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This list of famous male fashion designers is ranked by their level of prominence, with photos when available. This greatest male fashion designers list contains the most prominent and famous fashion designers. Don't forget to also check out the greatest gay icons in fashion and celebrities who have their own fashion lines. There are thousands of men working as fashion designers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones - those making waves in the world of international male clothing and fashion. The most famous designers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a guy aspiring to be a fashion designer then the people below should give you inspiration.

No list of the most famous fashion designers would be complete without the likes of Marc Jacobs or Karl Lagerfeld. However, you'll also find a number of black fashion designers and Asian fashion designers below. The famous male designers listed here know all about men's fashion and have established careers in the business.

While this isn't a list of all male fashion designers, it does feature over 250 notable male designer names, from African American fashion designers, to other men fashion designers of all races. Who are the most famous male fashion designers? Who are the best male fashion designers? Take a look below!

Tom Ford is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Fashion Designers
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Thomas Carlyle "Tom" Ford is an American fashion designer and film director. He gained international fame for his turnaround of Gucci and the creation of the Tom Ford label before directing the Oscar-nominated film A Single Man. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Austin, Texas, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Screenwriter, Designer, Film Director

Credits: A Single Man, Mademoiselle C, The 82nd Annual Academy Awards, Valentino: The Last Emperor

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Michael Kors is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Fashion Designers
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Michael Kors is a New York City-based fashion designer of American sportswear for women. He is Honorary Chairman and Chief Creative Officer for his company, Michael Kors Holdings Limited, which deals in fashion accessories. Michael Kors was named the first-ever women’s ready-to-wear designer for French house Celine, between 1997 to 2003. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: Long Island, New York, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Designer, Costume Designer

Credits: Project Runway, Models of the Runway, Project Runway: All Stars, Great Things About the Holidays

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Sean Combs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Fashion Designers
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Sean John Combs (born November 4, 1969),[1] currently known by his stage name Diddy, is an American record producer, rapper, actor, and men's fashion designer. He won three Grammy Awards and two MTV Video Music Awards, and his clothing line earned a Council of Fashion Designers of America award. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Record producer, Songwriter, Television producer, Musician, + more

Credits: Training Day, Bad Boys II, Godzilla, Muppets Most Wanted

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Jeffree Star is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Fashion Designers
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Jeffree Star (born Jeffrey Lynn Steininger; November 15, 1985) is an American singer-songwriter, make-up artist, fashion designer and model from Orange County, California. He started his music career on MySpace with over 25 million plays on his self-released music. After releasing two extended plays, Star released his debut album, Beauty Killer (2009), under Popsicle Records. Star is also known for his fashion line, Beauty Forever, and his transgressive, gender-bending appearance and persona. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Model, Actor, + more

Credits: Hella Crazy, Turn the Beat Around, What Now, LA Ink

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