Anthony Vaccarello is an Italian-Belgian fashion designer
He was born on September 4, 1982 in Brussels.
Anthony was interested in creating fashion from a young age and went to school at Brussels’ La Cambre where he studied sculpture. In 2006 he graduated with an honors degree and won first place at the Hyeres International Festival of Fashion and Photography, for his graduate collection inspired by porn star La Cicciolina.
After graduation Anthony went to Fend where he designed for the fashion house’s fur line under Karl Lagerfeld’s direction.
In January 2009, after the haute-couture fashion week, AnthonyVaccaerllo presented his first eponymous ready-to-wear collection in the store Maria Luisa, in Paris, comprised of five leather and organza miniskirts.
In 2011, Vaccarello won the Association Nationale pour leDeveloppement des Arts de la Mode, or ANDAM fashion award.