Daughter of the celebrated Sir Paul McCartney of the Beatles, London-born designer traveled the world with her parents getting exposed to music, cultures and art. In 1995, Stella McCartney graduated from Central St. Martins and, soon after, she became the Creative Director of Chloé. Her interest in design came at an early age. At the age of 16, she interned for Christian Lacroix. In collaboration with Gucci Group, McCartney founded her brand in 2001 in Paris.