Elie Saab is a designer who more or less taught himself.
Born in Beirut to Maronite Catholic parents he started his career by dressing his sister up. He eventually went to study fashion in Paris and at the young age of 18 opened a company employin 15 people making wedding gowns.
His 2016 fall line was inspired by the flash and glamor of New York in the 1960's.
Here are three of his stunning fall 2016 dresses that are feather adorned.