Virginie Viard (born in 1969) is a French Designer, Businesswoman, and Director of Chanel’s Fashion Creation Studio from Dijon, France. She is popularly known as Karl Lagerfeld’s Successor in the Chanel Fashion Company. Earlier, she began her career as an intern for haute-couture embroidery at Chanel in 1987.
Furthermore, the 49-year-old designer was recommended by the chamberlain of Prince Rainier of Monaco for the job.
Virginie later joined Chloé in 1992. Moreover, she served in the company for almost 5 years. Then, she again started working at Channel as the coordinator for haute couture. Recently, Chanel’s fabulous creative director, Karl Lagerfeld, died at the age of 85.
In addition, he held this profile in Chanel from 1983 to February 2019. Meanwhile, Viard remained his longtime collaborator for more than 30 years. The French fashion house recently declared on February 19, 2019, that Virginie Viard (Lagerfeld’s right-hand) will take over the creative operations for the brand.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The designer was born in 1969 in Dijon, France. Therefore, Virginie Viard’s age is 49 years old, as of 2018. She raised in a city in eastern France by her father and mother. Virginie’s family has a silk business for ages.
Furthermore, the designer graduated from Le Cours Georges. It is a fashion school based in Lyon. She always wanted to create film and theatrical costumes. Moreover, Virginie also worked in costume production as assistant to Dominique Borg.
The company designed costumes for Camille Claudel. The designer also served as a costume designer for various films and plays. She created outfits for Isabelle Adjani (French actress) and Bruno Nuytten (director).
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Virginie Viard.|
|Profession||Designer, Businesswoman, and Director of Chanel's Fashion Creation Studio.|
|In the news for||replacing late Karl Lagerfeld as head of Chanel.|
|Age (As of 2018)||49 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1969.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Not available.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Current Residence||Paris, France.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 65 Kg.
Pounds: 143 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-28-36.|
|Shoe Size (US)||6.5.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Husband/Spouse Name||name not available.|
|School||Le Cours Georges.|
|College/ University||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Favorite Color||Black and Red.|
|Love to do||Travel, Shopping, and Reading.|
|Favorite Food||French Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$4-5 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Virginie Viard
- In addition, Viard also produced the dresses for “Three Colors: Blue” in 1993.
- Later, in 1994, she sketched clothes for “Three Colors: White” movie.
- The 49-year-old Viard’s height is 5 Feet 8 Inches (175 centimeters) and weighs 65 kilograms (143 Pound) approximately.
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- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Virginie Viard’s is $4-5 Million US Dollars, as of 2018.
- As of relationship, there is no information about her husband or kids available on the internet.