Haute 100 New York Update: Georgina Chapman

Our Haute 100 list details the accomplishments of the most influential people in each of our markets—MiamiNew YorkLos Angeles, and San Francisco. These people continue to make moves, so rather than waiting for the next Haute 100 issue to come out, we thought we’d provide you with regular updates on those Haute 100 members who are making headlines. Georgina Chapman helps revamp the ordinary evening clutch.

Georgina Chapman

Category: Power Couple

Company: Marchesa

Industry: Fashion

What Made Her Haute: Supermodel turned designer Georgina Chapman has made a very impressive name for herself not only in Hollywood, but in the fashion industry. Chapman is a head designer for the ever fabulous Marchesa label. As the wife of head-honcho of Miramax, Harvey Weinstein, she is part of one of the most recognized power couples in New York. Chapman is said to be in line as one of the designers chosen to design the wedding gown for soon-to-be princess Catherine Middleton and actress and mother-to-be Natalie Portman.

What Makes Her Haute Now: Georgina Chapman did not want to be just another Hollywood wife that sits in the shadow of her husband; she set out to hold her own. Chapman and Keren Craig, also from Marchesa, have teamed up to revamp the evening clutch as a glamorous, beauty-savvy accessory. The designer clutch is an exclusive design made for beauty.com as a gift with purchase. The ultra-chic clutch comes equipped with 17 of the seasons beauty picks for 2011 with any purchase of $150 or more from the Web site, and it will also included a shopping card for $10 off future purchase from the site. The clutch comes in a radiant black exterior with boasts tiers of ruffles and a dramatic bow, and a top-zip that reveals a silky ballet-pink interior.

Like Haute Living New York? Join our Facebook page. Want Haute Living New York delivered to your in box once a week? Sign up for our newsletter.