High-end fashion designer Carolina Herrera was born in 1939. Fashion has always been a part of Herrera's life. In 1980, Vogue magazine editor-in-chief and friend Diana Vreeland planted the idea that Herrera start her own clothing line. Herrera took the advice and launched her lin ... Read More e in 1981. Carolina Herrera continues to design couture clothing and she dresses celebrities such as actress Renee Zellweger and First Lady Michelle Obama in classic, elegant designs. In the late 1980s, Puig S.L., a Spanish fragrance company, teamed up with Carolina Herrera to begin a line of perfumes and later took over the brand, leaving Herrera as creative director. Carolina Herrera offers perfumes for women as well as cologne for men. Popular scents include the 212 perfumes, which are known for their sleek, egg-shape bottle design. The 212 line offers scents for both men and women. Other perfumes also offer fresh scents in elegant bottle designs. Carolina Herrera provides a range of women's clothing. Carolina Herrera dresses come in different cuts and in varied designs and patterns. Herrera offers shift dresses, drape dresses, block-print dresses, and two-tone dresses to give women an elegant look.