Getty Images.According to NYDN, an employee at Badgley Mischka was overheard saying the dressmaking duo had had a "massive fight" that would likely force them to break up the fashion house into two separate companies.A rep for Badgley Mischka, which has been making elegant, red-carpet-ready gowns since 1988, says the story isn't true. Let's hope not: with all the companies going under due to the economic crisis, it would be a pity to lose another to animosity.Pictures from a Badgley Mischka...Read Full Story
The Badgley Mischka fashion label started in 1988 when Mark Badgley and James Mischka graduated from Parsons and decided to launch a company together.
Badgley Mischka is an American fashion label designed by Mark Badgley and James Mischka.
Badgley & Mischka met at Parsons and found a common vision. The two launched the label Badgley Mischka in 1988, though their bridal business launched in 1993.
Their clothes have been worn by many celebrities, including Oprah Winfrey.
Badgley Mischka's looks are described as "red-carpet-destined evening wear" but generally produced with lighter fabrics and less construction. They are also known for fragrance, handbags, shoes, and eyewear.
In September 2006, Badgley Mischka announced that Sharon Stone would replace Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen as spokesperson. In August 2007, it was announced that Teri Hatcher will be in the Fall 2007 campaign.
Badgley Mischka is also responsible for designing the second wedding dress worn by Kristin Davis as Charlotte York on Sex and the City.
The Badgley Mischka line is available at Saks Fifth Avenue and Bergdorf Goodman.