Givenchy is a brand that stands at the top of high fashion Olympus. The clothes of this fashion brand are distinguished by aristocratic lines, expensive fabrics, full of dignity forms. For more than fifty years Givenchy has been considered the standard of good taste and is one of the most famous and world-leading fashion brands. Belongs to LVMH holding (Louis Vuitton-Moet Hennessy).
Hubert de Givenchy was born in France in 1927. Fate was pleased that at the age of ten, he was at a fashion show in Paris. Then he decided to become a fashion designer. First, he works with well-known couturiers, and in 1952 he opens his own salon. His first collection was a tremendous success. Journalists, couturiers and ordinary viewers were captivated by bright colors, unusual patterns, simplicity and elegance of models. And the meeting of Givenchy in 1953 with the legendary Audrey Hepburn, allowed him to reveal his talent in its entirety. The creative union of two talented people lasted about 40 years. Audrey Hepburn, in exquisite toilets from Hubert Givenchy, was irresistible and, in turn, praised the whole world for the elegant and sophisticated outfits of Couturier himself. Givenchy was awarded an Oscar for collaborating with Audrey. In 1973, Givenchy began to produce men’s clothing. A little later, this brand joins the LVMH group, which automatically equates it with fashion giants such as Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton, Christian Lacroix and Celine.
In 1995, Hubert Givenchy left the world of fashion. Since then, Givenchy House designers have been changing one after another. However, Givenchy’s unique style, skillfully woven from noble beauty, sophistication and solemnity, remains unchanged. The head of Givenchy fashion house was John Galliano, Alexander McQueen, Julian MacDonald. Since March 2005, the female ready-to-wear and haute couture line has been led by Italian designer Riccardo Tisco.
Many celebrities dressed at Givenchy: Jacqueline Kennedy – Onassis, Grace Kelly, Duchess of Windsor, Princess of Monaco, Baroness Rothschild, Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, Kennedy family.
Givenchy’s talent is so multifaceted that he sewed costumes for the Bolshoi Theater, decorated Hilton hotels, Lincoln cars, and dressed his favorite Barbie doll for children.
Today, Givenchy brand produces cosmetics, perfumes and, of course, clothes and shoes.
Givenchy shoes are a symbol of glamor, style and luxury. These are trendy shoes of perfect quality for any occasion: from ballet shoes and sneakers to boots and sandals.
Givenchy perfume line is a unique fragrance for men and women.
For example, Justin Timberlake, known throughout the world as an actor, composer, producer, introduces a new men’s fragrance. Thanks to his talent, style and elegance, Givenchy brand invited him to become the face of his new fragrance. Justin Timberlake enthusiastically spoke about his collaboration with Givenchy: “this is a famous brand, one of the most elegant in the last 50 years; with an amazing story and a special heritage. When I received this offer – it really inspired me! It seemed to me that this would become a modern interpretation of a beautiful brand that time has no power over ”
Givenchy cosmetics are also unique. Givenchy encourages women: be in harmony with your body! Following this, Givenchy laboratories create a full range of effective targeted cosmetics, each of which meets the needs of every woman in skin care.
Half a century Givenchy fashion house is considered one of the most sophisticated and elegant in the world.