Roy Halston Frowick (April 23, 1932 – March 26, 1990). OK. No-one did fluid jersey lines like him. (Well, except for Madame Gres of course. Oh, and Vionnet...)
Roy Halston Frowick (April 23, 1932 – March 26, 1990), known as Halston, was an American fashion designer of the 1970s. His long dresses or copies of his style were popular fashion wear in mid-1970s discotheques. Roy Halston Frowick was born on April 23, 1932 in Des Moines, Iowa, the second son of a Norwegian-American accountant. Roy developed an interest in sewing from his mother, and he began creating hats and altering clothes for his mother and sister as a child.