Narciso Rodriguez is one of the most established American designers from the past 2 decades. He famously designed Carolyn Bessette’s wedding dress for her marriage to JFK Jr. He also designed multiple looks for Michelle Obama that she wore during the Obama administration. The first women’s line under the Narciso Rodriguez label debuted in 1998 in Milan resulting in Rodriguez winning the “The Best New Designer” award at the Vogue/VH1 Fashion Awards and the “Perry Ellis Award” for best new designer by the Council of Fashion Designers of America. He went on to win a plethora of awards and honorable mentions including being named one of the 25 most influential hispanics in America by Time Magazine.