Vera Wang is a native New Yorker who has spent her career indulged in fashion. In 1990, she opened her first flagship store at the Carlyle Hotel in New York City and began creating a new image for the bridal image. The Vera Wang Brand is known for her signature layering, intricate draping & amazing attention to detail. Her overall vision is to take the brand into all aspects of the retail industry. Although she has had amazing success in other markets and is still continuing to grow, Vera Wang will always be known as the designer who gave the bridal industry a “makeover” with her designs.