Myra's Fashion Evolution

>Nanette Lepore – Fashion Designer


Fashion designer Nanette Lepore completed her undergraduate studies from the Youngstown University. After that Fashion designer Nanette Lepore shifted from east to the respected Fashion institute of technology, in New York City. Fashion designer Nanette Lepore championed in her degree of Fashion design, and began to give her dues in designing studios all over the town. Fashion designer Nanette Lepore married with painter Robert Savage.

Though, Fashion designer Nanette Lepore is familiar with the fact that she can’t be pleased until her conceptions establish her name. Fashion designer Nanette Lepore was encouraged by the loan of 85,000; in 1992, from her father and then started creating her own collections enthusiastically. Fashion designer Nanette Lepore arranged a shop in garment district, in a penthouse office. The shop fastly became an incubator for the painters and the poets, who would rebound schemes for each other.She did many fashion shows as well as many fashion weeks to display her designgs collection.

Born in Youngstown, Ohio, Nanette produced her first couture look at the tender age of nine outfitting a neighbor in a floral bedspread, beaded choker and face paint. The girl posed in the family’s front yard behind a hand-lettered sign declaring Lepore, and thus began Nanette’s lifelong interest in fashion.
Sensing young Nanette’s entrepreneurial talent, her parents encouraged her creativity. After all, artistic innovation flourished naturally in a household headed by an abstract painter-father and a fabulously stylish mother of four. Road tripping on Route 66 with her bohemian parents each summer instilled in Nanette a free spirit and a taste for travel.
After completing her undergraduate studies at Youngstown University, she packed her bags and headed east to New York City’s venerable Fashion Institute of Technology. She aced her degree in design, married painter Robert Savage and set out to pay her dues in design studios around town.
However, Nanette knew she wouldn’t be satisfied until her creations bore her own name. In 1992, bolstered by a $5,000 loan from her dad to strike out on her own, Nanette set up shop in a penthouse office in the garment district. It quickly became an incubator for poets and painters who would bounce ideas off one another while stargazing on the roof.


Nanette designs in her atelier in New York City alongside her husband, Robert, who helms the business side of the worldwide brand as its President. Nanette enjoys a strong following among editors, style-makers and celebrities including Freida Pinto, Sharon Stone, Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Eva Longoria Parker, Scarlett Johansson, Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, and Abigail Breslin.

This fall

Nanette launched her newest fragrance nanette by Nanette Lepore and a line of luxe basics called oonagh by Nanette Lepore. She is currently collaborating with Joy Gryson on the launch of her handbag line.
There are eleven Nanette Lepore boutiques worldwide, including New York, Los Angeles, Bal Harbour, Chicago, Las Vegas, Boston, Chevy Chase, London, and Tokyo. Nanette resides in Manhattan’s West Village with her husband and daughter, Violet, age twelve.

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