Valentino started his brilliant and admirable carrear in the world of fashion on 1950 when he moved to Paris to study desing. His classically elegant and feminine designs made women look utterly glamorous. The Italian maestro worked at houses Dessus and Laroche before going back to Rome to set up his business in 1959. By the mid1960s, Valentino was a favorite designer of the worlds bestdressed women, including Jacqueline Kennedy. Among his signatures is a particular fabric shade, known as Valentino red.