Biography - A Short Wiki
Vera-Ellen Wang is an American fashion designer and a former figure skater based in New York who is best known for her famous bridal collections and evening gowns that are mostly seen on red carpets.
Here is a short summary of Vera Wang's career:
Vera Wang was hired to be an editor for Vogues right after she graduated from school. She was the youngest Vogues editor at that time. Wang worked at Vogues for 17 years. She next worked for Ralph Lawrence. She worked there for two years, and then she resigned to start her own clothing design company.
Family and Personal Life
She competed in the 1968 U.S Figure Skating Championships. She married Arthur Becker in 1989. The couple adopted two children, Cecilia and Josephine. The couple separated in July 2012. Wang loves sports.
|Arthur P. Becker (m. 1989–2012)
|Yes (Cecilia Becker, Josephine Becker)
Vera Wang - Bikini Photos
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Age (as of today)
|Date of Birth
|June 27, 1949
|Place of Birth
|New York, United States
|1.61 m, 5 feet 3 inches
|49 kg, 108 lbs
|Net Worth / Wealth
Height, Weight, and Age
Vera Wang's height is pretty average measuring 1.61 m. The fashion designer weighs 49 kg. As of today, February 16, 2024, Vera Wang is 74 years old.
"I'm only waiting for Lindsay Lohan's fashion collection to come out. Ten years from now, there may be no real designers left."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
"New York for me is about work. If L.A. were to become a West Coast version of that, I'd shoot myself. The climate, the lifestyle - it really fits as the yin to my New York yang."Vera Wang
"I love sportswear in my own weird way. Fashion is such a personal journey for me. I'm much more of a girl that's a T-shirt, legging, layering kind of thing, and outerwear."Vera Wang
"I love to design things that people can actually buy. I'm staggered by what a boot costs today."Vera Wang