Richie Rich

Artist, Host, Designer

Richie Rich

Fashion Designer, Artist, Television Personality, Actor, Singer, Author, Figure Skater

NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 09: Designer Richie Rich (L) and Ellen Degeneres walk the runway at the Richie Rich Spring 2011 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Studio at Lincoln Center on September 9, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for IMG)

  • !  Rich trained in figure skating with coach, Christy Ness in San Mateo, CA (also coach at the time to Kristy Yamaguchi).
  • !  After competing, joined and toured with The Ice Capades.
  • !  Moved from SF to NYC, being recognized as a primary personality in the groupknown as “The Club Kids”, planning parties at mega clubs: USA, Limelight, Tunnel &Palladium.
  • !  Assisted nightlife ‘queen’, Susanne Bartsch, hosting and performing at events for IanSchrager Hotels – The Delano & The Mondrian as well as Grammy Award parties.
  • !  Created and launched the fashion line, Heatherette.
  • !  Designed for stylist Patricia Field (Devil Wears Prada), the ‘Carrie’ tee shirt for the“Sex and the City” ads on Sarah Jessica Parker, making Heatherette a ‘household’name.
  • !  For ten years, Heatherette sold in stores worldwide as well as throwing fashion showsfrom NYC\ to cities around the globe.
  • !  Rich launched the clothing line, A*Muse with Pamela Anderson, touring together withtheir fashion shows.
  • !  Rich launched the line, Popluxe\ showing at the opening of fashion week in NY atLincoln Centerwith Ellen Degeneres walking and filming for the opening of her talk show.
  • !  This past September, Rich showed at NY Fashion Week to debut his blueprint of hisnamesake line
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Fashion Shows
(With catwalk appearances by: Naomi Campbell, Paris & Nicky Hilton, Anna Nicole Smith, Boy George, Mya, Kelly Osbourne…)20 shows in NYC: from nightclubs to Bryant Park, Waldorf Astoria Ballroom, Hammerstein Ballroom, Lincoln Center.8 shows in Miami
5 shows in Los Angeles
4 shows in Japan (Tokyo & Osaka)
2 shows in Vienna Austria at The Life Ball (Milla Jovovich sang on the runway during the show to an audience of 100,000)Richie Rich 1Heatherette showed along with Jean Paul Gaultier, Versace & Vivienne Westwood/ hosted by Sharon Stone.

Additional Fashion Shows Chicago, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Moscow, New Zealand, Berlin

Seen in Publications Vogue, Teen Vogue, Glamour, Elle, W, WWD, Ocean Drive, People, Time, OUT, Genre, Seventeen, Trace, Vibe, Rolling Stone, Spin, NY Times, LA Times, Miami Herald, Wall Street Journal, US, Vanity Fair, Look, GQ, L’Uomo Vogue, and others…

gal-frontrow-richierich-jpgCelebrities who have “rocked” the designs… Rihanna, Fergie, Paris and Nicky Hilton, Kelly Osbourne, Kim Kardashian, Shakira, Madonna, David Beckham, Pink, Mary J. Blige, Shirley Manson, Gwen Stefani, Justin Timberlake, Sarah Jessica Parker, Eva Longoria, Pamela Anderson, Justin Bieber, Vanessa Hudgens, Mariah Carey, Anna Nicole Smith, Boy George, Steven Tyler, Britney Spears, Naomi Campbell, Mya, Kelis, Lil KIm, Missy Elliott, Foxxy Brown, Heidi Klum, Miley Cyrus, Ellen Degeneres, Aubrey O’Day, Carrie Dee English, and others…

Television Appearances: Project Runway / Guest Judge (US, Germany, Canada) , America’s Next Top Model, MTVk “Paris Hilton’s My New BFF”, Runway Shows, Guest Judge (US, Germany, Canada), MTV Made (3 episodes), MTV Sweet Sixteen (3 episodes, 1 with Pharell), MTV News, MTV TRL/ Judge for Gwen Stefani fashion show, Fashion Television (multiple seasons), Fashion TV (multiple seasons), Style Channel/ various shows, VH1/ various shows, E!/ various shows, The Tonight Show with Ross the intern, Ellen, Fox News, Joan Rivers, Geraldo, Phil Donahue, Jane Whitney, The Beautiful Life on the CW/Youtube\ playing himself/produced by Ashton Kutcher, RTL TV/ Germany\ mini reality monthly segment from NYC on Rich