Betsey Johnson was born on August 10, 1942. She is the second of three children. She is an American fashion designer who got famous because of her feminine and whimsical designs. Most of her designs are “over the top” and embellished. That is her signature style, and everyone would remember her for that plus the cartwheels she does at the end of her fashion shows.
To taste Johnson’s whimsical designs, take a look at the following dresses and be the judge. You can get ideas from these items for your upcoming prom or maybe for your next gig. You are sure to stand out from the rest. That is a guarantee that Betsey Johnson is willing to give you.
Additional information about Betsey Johnson from Wikipedia:
Johnson’s fashion career started after she entered and won the Mademoiselle Guest Editor Contest. Within a year, she was the in-house designer for Manhattan boutique Paraphernalia. Johnson became part of both the youthquake fashion movement and Andy Warhol’s underground scene, along with The Velvet Underground, Edie Sedgwick and Lou Reed. In 1969, she opened a boutique called Betsey Bunky Nini on New York’s Upper East Side. Edie Sedgwick was her house model and Johnson designed the clothing Sedgwick wore on her last film, Ciao! Manhattan.
As of May 2013 Betsey Johnson and her daughter Lulu Johnson have a reality TV show that airs on the Style Network.