Barbara Bates began her fashion empire in 1986, and hasn't slowed down since.
Barbara's designs include sleek separates & dresses that feature leather & fur accents.
Barbara Bates Designs styles include:
Look for Barbara on NBC's Fashion Star competition - where two of her dresses were recently purchased by Macy's!
About Barbara Bates:
Born & raised in Chicago, Bates is a self-taught designer who's inspired by European designers such as Claude Montana and Thierry Mugler.
Barbara Bates has dressed some of the worlds' most fabulous entertainers, celebrities, community leaders & influential figures including Michael Jordan, Oprah Winfrey, Steve Harvey & Whitney Houston.
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Bates founded the Barbara Bates Foundation, which donates prom dresses and formal wear to inner-city high school students.
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