By: Hannah Alexander
Calvin Klein was born on November 19, 1942 in the Bronx, NY. He went to the High School of Art and Design & The Fashion Institute of Technology. He started out as an apprentice for Dan Millstein and slowly made his way to the top.
What Is He Famous For?
Calvin Klein is famous for designer jeans and provocative underwear ads.
Calvin Klein Concept 2013 Commercial -- Debuted During the Super Bowl
Calvin Klein uses neutral, dark colors, like black and gray. He uses wool and silk, and he offers many other accessories, such as wallets, belts, and jewelry.
Calvin Klein has won the Coty Award, The Council of Fashion Designers of America Award, and was America's Best Designer in 1993.
His designs range from $14 to $380. It all depends on what you buy. His designs are classified as Better and Bridge.
Calvin Klein offers women’s and men’s apparel, underwear, bags & shoes, men’s and women’s fragrances, home, and men’s and women’s sale items.
3 Things to Remember
Famous for his designer jeans and provocative underwear advertisements.
Won three consecutive Coty Awards for women’s apparel.
- Prices range from Better to Bridge.