Guy Laroche

Born in 1921, French designer Guy Laroche began his fashion career as a hat maker before becoming the assistant of designer Jean Desses in 1947 . To expand his understanding of the ready to wear clothing industry Laroche traveled to the United States in 1955 to study their manufacturing methods. Returning to Paris in 1957 Laroche began his own label. His first collection was well received and squarely put his name on the map. In 1961 he moved his house to a larger location, opened his first ... Read More

Guy Laroche