Walter Baker began his career in finance, and while he conquered the sophisticated world of Wall Street, but in the ‘90’s he found a new calling in the ever-changing and glamorous world of fashion. Walter tapped into his creative spirit and passion for design and created his name sake brand WALTER BAKER in New York City. His energetic collection of flirty dresses and edgy jackets came to define the label.
Today, Walter Baker designs effortlessly blend sophistication and contemporary aesthetics, creating pieces that resonate with a variety of clientele. The brand includes a wide range of products from chic everyday apparel, high-quality leather outerwear, and stunning handbags. Walter Baker’s collection can be found at retailers around the world, including Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom, and Anthropologie, among others. The Walter Baker brand, and Walter himself, have been featured in high profile publications such as Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, WWD and more.
Walter Baker has dressed celebrities including Rihanna, Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Katy Perry, and Kim Kardashian, among other stars. The brand is also favored by high profile fashion influencers including Natalie Suarez, Danielle Bernstein of WeWoreWhat, Shea Marie, Aimee Song of Song of Style, Leandra Medine Cohen of The Man Repeller and others.