Versace – The Rock n’ Roll Designer


Versace is an Italian fashion company founded in 1978 in Milan by Gianni Versace. The company opened its first boutique in Milan’s Via della Spiga, and was one of the first fashion designer firms that had control of each of aspect of the fashion process from brand design to retail distribution.

About Versace, By Versace:

Founded in 1978 in Milan, Gianni Versace SpA is one of the leading international fashion design houses and a symbol of Italian luxury world-wide. It designs, manufactures, distributes and retails fashion and lifestyle products including haute couture, prèt-à-porter, accessories, jewelry, watches, eyewear, fragrances, and home furnishings all bearing the distinctive Medusa logo.

The Versace Group distributes its products through a world-wide D.O.S network which includes over 180 boutiques in the principal cities and over 1500 wholesalers worldwide.

The Story of Versace:

Quotes About Versace:

“That is the key of this collection, being yourself. Don’t be into trends. Don’t make fashion own you, but you decide what you are, what you want to express by the way you dress and the way to live.” – Gianni Versace

“I really want to make clothes that are feminine and help women look beautiful.” – Gianni Versace

“I think it’s the responsibility of a designer to try to break rules and barriers.” – Gianni Versace

“My dream was always to be a composer, but fashion came very easily.” – Gianni Versace







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