Thomas Carlyle Ford (known by the name of Tom Ford) is a fashion designer and film director famous Americans. Initially, he studied at Parsons architect School of Design. He worked abroad one year’s internship program Chloé fashion house to develop ideas for the fashion industry.
Ford did not go the way he has been the architect of training, which comes under the passion for the field of fashion. First, he worked with designer Cathy Hardwick Americans. Later, he partnered with Perry Ellis, and always believed that Europe would have good development opportunities for himself. During this time, Gucci fashion fame in Italy is grappling with difficult business situation. At the same time, Ford holds a place in the fashion collections for women of Gucci.
Ford achieved considerable success at Gucci, he held many important positions before becoming creative director of Gucci in 1992. The nearly bankrupt and efforts of Ford plays a key role to help revive Gucci an incredible way. When he left Gucci in 2004, the value of the company doubled. While Ford made in Gucci, the company won the contract in cooperation with Yves Saint Laurent. Ford also create an ad campaign caused controversy, but very impressive, successful for Opium perfume and M7 perfume by YSL. This is the first step for Ford’s brilliant career.
Tom Ford returned to the US and established its own brand in 2005. His company operates in the field of fashion, accessories and eyewear. Along 2005, Ford established cooperation relationship with Estee Lauder to develop projects of perfumes and cosmetics. The first fragrance was released in 2006 called the Orchid, and immediately reap the most success. Then, he released a collection Tom Ford Private Blend fragrance, for men and women; of which, the first perfume in the collection titled Purple Patchouli, was launched in 2007. This collection won him success beyond expectation.
His career took a new turn when he became a director for his debut film “A Single Man” in 2009. This film received many positive reviews from critics and won several award categories with nominations for director and actor.
Tom Ford perfume firm has more than 53 fragrances, the first perfume launched in 2006 and the latest fragrance line launched in 2015. Tom Ford collaboration with the perfumers: Givaudan David Apel, Harry Fremont, Sonia Constant, Yves Cassar, Yann Vasnier, Calice Becker, Shyamala Maisondieu, Antoine Maisondieu, Rodrigo Flores-Roux, Olivier Gillotin, Clement Gavarry, Tom Ford and Firmenich.