“Hedi was and is still misspelled “Heidi,” and my perception of genders ended up slightly out of focus from an early age.”– Hedi Slimane. This fashion designer is a fantastic artist who loves the concept of luxury fashion. He adores authentic clothes and well-crafted tailoring. He has no interest in fast retails.
With that being said, Hedi is a renowned fashion designer who has been bringing a storm in the fashion industry since his arrival. Celebrities cannot get enough of his designs. So today, we are going to talk about this handsome in brief. We will discuss his work in Celine, Saint Laurent, and more. Let’s start with some quick facts;
Hedi Slimane Childhood, Education and Family
This talented fashion designer’s name is pronounced as Edi Sli Man. He grew up in a fashion destination in Paris, France. Unfortunately, there is hardly any information about his parents, siblings’ name, and whereabouts. Sources suggest that his father is a Tunisian, and his mother is Italian.
Being raised in Paris, this fashion designer was keen on art. He received his first camera when he was just 11 years old. As a result, he acquired knowledge regarding the camera before even he was a teenager. By 16, Hedi knew what he wanted to do in life, and that was fashion.
Talking about education, Slimane enrolled in Ecole du Louvre, where he studied art history. Soon he also completed his tailor apprenticeship at a men’s designer house. If luck were not on his side, this handsome would become some journalist or reporter.
How Tall Is Hedi Slimane?- Height, Age, and Body
Hedi stands tall at a towering height of 6 feet 3 inches. It will be no surprise if he steps into the industry as a model too. His weight is still not disclosed in the media yet. This handsome has a slim and lean body. Moreover, this dandy man has a pair of pretty blue eyes and short light brown hair.
On the 5th of July, 1968, Hedi was born in Paris. As of now, he is 51 years old and falls under the sun sign of Cancer. Just like his sign suggests, he is hard-working, passionate, and determined. Unfortunately, details about his body, shoe size, dress size are still in the dark.
Hedi is one of the personas whose name is listed as a fashion designer and a photographer. Being a Rock n’ Roll enthusiast, his works include a slight touch of it. Whether it be makeup, style, or looks, his work reflects Rock n’ Roll.
As soon as he accomplished his graduation, Hedi worked as a fashion consultant for Jean-Jacques Picart on an exhibition celebrating Louis Vuitton‘s iconic monogram’s centenary. During which famous designers such as Azzedine Alaia, Helmut Lang, Sybilla, Manolo Blahnik, Isaac Mizrahi, Romeo Gigli, and Vivienne Westwood were the main guest.
Similarly, Slimane worked with them for three consecutive years and later moved to Yves Saint Laurent. At that time, he was positioned as a ready-to-wear director of men’s collections. After that, in 1997, he was promoted as an artistic director. Soon he introduced the Black Tie collection for autumn/winter 2000-2001 in January 2000.
Not to mention, Hedi also showcased his new skinny silhouette and left the YSL. Likewise, he refused the offer of Jil Sander and accepted the position at Christian Dior. There, he was appointed as a creative director for menswear. With time, Slimane got an opportunity to work under Richard Avedon’s supervision for an advertising campaign.
In addition to this, Hedi became a creative director at CELINE. During his time, he designed a wedding suit for Brad Pitt. Moving on, this versatile designer has styled The Libertines, Madonna, Daft Punk, Mick Jagger, Nicole Kidman, and many other celebrities.
Who Is Hedi Slimane Girlfriend? Is He Dating Anyone?
This 51 years old man has an eye for art and Rock n Roll. He is open about most things, but his lips are tight when it comes to personal affairs. Well, it appears that this French designer is single at the moment. However, he has dated some stars in the past.
According to reliable sources, Hedi’s name was linked with fellow fashion designer Julia Cumming. Although both of them never claimed the rumors. Neither past records suggest this talented designer was in a relationship, nor did his social media accounts provide any hints.
What Is The Net Worth of Hedi Slimane?
This versatile fashion designer is the pioneer of skinny jeans for men. Not to forget, he is a fantastic designer plus a marvelous photographer. There is no doubt Hedi makes a lot of money from his profession.
In 2020, Slimane estimated net worth is around $1 million. Keeping his work and contribution to the fashion industry in mind, his net worth seems very less than it had been anticipated.
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