Beene, Geoffrey

 (1927–2004) American fashion designer.

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  • Beene, Geoffrey — (1927 2005)    Born in Haynesville, Louisiana, Beene studied medicine at Tulane University before dropping out to pursue a career in fashion. He started his career as an apprentice at Molyneux in Europe before moving to New York in 1951. In 1963 …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • Beene, Geoffrey — ▪ 2005       American fashion designer (b. Aug. 30, 1927, Haynesville, La. d. Sept. 28, 2004, New York, N.Y.), revolutionized the American fashion industry with minimalist designs that incorporated a variety of materials and emphasized comfort… …   Universalium

  • Geoffrey Beene — (30 de agosto de 1924 28 de septiembre de 2004) fue un diseñador de modas estadounidense. Beene nació en Haynesville, Louisiana. El estudió medicina en la Universidad de Tulane, pero se retiró en 1946, después de tres años. el se mudó a Nueva… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Geoffrey Beene — (August 30 1924 – September 28 2004) was an American fashion designer. Beene was born in Haynesville, Louisiana. He studied medicine at Tulane University, but dropped out in 1946, after three years. He moved to New York in 1947 to attend the… …   Wikipedia

  • Geoffrey Beene — Geoffrey Beene, né le 30 août 1924 et décédé le 28 septembre 2004 est un couturier américain. Biographie Il fonde sa maison en 1963 (« Geoffrey Beene, Inc. »), avec un showroom situé sur la Septième Avenue, à Manhattan. Parmi ses… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Geoffrey (given name) — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Geoffrey imagesize= caption= pronunciation= gender = Male meaning = God s Peace region = origin = English related names = Jeffrey, Geoff, Jeff footnotes = Geoffrey [… …   Wikipedia

  • Beene — [bēn] Geoffrey (1927 2004), U.S. fashion designer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fashions — ▪ 2009       The faltering global economy determined the direction of fashion during 2008. Initially, the euro s significant appreciation against the dollar proved a boon to style conscious travelers who, visiting the U.S. from abroad as the year …   Universalium

  • Coty Award — The Coty American Fashion Critics Awards (awarded 1943 1984) were first announced in January 1942 by the cosmetics and perfume company Coty, Inc. to promote and celebrate American fashion, and encourage design during the Second World War.[1][2]… …   Wikipedia

  • Phillips-Van Heusen — Corporation (NYSE|PVH) is an apparel company, and the world s largest shirt company. It owns brands such as Calvin Klein, Van Heusen, Speedo, Izod, Arrow, Bass and licenses brands such as Geoffrey Beene, BCBG Max Azria, Chaps, Sean John, Kenneth… …   Wikipedia

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