Friday, July 13, 2012

Famed Bridal Designer Vera Wang Separates From Husband

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Vera Wang, the fashion designer who has all but become the face of American weddings, is separating from her husband, Arthur Becker.

"Vera Wang and Arthur Becker have mutually and amicably agreed to separate," Wang's publicist said in a statement to "They remain devoted parents to their two daughters."

Wang, 63, and Becker have been married for 23 years. According to Women's Wear Daily, Becker advised Wang as her business grew from a Manhattan bridal shop into a global, multimillion-dollar brand. They have two daughters, Cecilia and Josephine.

Wang has outfitted scores of celebrities for their weddings, including Jennifer Lopez, Alicia Keys, and Chelsea Clinton.