The famous Italian brand Armani (Armani) is a symbol of prestige and respectability literally since its founding in 1975.
The creator of the brand, Giorgio Armani, did not immediately find his calling in life: he was destined to serve in the army on time, to work in the men’s clothing procurement department and as a window dresser in a department store, to undergo an internship with Nino Cerruti as a male line designer, and later – to become a freelance designer in various companies. Only forty years old, he opened his Fashion House in tandem with his friend and companion Sergio Galeotti.
Today Giorgio Armani S.p.A. – One of the largest fashion houses in the world with a retail sales turnover of more than 4 billion euros per year, and Giorgio Armani is its president, executive director and sole owner of a shareholding, which is very rare these days. Continue reading
The prestigious Italian brand Prada today is known to everyone and everyone thanks to the Hollywood film “The Devil Wears Prada”. Despite the solid history of the brand, which was founded back in 1913, world fame came to it relatively recently.
Bags Prada – advertising poster
The brand’s history began with the Fratelli Prada (Brothers Prada) company, which owned an elite travel suitcase factory. Mario Prada, the founder of the brand, focused on wealthy customers using walrus leather for his products. His daughter Louise, who took over the management of the company in 1958, expanded the range of products: luxury bags made of python and crocodile leather, inlaid with rhinestones and shells of turtles, were in demand in Europe and America. Continue reading
For over forty years, the Valentino fashion house has been a true embodiment of a brilliant lifestyle. At the shows of the famous fashion designer you can meet only the most eminent and titled persons. During its existence, the fashion house was able to gather numerous armies of fans.
At various times, Valentino’s regular customers included Sophia Loren, Elizabeth Taylor, Jacqueline Kennedy, Gina Lolobridge, Sharon Stone, Claudia Schiffer, Linda Evangelista, Princess Diana, Jennifer Lopez. And this is not surprising, because Valentino’s models are refined, stylish things that can make even an ordinary girl feel like a princess. Many respected and respectable people of our time have a love for Valentino style and enthusiasm for his work. Continue reading