Elie Saab is a Lebanese fashion designer who founded his eponymous brand by opening workshops in Lebanon, Milan, and Paris in early 1980s. He started out by specializing in bridal couture and designing them with Swarovski crystals, pearls, gemstones, and exquisite embroidery. Now the brand offers ready-to-wear collections as well as accessories and fragrance line. Elie Saab became more well-known by dressing an Oscar winner, Halle Berry, and other important people like Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, Crown Princess of Sweden, and celebrities like Celine Dion, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce, and Angelina Jolie. His designs are a blend of Western and Eastern culture and are usually made of organza, satin, and tafetta paired with light colours.