercedes Behrens, Ana Luisa Behrens

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