Cesar Galindo began his career designing corsets and period costumes for The Miami City Ballet, then for The Houston Grand Opera in his hometown. Stepping into the New York Garment business in the mid 1980′s where his first position was with TSE Cashmere as a showroom manager, followed up with a design position at Carmelo Pomodoro. Launching his first collection in the late 1980′s where he was featured at New York City’s Martha’s International and Henri Bendals. The brand CESAR GALINDO had an international distribution along with an American market presence.
After working as a contract designer for more than twenty years, with famous brands such as Dolce and Gabbana, designing and producing couture looks for their celebrity clients for nine years. Also with Calvin Klein Women’s Collection for seven seasons under the direction of Francisco Costa, and currently working with Fashion Icon from Montreal, Gwen Stephanie for her line L.A.M.B., where he has worked the current last three seasons.
Today the launch of CZAR, is a dream come true for Galindo, is blooming into reality with the proven foundation of FASHION ICON as its backbone. CZAR, a solid dress collection, with soft separates components and varied edgy statement pieces in a rich palette of blush and slate, cloud grays, and color blocked with pop orange and chartreuse, classic cobalt and Betty Davis reds, All worked in a sophisticated modern way. Original developed hardware details, Signature CZAR architecturally draped hems and necklines, in beautiful matte jerseys, and fluid crinkle silk chiffons, and crochet optical lace in black and white as overlays.
By Mr.G / Luis Soto
Co – Editor
Photos by Fashion Photographer Jay Marroquin