Adolfo Domínguez

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Adolfo Domínguez
Born
Adolfo Domínguez Fernández

(1950-05-14) 14 May 1950 (age 68)
ResidenceMadrid, Spain
NationalitySpanish
OccupationFashion designer
Label(s)
Adolfo Domínguez, Linea U, Golf
Spouse(s)Elena
ChildrenAdriana, Valeria, Tiziana
AwardsNational Design Prize, 2014
Websitewww.adolfodominguez.es

Adolfo Domínguez Fernández (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈðolfo ðoˈmiŋɡeθ], born 14 May 1950) is a Spanish fashion designer. In 2014, he won the National Designer Prize.[1]

Fashion business[edit]

He took over his father's fashion boutique in Ourense in the early 1970s. He spent the following years developing his own designs, and finally made the big jump with a presentation of his work in Madrid in 1981.[citation needed] He also became the first Spanish designer to open his own brand-name store in Madrid, which grew into a chain with outlets across Spain and abroad. The company went public in 1997.[2]

Style[edit]

His perfume line is owned by Puig.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Princess Letitzia presents designer Adolfo Domínguez with top honour at first-ever National Fashion Awards". thinkSPAIN. Retrieved 2018-10-06.
  2. ^ Smith, Paul Julian. Contemporary Spanish culture: TV, fashion, art, and film, Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2003, ISBN 978-0-7456-3053-3 p. 51
  3. ^ "Puig, a Spanish fashion empire that started with a lipstick". Modaes. Retrieved 26 April 2012.

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