節目介紹 Introduction

DIVA 時尚明星首播,華麗登場

一個品牌的誕生: 最新最刺激的時裝比賽節目,由澳洲超模 Elle Macpherson擔任主持。多位嶄露頭角的設計師,參與節目競賽,希望在時裝界一炮而紅。包括來自各界頂尖達人,設計師John Varvatos、流行偶像 Jessica Simpson 及 時尚達人Nicole Richie將是形象指導顧問,帶領各位有抱負的設計師爭奪冠軍。得獎者將得到美國3大零售商Macy、H&M 及 Saks Fifth Avenue推出冠軍設計作品的機會。
 

A brand is born: Fashion Star, hosted by Aussie supermodel Elle Macpherson, is the hottest new runway race, where up-and-coming designers slog it out with scissors and sewing machines to become the next big name in fashion. Designer John Varvatos, pop icon Jessica Simpson and boho fashionista Nicole Richie will be the style mentors to the aspiring designers on their road to a winning collection, which will be launched by three of the biggest retailers in America: Macy's, H&M and Saks Fifth Avenue.

 

角色介紹 Characters

買家 Buyer

TERRON SCHAEFER

Terron Schaefer是 Saks Fifth Avenue的副總裁及首席創意主任,包括透過獲獎品牌、產品定位以及如世界知名機構Saks、Bloomingdale's、Harrods、Macy's 及Doyle Dane Bernbach (DDB)的廣告宣傳,廣增國際市場營運和時尚的專業知識。在加入Saks Fifth Avenue 前,Schaefer是華納兄弟公司市場部高級副總裁。他是引領全球市場學的佼佼者。

Terron Schaefer, Saks Fifth Avenue's executive vice-president and chief creative officer, has broad international marketing and fashion expertise that includes award-winning branding, product positioning and advertising campaigns for world-class organizations such as Saks, Bloomingdale's, Harrods, Macy's and Doyle Dane Bernbach (DDB). Prior to joining Saks Fifth Avenue, Schaefer held the position of senior vice-president, marketing for Warner Bros. Worldwide, where he led all marketing functions.

 

買家 Buyer

NICOLE M. CHRISTIE

Nicole M. Christie獲美國服裝店 H&M聘任,是第一批50名員工之一,負責H&M的運作。2009年, Christie成為北美洲的傳訊經理,在擔任這個職位的同時,她利用在H&M 的知識及文化,以及個人買賣的經驗以制定有效的管理溝通策略,她亦是美國H&M 的發言人。

Nicole M. Christie was one of the first 50 employees hired to start the U.S. sales organization for H&M. In 2009, Christie was tapped to become communications manager for North America, where she is currently using her knowledge of the H&M company and culture as well as her buying and sales experience to manage the development and implementation of communication strategy, while also acting as the H&M company spokesperson for the U.S.

買家 Buyer

CAPRICE WILLARD

Caprice Willard 現為Women's Apparel for Macy's Southwest Region 的副會長/地區計劃經理。 Willard被 UCLA (B.A. English)聘用,負責執行見習訓練計劃。她曾擔任多個職位,包括在採購部及商店工作,直至她成為禮服採購,再之後成為化妝品資深採購。

Caprice Willard currently is the Vice President/Regional Planning Manager for Women's Apparel for Macy's Southwest Region. Willard was recruited from UCLA (B.A. English) into the Executive Trainee Program. She worked her way up through various positions, both in the buying offices and stores, until she ultimately became a Buyer for Dresses and then a Senior Buyer for Cosmetics.

顧問 Mentor

JOHN VARVATOS

John Varvatos的設計反映品質及注意剪裁的細節,成功塑造出名貴及優閒的時尚服裝。在2000年秋冬季, Varvatos 為Polo Ralph Lauren推出自己第一個男性品牌,同年得到Council of Fashion Designers of America 的認同,在Perry Ellis Award中 獲男士服裝最佳新人設計師大獎。

John Varvatos' designs often reflect the quality and attention to detail inherent in old-world tailoring, while creating luxurious, comfortable clothing for a modern lifestyle. For Fall/Winter 2000, Varvatos launched his premiere men's collection for Polo Ralph Lauren and in the same year was recognized by the Council of Fashion Designers of America with the Perry Ellis Award for New Menswear Designer.

顧問 Mentor

JESSICA SIMPSON

擁有溫柔以及獨特的聲音,Jessica Simpson同時發展音樂、時裝及娛樂事業。Simpson 在品牌Jessica Simpson Collection中亦取得成功,使她成為有名的商人及設計師。這個品牌在2005年推出,之後已發展了22種不同種類產品,例如鞋類、手袋、眼鏡、女性內衣及首飾。Simpson第一個香水品牌於2008年推出獲得得巨大的迴響。

With her unmistakable voice and unique pop sound, Jessica Simpson has taken the music, fashion and entertainment industries by storm. Simpson also enjoys tremendous success as a designer and businesswoman with her Jessica Simpson Collection. Launched in 2005, the collection has grown to include 22 product categories, such as footwear, handbags, eyewear, lingerie, and jewelry. Simpson's first fragrance, Fancy, launched in August of 2008 to tremendous success.

顧問 Mentor

NICOLE RICHIE

Nicole Richie在洛杉磯出生及長大,因此經常接觸獨特風格的時裝,這些都令她在早年即對時裝抱有興趣。2009年,Richie 是The Winter Kate House of Harlow 1960 的創辦人,並與 Majestic Mills (服飾) 及Modern Vintage (飾物)合作。

Nicole Richie was born and raised in Los Angeles where she was surrounded by garbs and costumes - all of which allowed her to develop an appreciation for fashion at an early age. In 2009, Richie was the founder of The Winter Kate House of Harlow 1960 company in partnership with Majestic Mills (apparel) and Modern Vintage (accessories).

主持人 Host

ELLE MACPHERSON

Elle Macpherson是世界知名超模代表,亦是演員及企業家。她曾6次在Sports Illustrated年度泳裝任封面人物,亦自製全球發行的個人年曆。她曾獲得各項大獎,包括Glamour Magazine Style Icon Award 及 Femmys Lingerie Designer of the Year Award 。

ELLE MACPHERSONElle Macpherson is a world-famous supermodel icon, actress and businesswoman. She has appeared on six covers of the Sports Illustrated annual swimsuit edition and executive produced her own calendars, which sold out worldwide.  Numerous awards throughout the years have been bestowed upon Macpherson, including the Glamour Magazine Style Icon Award and Femmys Lingerie Designer of the Year Award among others.