Recipient of the 2014 André Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement Award

SCAD proudly recognizes Stephen Burrows as the 14th recipient of the André Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement Award. Presented each year in conjunction with the SCAD Fashion Show, the award commemorates outstanding contributions and continued excellence in shaping the fashion industry. Advertisements

About Stephen Burrows

Stephen Burrows is an iconic fashion designer. He started with his own ready-to-wear collection in 1969 with friend Roz Rubenstein for Bonwit Teller. Later that year, Henri Bendel’s visual director, Joel Schumacher, introduced Stephen to Bendel’s President, Geraldine Stutz. She hired him on the spot. The “Stephen Burrows World” boutique opened at Henri Bendel in … Continue reading

The Runway Show that Changed History: Versailles ’73

Models at the Versailles ’73 Runway show in Stehen Burows

Black Style Now!

Essence Magazine, January 2013, Black Style Now Feature

  • STEPHEN BURROWS: FASHION ICON

    “I consider Burrows the only original American designer since Claire McCardell,” Karl Lagerfeld, fashion’s most opinionated man, once said, “Why? Because he created his own rules about cut. It was sophisticated, original, unorthodox.”[1] - Voguepedia
  • Stephen Burrows exhibition: ‘An American Master of Inventive Design’

    May 17-Sept. 15
    SCAD Museum of Art
    601 Turner Blvd
    Savannah, GA