Tag: Giorgio Armani

Giorgio Armani Autumn/Winter 2012-13 – Milan fashion week

Jan.19, 2012

Perfect city-style from Giorgio Armani was presented during the Milan fashion week 2012 in Giorgio Armani Autumn/Winter 2012-13 collection. While watching the collection I felt the smell of naphthalene from Soviet-like long black-leather men coats. Though these outdoors are ideal for the mild winter we have this year. Read More »

Rafael Nadal Became the Advertising Face of Armani

Dec.17, 2010

Tennis player Rafael Nadal walked in the footsteps of footballer David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo – now he will become the new face of Armani advertising campaign.

From next year February Nadal will advertise underwear from Emporio Armani as well as Armani jeans, reports New York Daily News.

24-year-old Spaniard by hearsay, have taken part in a photo shoot, showing new items in the collection slips and men’s shorts. Read More »

Giorgio Armani Sews Costumes for Lady Gaga

Dec.13, 2010

Giorgio Armani was chosen as an official designer of the cult singer Lady Gaga for her upcoming world tour «Monster Ball Tour». The Italian designer, who became the author of a memorable dress-designer, presented by the singer at the ceremony Grammy music awards 2010, will create for Gaga more than a dozen original outfits.

As a rule, Giorgio Armani does not create outfits for some specific person (e.g. Cate Blanchett, Michelle Pfeiffer chose dresses from the collection of the designer), but Lady Gaga is a special case. Read More »

Giorgio Armani – Designer of the Year 2010 by GQ Men of the Year Awards

Sep.13, 2010

Designer of the Year 2010: Giorgio Armani
Giorgio Armani was named “Designer of the Year 2010” at magazine’s GQ Men of the Year Awards 2010, which were celebrated at Royal Opera House. This was the first time ever when non-British fashion designer had received the award.

The Giorgio Armani was crowned by director Martin Scorsese, his old friend and collaborator. Read More »

Milan Fashion Week – Save Our Souls

Apr.09, 2010

Fall 2010 Milan Fashion Week in Cathy Horyn’s opinion was “an eternity of bad clothes crammed into four days”. Times’ fashion critic called fall 2010 Fashion Week in Milan the organizational disaster. It is so because of the one big collapse.

Of course we all lamented the loss of Tom Ford’s  Gucci shows. But the matter of the fact is in Anna Wintour’s (the editor-in-chief of American Vogue) staying in town only for three days! This information made Milan‘s top designers like Armani or Fendi change their show times. Read More »

Giorgio Armani Fashion House

Nov.11, 2009


World-known fashion brand Giorgio Armani was created by Giorgio Armani, an Italian fashion designer born 1934 in Piacenza. His name and name of the brand became the synonymous with high-fashion and couture worldwide and is considered one of the most prestigious names in the fashion industry.

In his youth Armani studied medicine in Milano University. But soon understood that it’s not the thing he is to do in life.

In 1957 right after the army future fashion designer Giorgio Armani applied for a window dresser in the biggest Italian boutique La Rinascente. 1961 to 1970, worked as an assistant designer at a fashion house Nino Cerruti, where he designed for the menswear label “Hitman”.

In 1970, he left the company to pursue freelance work. Giorgio partnered with Sergio Galeotti to establish a menswear label Armani in 1974 with capital, and introduced a womenswear line in 1975. The seed capital of the new-born fashion house Giorgio Armani was $10 000. Read More »