British born, New York based designers, Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig have built a fashion empire defined by elegant eveningwear and one of a kind couture designs. The duo met at Chelsea College of Art and Design in London where they found that Georgina’s draping and design expertise paired with Keren’s textile creations resulted in a business partnership and the establishment of Marchesa in 2004. With the extravagant and eccentric fashion icon and Italian heiress, Marchesa Luisa Casiti, as their muse, Georgina and Keren's beautifully crafted runway collections and accessories line that fuse exquisite detailing with supreme femininity. Coveted by celebrities, Marchesa's designer dresses continue to be the centrepiece of iconic red carpet moments and high-end fashion alike. The designers have been able to situate themselves as a leading label for evening and wedding attire, meanwhile their Marchesa embroidered clutch bags attract the likes of women worldwide, of all ages.