Giorgio Armani, born in 1934 in Piacenza, Italy, founded his fashion empire after quitting medicine school in the seventies.
His continuously growing company offers accessories such as handbags, glasses, watches and jewellery, as well as underwear and beachwear, besides the highly successful fashin lines form en and women.
His international breakthrough came in the 1980’s, when he made a name for himself as a designer and outfitter for several famous Hollywood stars. Amongst them and probably the most famous was Richard Gere in “American Gigolo”, where Gere appeared completely clad in Armani outfits.
Today most of Hollywood’s stars can be counted into his client base and his yearly fashion shows in Milan, New York or Paris have always been a huge success.
The successfully established jewellery collection by Emporio Armani stays true to the designer’s style. Fashionable shapes and clear cut lines make them instantly recognisable Armanis.