Michael Costello, the designer par excellence. Like a true Aquarian (January 20, 1983). Michael Costello was always creative. He started drawing beautiful designs on the walls of his room, right from the time he was just 15.
Costello is a mixture of many nationalities. A Romani Hungarian, Italian, Russian and Greek, but brought up in the US, he has been influenced by many cultures, which is clear in his very artistic work that is adorned by who’s who of the fashion world and various celebrities.
Right from Céline Dion, Toni Braxton, Barry Manilow, Suzanne Somers, Faye Dunaway to Florence Henderson—all have worn Michael Costello dresses.
One can only imagine the body of work Michael Costello, the designer has behind him!
Michael Costello the Designer
Costello is a name that sells. His designs are not just appreciated but met with awe. Who can forget his craft which proved its worth by adorning the million dollar oomph worthy body of Beyoncé? The dress was a part of his ‘Winter Wonderland’ collection, made of lacy fabric—the dress is luxuriously transparent—all white with minimal colors.
The first time people stood up and took notice of him was when in 2010 he participated in Project Runway. Not the one to give up and not the one to get discouraged of having stood fourth, he returned in 2012 Project Runway All Stars. Once again he didn’t win the title and stood second, but by now he had won enough fans to create his own name.
Costello had Arrived and How!
When Beyoncé decided to choose Costello over other designers and walked like a dream in his body-con dress, a backless white laced mesh gown, Michael Costello became the talk of the celebrity world. Who could ignore the designer who, Queen Bey herself had selected?
Since then amongst his celebrity customers have been Gwen Stefani, Tamar Braxton, Jennifer Lopez, Meghan Trainor, Alicia Keys, and Mariah Carey—these are just a few.
Reality TV shows have been Costello’s Godfathers and have supported him like no other. He has been there on every fashion TV reality show, making news and making bigger designs.
And now that he has his own fashion television series Fashion Designed With Michael Costello, there seems to be no looking back. Costello has also teamed up with Keeping Up With the Kardashians and is designing for the Kardashian sisters.
Michael Costello’s Collection
The one thing unique about Costello is that he doesn’t rest on his laurels. Starting young at 14, the first fashion show he participated in was in Los Angeles. Immediately after that, he came up with his first store in Palm Springs, California. His collections include:
- Wrap dresses
And just so that the men may not feel neglected, Costello designs for men as well. His clothesline for men churns out of the world designs that make men look gorgeous and completely yummy!
And his Designer Accessories are Adored by All.
Michael Costello’s bridal collection is unique and has specially designed dresses, gowns and other bridal stuff that makes for a perfect trousseau.
Well! It is a dream of every woman to own a Costello and have a proud Costello happily hanging in her wardrobe. In case, you’re not from the US, don’t lose heart, you could order one of his designs from his online store.
Yes, Michael Costello dresses are available online. You needn’t buy a ticket to America to own a Costello, he has made sure to enter right into your living rooms and you can easily shop one of his latest designs without worries.
Interesting Facts About Michael Costello, the Designer
How about looking at these interesting facts about Costello:
- His very first job was in Subway. Yes, believe it or not!
- He loved to help his parents cook.
- His mom introduced him to the fashion world at an early age.
- He dislikes trollers. Well! Who likes them anyways…
- For himself, he likes to keep it simple. His favorite style for himself is unpretentious and elegant—a black suit and a tie.
- He does in breaking trends.
- He loves to stay at his studio, which is home to him.
- He draws his design inspiration from everyday life, people and places.
- He loves to design for all body types.
Earlier he would design according to his customers’ wishes, now he just says a polite No. He designs what he likes.
This is Michael Costello for you—the guy who loves his work and is passionate about designing. And, though his designs are worn by celebrities, Costello has clients from amongst commoners too.
Now! Now! You want to own a Michael Costello too, isn’t it? So go online shopping and log onto https://www.shopcostello.com/