Reem Acra, born in Beirut, Lebanon is a fashion designer who first launched her fashion business in the bridal industry in 1997. Six years after the success of her elegant gowns, Reem Acra decided expand into a ready-to-wear collection, which ranges from opulent dresses to well tailored pants, all with intricate detailing and fine fabrics.
Reem Acra is also a fan of fine dressage when it comes to the equestrian world and served as title sponsor of the FEI World Cup Dressage series in lending her support to the FEI’s Best Athlete Award for the three consecutive years.
“I am very proud to associate my name with this prestigious award,” said Reem Acra, “I love horses and my partnership with the FEI has enabled me to have a much deeper understanding of the top level of the sport and the personal investment necessary to reach it. Reem Acra’s fan base extend beyond sportsmanship with celebrity fans and clients such as Madonna, Beyonce Knowles, Angelina Jolie, Eva Longoria, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Halle Berry
Reem Acra’s ready-to-wear and bridal collections are carried by 150 of the world’s most exclusive retailers inlcuding Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Harvey Nichols in the Middle East. Her designs are also available at top specialty retailers across the world in Kuwait, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Istanbul, Egypt, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan and Korea, as well as at the Reem Acra Flagship Boutique on Fifth Avenue in New York City. Photo gallery of Reem Acra Spring 2013 below.
About the photographer:
Jane Kratochvil is a Brooklyn based photographer. In addition to capturing great fashion on the runway, Jane also specializes in events, portraits, headshots and architectural urban night photography.
Jane Kratochvil photography is frequently published online and has recently been seen in various print publications and promotional pieces. Jane is also credited as a headshot and events photographer for such clients as Coyne Public Relations, Cutler Salon for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, The Wall Street Journal, and the DUMBO Arts Council.
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