Elie Saab, a Lebanese fashion designer, is eminent for dressing up celebrities like Beyonce, Angelina Jolie, Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and many more. His fairy tale ball gowns and elegant embroidery dresses are innovative and beguiling. Here are the five facts you must know regarding this competent and accomplished designer!
Halle Berry was spotted at Oscars with the Elie Saab’s risqué wine-hued gown with a sheer embroidered bodice in 2002. This was his first red carpet appearance.
Elie Saab developed his love for designing when he was 9 years old. He is self-educated.
He opened his first Shop in Beirut at the age of 18. According to Saab, he is not only a designer but also an entrepreneur.
Elie Saab is a member of Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture, the governing body of Parisian couture which is a big achievement for a non-European designer.
He reportedly dressed Queen Rania of Jordan for the ceremony where she was crowned in 1999.