Roberto Cavalli, the founder of Roberto Cavalli was born on 15 November 1940 in Florence, Tuscany. Cavalla who gained his fame for exotic prints on fabrics and sand-blasted look for jeans studied in textile printingtechniques in an art institute. In the early 1979, he invented and registered a modern method of printing on leather; a method by which he could immediately cooperate with major corporations such as Hermes and Pierre Cardin and entered the Fashion World.
At the age of 32, Cavalli launched his first collection in Prêt-à-Porte Hall of Paris; a collection containing jeans made of printed denim, intarsia leathers, brocade, and wild prints. The first Cavalli boutique was opened in 1972 in Saint-Tropez.
In 1994, Cavalli new innovation in the Fashion World was exhibited in Milan as” Sand-Blasted Jeans”. By December of the same year, he had opened boutiques in Saint Barth, in the French Caribbean, followed by others in Venice and Saint-Tropez. Besides, Cavalli established RC line (Specifically for men’s wear) and Just Cavalli ( for the youth) along with his main line “Roberto Cavalli”.
Today, having more than 6 lines such as Roberto Cavalli, Just Cavalli, Roberto Cavalli Junior, Roberto Cavalli Parfums, Roberto Cavalli Home, Cavalli offers a comprehensive collection of women’s wear, men’s wear, child’s wear, accessories, underwear and bathing suits, shoes, watches, fragrances and glasses to the admirers. On June 18, 2013, he was awarded an Honorary Master Diploma in Fashion Management from Domus Academy in Milan for High prevalence of the brand. Cavalli products provide its fans with a new view and different style by applying curious and creative morale of Roberto and Cavalli’s great tendency to the nature made his products an area to cross out industry, art and love.