About the designer
Valentino is one of the most honoured fashion houses in the world, based in Italy. Founder and designer Valentino Garavani is adored by many models, celebrities and socialites for his on point red carpet dresses. After Valentino's retirement, creative Directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli were appointed in 2008. In July 2016, Maria Grazia Chiuri left Valentino, leaving Pierpaolo Piccioli to oversee the brand’s creative direction. However Valentino continuously dominates the house’s characteristic. In 2012, he designed Anne Hathaway’s wedding dress. More of the Italian house’s lines include Valentino Garavani, Valentino Roma and the more youthful RED Valentino.