An Israeli Designer With Her Eye on the World

Daughter to a design icon and an Israeli beauty queen, Elle Sasson has exploded onto the world fashion scene, thanks to bold vision and a few connections.

Young Israeli designer Elle Sasson has been flying high for months: flattering mentions in magazines like Teen Vogue and Nylon, pictures of her designs in Bergdorf Goodman's high-end fashion catalogue, celebrities spotted wearing her clothes and a profile in Women’s Wear Daily, the most important fashion newspaper in the United States.