Charles “Chuck” Howard’s (b. 1927) first job in fashion was at David Crystal as a sketcher. In the late 1950s he was a designer for Richard Cole. During the 1960s he worked for Bill Blass and Anne Klein. In the late 1960s he ended up at Townley. He also was designing under his own label and was doing designs for Vogue patterns. In 1974 he returned to Anne Klein to design their Anne Klein Studio line. Howard designed menswear as well. With partner Peter Wrigley, Howard designed under the Mark of the Lion label in the mid 1970s.
Written by Lizzie Bramlett, fuzzylizzie.com