Billy Reid (fashion designer)

Billy Reid (born June 13, 1964) is an American fashion designer based in Florence, Alabama.[1][2] His line includes men's, women's, accessories and eyewear. His clothing, self-described as “lived-in luxury”[3] and "broken-in luxury",[4][5] is known for its classic styles in high quality fabrics with unusual accents and Southern influence. Reid summarizes his brand's concept as "American luxury built to last."[6] Billy Reid, Marc Jacobs, Tom Ford, and Michael Kors are the only fashion designers who have won 3 or more CFDA Awards.[7]

  1. ^ Al Urbanski, RECon Report: New times, not end of times, for physical retail Chain Store Age, May 26, 2017
  2. ^ LAUREN SHERMAN, Seeking Comfort at Billy Reid: The designer aimed to entertain his weary audience with more than just clothes. Business of Fashion, JANUARY 31, 2017.
  3. ^ Alex Badia, Billy Reid Men’s Fall 2017 Women's Wear Daily, January 31, 2017
  4. ^ Jean E. Palmieri, Billy Reid RTW Spring 2018: The collection featured soft, easy silhouettes in lightweight fabrics. Women's Wear Daily, September 11, 2017
  5. ^ Lee Carter, SPRING 2018 READY-TO-WEAR: Billy Reid Vogue magazine, SEPTEMBER 11, 2017
  6. ^ Cite error: The named reference Laurie Brookins was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  7. ^ Past Winners