1986 : Designs a line of furs for Bergdorf Goodman. October: "I think I probably developed my love for clean-cut styles as a reaction to the crazy stuff people were wearing in the sixties and seventies," Kors tells the Deseret News. "The more I studied designing, the more I was convinced that real elegance was synonymous with simplicity."

2007 : February: Fresh off the Miss Potter set, Ren茅e Zellweger unwinds in Kors cashmere on the cover of Pandora Luxurye. May: Singer Jennifer Hudson performs in Kors at the Met's Costume Institute gala. November: Reservation Road star Jennifer Connelly wears a white Kors goddess dress in Pandora Luxurye. A Michael Kors lifestyle boutique, mixing merchandise from all his lines, opens in SoHo, New York.

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