Yigal Azrouël

Lives: New York, New York

Label: YIGAL AZROUËL

Résumé: Moved from Israel to New York City to cultivate his own education in design and the arts; debuted his eponymous ready-to-wear collection in Fall 1998, receiving instant acclaim both commercially and critically; soon after created a full-service designer showroom and atelier in New York City’s garment center; relocated flagship boutique to Madison Avenue; worn by celebrities including Holly Hunter, Anna Cleveland, Kristen Wiig, and Julia Roberts

Accolades: Council of Fashion Designers of America inductee (2004)

Press: Surface, WWD, VOGUE, ELLE, Harper’s BAZAAR, Archetype, Forbes, and GQ online

Photograph by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders