Began designing clothes at age 13 for his mother's friends.
Opened his own design business in 1987. Won numerous awards from the Council of Fashion Designers of America, including Designer of the Year.
Earned an Emmy nomination in 1993 for Best Costume Design for his work in Liza Minnelli Live from Radio City Music Hall.
The documentary Unzipped chronicled the making of his fall 1994 collection.
Wrote a series of comic books, The Adventures of Sandee the Supermodel.
Teamed up with Target in 2003, becoming one of the first high-end designers to create affordable clothing for the masses and inspiring other designers, including Vera Wang and Nicole Miller, to follow suit.
Named the creative director of Liz Claiborne in 2008.
Launched a lifestyle collection, Isaac Mizrahi Live!, on QVC in 2009. The brand features all of his favorite things, from apparel to home goods to cheesecakes.
Has appeared as himself in a number of scripted series, including Spin City, Sex and the City, Ugly Betty and Gossip Girl.
1993, Emmy — Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costume Design for a Variety or Music Program: Nominee
1996, Directors Guild of America Awards — Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary: Nominee
Sarah Mizrahi — Mother
Arnold Germer — Husband
Douglas Keeve — Ex-significant Other
Zeke Mizrahi — Father
Attended Parsons School of Design, New York, New York, United States