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|62 years old
|October 14, 1961
|Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|5 ft 9 inches
|Arnold Germer (m. 2011)
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Isaac Mizrahi is a famous fashion designer and television presenter in America. He is the chief designer of the “Isaac Mizrahi brand” for “Xcel Brands.” He is best known for being eponymous fashion lines. Presently, Isaac serves as a jury on “Project Runway: All-Stars.”
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Early Life & Biography
Isaac was born in Brooklyn, United States. He is born to his mother named Sarah, who is a homemaker, and his father, Zeke Mizrahi, who is employed in a clothing business. Issac belongs to an observant Syrian-Jewish family. He is the youngest one in his family. When he turned ten, his father gifted him with a sewing machine.
At the age of fifteen, he took the help of a family friend, and introduced his label, as “IS New York.” He completed his schooling from Yeshivah of Flatbush, High School of Performing Arts. Later, he attended the Parsons School of Design, New York, United States.
Mizrahi got married to his long-term boyfriend ‘Arnold Germer’, who he was dating for six years. Following the footsteps of his father, who has been a reputed fashion designer, he also wished to pursue the same profession and prove his worth in society. Looking at his exemplary talent, he has received a lot of appreciation from people worldwide.
The year 1982 has brought mixed experiences for him. It was the time when his father died. He was in great shock due to this incident. At the same time, he was identified as an ‘exceptional student designer’ at the Parsons Fashion Critics Award Show. The show was judged by renowned juries that include Donna Karan, Oscar de la Renta, and Calvin Klein.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on October 14 1961, Issac Mizrahi is 62 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 5 ft 9 inches tall, and his weight is 95 kg.
He started his career by partnering with his friend Sarah Haddad. After some time, he started his own company, IS New York. His efforts were appreciated, and his sale started to increase day by day. He got recruited to work at Parson as a fulltime designer.
In 1980, he got an opportunity to star in a teenager film, ’Fame,’ which provided him immense recognition. He began working as a trainee for “Perry Ellis,” who has always been his mentor.
By receiving recognition from world-class designers, he was able to get a contract with Ellis. He also received a lot of important insight about tailoring from Calvin Klein.
Mizrahi entered into a contract with Revlon in 1988. Liza Minnelli honored him with the “Perry Ellis Award for Emerging Talent.” Mizrahi’s outfit was featured in Vogue’s cover. In 1990, he made his debut of the menswear line.
In 1991, Isaac Mizrahi won his second CFDA Design of the Year award. In 2005, he hosted a TV show on Style network. Using this platform, he gave fashion advice to the audience. In 2007, he showcased his designs that included bridal and handbag collection at the NY Fashion week. In 2009, he published his book, “How to Have Style” and designed bags to support Barack Obama. Issac also established his first clothing boutique located on the Upper East Side in NY city.
Awards & Achievements
Issac opened his own cloth designing business and won several awards from the Council of Fashion Designers of America. Some of the awards that it includes are Designer of the Year.
In 1993, he was nominated for Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costume Design
In 1996, he was nominated for Directors Guild of America Awards for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
In 1989, and 1991, he won CFDA: Womenswear Designer of the Year
In 2002, he won Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Costume Design
In 1993, he earned an Emmy nomination for Best Costume Design for his designs in Liza Minnelli Live event.
In 2008, Issac was named as the creative director of “Liz Claiborne.” He also wrote a popular comic book, “The Adventures of Sandee the Supermodel.”
Net Worth & Salary of Issac Mizrahi in 2024
Issac Mizrahi is a well-known American fashion designer who has experienced valleys, and peaks in his sales track record. The net worth of Issac Mizrahi is computed to be $24 Million as of February 2024.
In 1987, he presented his exclusive range of first fashion collection at the popular NY department store “Bergdorf Goodman.” His fashion line was very well received and drove orders from leading retailers. His skill and vision as a young designer appealed to an exclusive and refined set of clientele.
Hollywood Superstars such as Selma Blair, Nicole Kidman, Sarah Jessica Parker, Julia Roberts, Natalie Portman, and Debra Messing have been some of the top clients of his fashion. Issac Mizrahi came up with an incredible line of designer clothes for Liz Claiborne brand in 2009, and launched a new label ”IsaacMizrahiLIVE!” It was exclusive for the QVC home shopping network.
Issac also designed high-end fashionable costumes for one operetta and three Broadway revivals. He won the Drama Desk Award for Exceptional Costume Design (2002).
With numerous contributions and achievements to the fashion industry, Issac Mizrahi has left a permanent mark in this industry. His designed outfits are distributed to various regions of the world. His potential and caliber display that he is going to stay in this industry for many more years to come. He is a role model for several aspiring and enthusiastic fashion designers to guide and motivate them in the coming years.