Tracy Reese is one of the most well known contemporary designers out there. The line launched in 1998 and was hit with rave reviews. Tracy Reese clothing is colorful, fun, vivacious and wonderful for the modern woman who wants feminine touches. Celebrities such as Michelle Obama and Gabriel Union are big fans of this company. Tracy Reese, the designer, received her formal training from Parsons School of Design and afterwards apprenticed under Martine Sitbon. She is currently a board member of the Council of Fashion Designers of America and continues to successfully expand her brand. In addition to the Tracy Reese brand, Plenty by Tracy Reese and Frock! By Tracy Reese are other lines that are offered by this company.