About Tom Ford
It has been reported that the overall size of Tom Ford net worth is as much as 70 million dollars. Tom Ford is mostly known for his two careers – being involved into fashion industry and film directing. Tom Ford is a well known fashion designer. In addition to that, he has started his skills in directing movies. The primary source of his fame as well as Tom Ford net worth has been fashion industry. Talking about his involvement into fashion world, Tom Ford is mostly known as a creative director of YSL and Gucci. In addition he has created his own clothing line called Tom Ford. As a director, Tom Ford has worked on the film called “The Single Man”, where he also worked as a producer.
Tom Ford was born in Austin, Texas in 1961. Tom Ford became mostly famous when he started to work in the Gucci fashion house and when he launched his own clothing line named after him. In 2009 he became known for different reasons as he started to work in film industry, when he directed a film called “The Single Man”. Both of these involvements have increased the overall estimate of Tom Ford net worth. Tom Ford was born to Shirley Burton and Tom Ford, who were both working in real estate industry.
Tom Ford was studying at Parsons The New School for Design, where he was studying architecture. At that time, Tom Ford also realized that he was interested into fashion and also that he was gay. The first time he got a taste of fashion was when he was hired as a design assistant to work with Cathy Hardwick, who is an American designer. He worked with this designer for two years, after which he started to work for another designer, Perry Ellis.
However, he did not stay in this position for a long time as he wanted to get involved into European fashion world. In 1990, thus, he started to work for Gucci, where he was hired as a chief women’s ready-to-wear designer. Gucci eventually started to add big sums of money to the overall sum of Tom Ford net worth. In 1992 Tom Ford was chosen to be the designer director of the company, too. Eventually, Tom Ford was promoted to be the Gucci’s Creative Director. In addition to working in this fashion house, Tom Ford has also launched his successful fashion line named after him.