Alessandro Dell’Acqua

Alessandro Dell’Acqua

Alessandro Dell’Acqua received his degree in graphic design in 1982 from the Accademia di Belli Arti. At the age of 23 he was given an exclusive worldwide contract to design a line for Genny, one of the leading Italian fashion houses, working alongside Gianni Versace, who also designed a line for them. Several years later, he became Creative Director of Pietro Pianforini, a luxury knitwear label, working with wool, cashmere and jersey. Later, he designed for top Italian brands, including Iceberg, Les Copains and Mariella Burani.

He debuted his signature prêt-a-porter collection at Milan Moda Donna in 1996, combining sharp tailoring with sensuality and femininity. In 2000, Alessandro Dell’Acqua launched a line of hot-chic women’s shoes. Following that, his first fragrance for women and men was licensed. Then was launched an eyewear line, Alessandro Dell’Acqua stores in New York , a men’s shoe license...

In 2004 Alessandro Dell’Acqua started designing La Perla prêt-a-porter collection.

In 2006 comes Alessandro Dell’Acqua Knitwear for women, capsule of the main collection highlighting the designer’s ever-famous experience in the sphere of knits.

May 2008: Alessandro Dell’Acqua is the new Creative Director of Malo and his first Collection is launched in September during New York fashion week.