Ann Demeulemeester is a belgian fashion designer, who became renowned in the mid 1980s. Ann Demeulemeester launched her namesake label in 1985 in collaboration with her husband, the photographer Patrick Robyn. She was one of the first designers to showcase men’s and women’s collection in one fashion show. Demeulemeester managed to build a successful business around her gothic and bohemian inspired collections. In 2013 Ann Demeulemeester left her label that will continue to grow with the new creative director Sebastien Meunier.