Michael Kors is the Most Searched Designer of 2012

Michael Kors

As we begin to weigh in (emphasis on the "weigh" after this past holiday weekend) on the end of 2012, it's time to start rounding up the most influential designers, icons, models, etc of the year.

Microsoft's search engine, Bing, pulled together the top designer searches of the year and Project Runway judge, and all around American favorite, Michael Kors, came out on top!

The designer beat out other high-end labels including Luis Vuitton, Chanel, and Gucci, as well as more ready-to-wear brands like Juicy Couture and J.Crew. 

Below are the top 10 searched fashion brands and designers on Bing in 2012:

1. Michael Kors

2. Louis Vuitton

3. Gucci

4. Ralph Lauren

5. J. Crew

6. Chanel

7. Prada

8. Juicy Couture

9. Burberry

10. Tory Burch