Bill Blass Ltd. manufactures a line of clothing by Bill Blass along with licensing a range of products, bearing his initials or name. The fashion sense of Blass has long been preferred by several wealthy, prominent women. Some of them also include the wives of presidents. His clothing is hardly believed to be artistic. Rather, he has been termed as the designer for women who meet over lunch. The company Bill Blass Ltd., is also known for its men's line of clothing and accessories. It also licenses goods including furniture and fragrances. Blass sold the business in the year 1999.