August Getty is a young American womenswear designer based in Los Angeles. The great grandson of oil tycoon John Paul Getty Sr. August Getty is one of the youngest designers to have debuted his collection at New York Fashion Week in 2014 and consecutively launching his luxury atelier 'August Getty Atelier' in Los Angeles in 2015.
August Getty pays homage to the stylish women who have inspired him throughout his life. Growing up between Italy, England and the US, his earliest memories as a child were watching his mother Ariandne Getty open larger than life boxes from the greatest couturiers of her time. Surrounded by a world of luxury from fashion, art, socialites to the flowers in the gardens of his family estate, August was inspired to sketch fashion gowns as early as the age of four and to create dresses for his doll collection using the silk from his mother’s shoe bags.
Renowned for his bold and glamorous style with a focus on eveningwear, August Getty signature style embodies the modern day femme fatal with his drop dead silhouettes, head turning gowns and bodycon power mesh dresses. Celebrating powerful women who love to look and feel both sexy and elegant.
August Getty is becoming a favourite designer among the world's most beautiful celebrities, an entourage of women he describes as the ‘Getty Girl’, for their sexy, independent powerful style, such as Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Kylie Jenner, Rachel McAdams, Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, Jennifer Lopez, Emily Ratajkowski, Kim Kardashian, Gigi Gorgeous, Hailey Baldwin, Ciara, Angela Sarafyan, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Paris Hilton, Kate Hudson, Kourtney Kardashian and Khloe Kardashian.