She is American but her parents moved from Shanghai, China in the mid 1940s.
She now lives in Manhattan.
Why is famous? Vera Wang has became famous from designing wedding dress, she has designed wedding dresses for some celebrities such as, Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Simpson, Avril Lavigne, Victoria Beckham and Jennifer Garner. She has also designed jewellery, figure skating costumes and perfumes.
Awards! Wang has been awarded Andre Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement Award from the Savannah college of Art and Design. She was also placed in the U.S. figure Skating hall of Fame in 2009.
Filmography! Vera as appeared on such television shows as Project runaway, Ugly Betty and The Apprentice. She has also been in the films First daughter and The September Issue.
Family Life! Vera is married to Arthur Becker and has two daughters called Cecilia and Josephine.