One World Lifestyle
Vanity Fair’s “Best Dressed” A-lister, Hall of Fame fashion designer, and the creator of the unique, ornate fashion line, alice+olivia, Stacey Bendet Eisner shares her story and passion for breaking barriers in the industry, starting with patterned pants and evolving her work into a leading, contemporary women’s clothing brand. Women worldwide, including Angelina Jolie, the Hiltons, Gwyneth Paltrow, Taylor Swift and Sarah Jessica Parker have been seen modeling her clothing since the brand’s creation in 2002.
18:37 | 2014
Stacey Bendet is the chief executive officer and creative director of a contemporary New York City-based clothing company, alice+olivia. She followed the path as of her father and made a career in fashion designing or can say a prominent place in the textile world. She along with her University of Pennsylvania classmate founded alice+olivia in 2002. The two owners decided to name the company after their mother’s name, as a result, their brand became alice+olivia. The brand has since grown into a full lifestyle collection that features ready-to-wear, gowns, shoes, tech accessories, and handbags. Freestanding boutiques have opened in over 30 major cities around the world, with a current total of 38 stores. In 2020, she founded and launched Creatively, a networking platform for the creative industry.