Best Fashion Designer of 2012: Altuzarra? Raf Simons? Vote: Best of 2012: Who Is the Standout Designer of the Year? December 5, 2012 by Melody Nazarian 0 Save 0 Favorite 0 It's time to pay year-end homage to the designer who stood out above the rest, and we can't do it without your help. Here's the thing: there was a plethora of fashionable talent to watch in 2012, but we've narrowed it down to five individuals who consistently stole the show with a genius mix of gorgeous runway fodder and red-carpet wins. So which designer really knocked your socks off? Was it Raf Simons, the newly minted creative director of Christian Dior? Did Joseph Altuzarra's luxe nomadic runway pieces speak to you? Was it Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's minimalist aesthetic for The Row that impressed you most? Were you dying over Prabal Gurung's red-carpet creations (hello, Jennifer Lawrence at the Hunger Games premiere in LA)? Or is it Hedi Slimane's overhaul of Saint Laurent Paris that resonates with you? Vote for your favourite fashion designer of the year below! Source: Getty Ashley OlsenPrabal GurungMary Kate OlsenBest Of 2012 AUBest OfBest Fashion Designer Of 2012 Tell your friends What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 0votes No Comments Sign in to leave a comment Sign in with your account Don't have an account? Create one now! See More Prabal Gurung Marchesa Jun 15, 2012 The Not-So Man Repelling Leandra Medine Got Married! Sarah Jessica Parker Sep 08, 2011 Trend to Try: Sarah Jessica Parker's Red and Pink Combo kristen stewart May 29, 2012 Au Revoir Cannes! See Every Jaw-Dropping Celebrity Look kristen stewart May 25, 2012 The Stars Bring Out Jaw-Dropping Glamour at Cannes — See Every Look Thus Far! POPSUGAR Fashion Feb 05, 2013 Our Top Picks From the Prabal Gurung For Target Collection! Jason Wu Feb 22, 2012 Go For Gold and Try This Glamorous Trend From NYFW See More Ashley Olsen kristen stewart Nov 25, 2009 Must Have: Super Cool Superga Kate Hudson May 04, 2011 2011 Met Costume Institute Gala: Stylish Starlets! Fashion Week Sep 13, 2013 Famous Front Row: See All the Stars at New York Fashion Week! celebrity style Nov 03, 2013 Fashion & Beauty Candids: Lara, Lauren, Miranda, The Olsens & More! POPSUGAR News Mar 02, 2012 Video: Elizabeth Olsen Shares a Childhood Video With Her Sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley Fashion Aug 10, 2013 The Olsens Have a New Fashion Line! You Might Also Like Miranda Kerr nude Oct 10, 2011 Mamma Mia! Miranda Kerr Strips Down For Harper's Bazaar Advice Jun 07, 2012 All Your Friend Dilemmas Answered by Readers Ankle Boots Oct 23, 2012 Get a Style Refresh — the 33 Street Snaps to Show You How H&M May 10, 2010 Model Moment: Umm, Could These Girls Look Any More Ridic?