Roberto Cavalli is the master of the ruffle and the very sexy dress. No master of understatement he – leopard print and a plunging neckline are his trademarks. The message of his look extends to his lavish lifestyle, with his Tuscan home and pool and yacht.
A Kate Moss and Gisele Bundchen are two of his favourite postergirls, and the designer – who famously “loves women” – has dressed many other musicians, including Shakira, Jennifer Lopez and Christina Aguilera.
- Roberto Cavalli was born in 1940 – and he’s still designing in his Seventies.
- He hit the headlines in 2007 for designing the concert attire for the Spice Girls’ World Tour.
- The brand has diversified in many ways including Roberto Cavalli Vodka, childrenswear, jeans, homewares and menswear.
- Cavalli designed an exclusive line at H&M in 2007.