Christian Marie Marc Lacroix (born 16 May 1951) is a French fashion designer. The name may also refer to the company he founded.
In 1987 he opened his own couture house. He began putting out ready-to-wear in 1988 drawing inspiration from diverse cultures. Critics commented that he did not seem to understand the type of clothing the working woman needed. In 1989, Lacroix launched ... more »
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''For me, elegance is not to pass unnoticed but to get to the very soul of what one is.''Christian Lacroix (b. 1951), French fashion designer. International Herald Tribune (Paris, January 21, 1992).
''Haute Couture should be fun, foolish and almost unwearable.''Christian Lacroix (b. 1951), French fashion designer. Quoted in Observer (London, December 27, 1987).