Phoenix Fashion Week presented the Global Virtual Runway Experience – The Style Trend Show on Dec. 19. The virtual show featured six couture and ready-to-wear designers with unique backdrops and styles, representing multiple continents. Today, meet participating designer Dany Mizrachi…
Brand name and headquarters: Dany Mizrachi from Israel.
What is unique about your brand: Unique cuts, costume made, haute couture.
What kind of social impact will your brand leave on the world: Girl power.
Your first fashion job: Fabric production.
Key person who impacted your fashion/business life the most and why: Shirley Bassey. I was a fan because she was larger than life, with dramatic gowns.
Your biggest fashion accomplishment so far in your eyes: When Gal Gadot was a bride, I designed three dresses for her. Irina Shayk, Israel’s first lady, “Dancing with the Stars” TV show, Miss Israel and Miss Russia.
The biggest fashion/business obstacle you have overcome: My biggest obstacle was that I was too fashion forward, but I learned to balance it through the years.
A designer who inspires you today: Thierry Mugler.
Your favorite quote: “Trust nobody but yourself.”
Advice to someone pursuing a career as a fashion designer in today’s challenging environment: Go with your vision and heart.
How did the Virtual Style Trend Show by Phoenix Fashion Week impact your brand during pandemic: We got good social media buzz and inquiries to work with me.
What can fans expect to see from your brand in 2021: Going back to my childhood and going to mix the basic with the authentic couture worldwide.
Photo credit: SYPhotography