In 2012, the two seem to go hand-in-hand. While a lot of these style goddesses don’t necessarily need to add to their growing empires, it’s the monetary advantage that motivates them.
In recent years, they’ve come a dime a dozen, but only a handful have stood the test of time and become somewhat revolutionary. Check out 5 of our favorite lines below. –Nicole Brown
House of Dereon
Although it isn’t critically acclaimed, Beyoncé’s House of Dereon has managed to stay afloat in the celebrity fashion industry. With “Couture.Kick.Soul” as its tagline, HOD is a family affair inspired by three generations of Knowles women, including mother Tina and grandmother Agnez Dereon.
The Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook is the best we’ve seen by far.