American designer Thomas Carlyle Tom Ford worked for several designers including Gucci in 1990 before starting his own eponymous brand,Tom Ford. Ford gained international fame for his work at Gucci when he took over as Creative Director in 1994 and is credited for Gucci’s turnaround to making it one of the largest luxury brands in the world.
In 2004 he left Gucci to make a film but decided his heart was in fashion and launched his first womenswear line in 2010. Ford introduced a sleek collection that was bold, glamorous and modern. His loyal celebrity followers include musician Beyoncé and actress Scarlett Johansson.
Tom Ford offers menswear and womenswear, accessories, bags, shoes and also cosmetics and have 113 standalone stores in the world.