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Tuesday 22 July 2014

Olsen twins included on Forbes most influential trendsetters under 30 list

Published 20/12/2012|13:02

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The twins are behind the labels The Row and Elizabeth & James

Business magazine Forbes has listed Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen and designer Alexander Wang in their annual list of most influential trendsetters under thirty.

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The twins, who are behind the labels The Row and Elizabeth & James were featured for their fashion nous, as was Wang, who was recently named as the new creative director of Balenciaga.

Also included was London designer Carly Cushnie (28) whose label Cushnie e Ochs has been worn by Michelle Obama, Jessica Alba and Rihanna and Sophia Amoruso who is the founder of the Nasty Gal website, the fashion forward online store which sells new and vintage clothing, shoes, and accessories.



Sally LaPointe, who has dressed Lady Gaga and actress Julianne Hough, was another designer in the Forbes list while other names who made the grade in the art and style category included Vito Schnabel, who was rumoured to have had a fling with Demi Moore and Vladimir Roitfeld, the art dealer son of former French Vogue editor, Carine Roitfeld



Forbes' 30 under 30: The young trendsetters in art and style are:



Carly Cushnie - fashion designer of Cushnie et Ochs



Joseph Altuzarra - fashion Designer of Altuzarra



Sophia Amoruso - founder of fashion retail site Nasty Gal



Michael Avedon - photographer



Gigi Burris, 25 - founder of Gigi Burris Millinery



Carter Cleveland - co-founder of Art.sy



Kyle DeWoody - owner of gallery Grey Area



Katie Ermilio - fashion designer



Sam Falls - artist



Alex Gartenfeld - online editor for Art in America and Interview magazine



Jessica Hische - graphic designer



Asher Israelow - furniture designer



Jacob Kassay - artist



Eric Koger and Susan Gregg Koger - founders retail store ModCloth



Sally LaPointe - fashion designer



Max Levai - gallery owner of Marlborough Chelsea



Pedro Lourenco - fashion designer



Leandra Medine - founder of fashion blog Man Repeller



Toyin Odutola - artist



Ashley and Mary Kate Olsen - fashion designers of The Row, Elizabeth and James, Olsenboye, StyleMint



Adam Pendleton - artist



Vladimir Roitfeld - art dealer



Claire Rosen - fine art and commercial photographer



Vito Schnabel - art dealer



Lucien Smith - artist



Reece Solomon - handbag designer and co-founder of Reece Hudson bags



Valentine Uhovski - art journalist



Artie Vierkant - digital artist



Alexander Wang - fashion designer for Alexander Wang and Balenciaga (ANI)

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