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List of notable or famous fashion designers from France, with bios and photos, including the top fashion designers born in France and even some popular fashion designers who immigrated to France. If you're trying to find out the names of famous French fashion designers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These fashion designers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known fashion designer from France is included when available.

List below includes Jean Paul Gaultier, Yves Saint-Laurent and more people.

This historic fashion designers from France list can help answer the questions "Who are some French fashion designers of note?" and "Who are the most famous fashion designers from France?" These prominent fashion designers of France may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected French fashion designers.

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Adeline André is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Fashion Designers from France
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Adeline André is a French fashion designer and the head of one of the ten haute couture design houses in Paris. ...more

Birthplace: Bangui, Central African Republic

Profession: Fashion designer

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Agnès B. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Fashion Designers from France
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agnès b. is a French fashion designer. She is known for her self-named brand, which includes fashion and film interests. ...more

Age: 76

Birthplace: Versailles, France

Profession: Fashion designer, Film Producer

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André Courrèges is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Fashion Designers from France
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André Courrèges is a French fashion designer, known for his futuristic designs. At 25, after studying to be a civil engineer, he went to Paris to work at the fashion house Jeanne Lafaurie. A few months later, he went to Balenciaga. Courrèges was influenced by modern architecture, technology, new ...more

Age: 92

Birthplace: Pau^! Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France

Profession: Fashion designer

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Caroline Reboux is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Fashion Designers from France
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Caroline Reboux


Caroline Reboux was a well-known Parisian milliner and French fashion designer. She had white hair and a "girlish" look. Reboux made an art form out of high fashion hats which were re-emerging in France to supplant the bonnet in the mid-19th century. She promoted the hat as an essential accessory ...more

Age: Died at 90 (1837-1927)

Birthplace: France

Profession: Fashion designer