(1933; France) This Fashion Designer, of Italian origin, was born in France, where, at the early age of 22, had the chance to work with Balenciaga and Courrèges, before opening his own atelier in 1965. His style is immediately identifiable by its futuristic traits , even if always affected by the style of the moment. Flower prints motifs and luxury draped fabrics. He loves extreme femininity and bold sensuality. In later years he defined his own particular style characterized by a skilful use of bright colors.
Italian Group Ferragamo bought his maison in 1996.n When he couldn’t manage his business, Emanuel Ungaro retired on May 26th, 2004 after devoting 35 years to haute couture.