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Was Roberto Cavalli a designer?

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Was Roberto Cavalli a designer?
Yes, Roberto Cavalli was a fashion designer known for dazzling animal prints and bold glamour.

In the early 1970s Cavalli (1940–2024) unveiled his first namesake collection in Paris and the Sala Bianca of Palazzo Pitti in Florence. He then opened his inaugural boutique in France’s Saint-Tropez in 1972. While the designer’s printed denim offerings were deemed unsophisticated by the day’s couturiers (they looked down upon the material), Cavalli’s form-fitting, sensual cuts, innovative patchwork and obvious dedication to impeccable craftsmanship found admirers in the likes of Sophia Loren and Brigitte Bardot.

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Roberto Cavalli F/W 2000 Swarovski crystal Galaxy print silk gown
By Roberto Cavalli
Located in Rome, IT
- Roberto Cavalli fall winter 2000 collection - Sold by Gold Palms Vintage - Dark blue silk bias cut gown - Asymmetric cowl neck - Spaghetti straps - Galaxy print with Swarovski crys...
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Early 2000s Italian Evening Dresses and Gowns

Roberto Cavalli Bias Cut Semi Sheer Silk-Satin Slip Dress Gown
By Roberto Cavalli
Located in Geneva, CH
Suspended by delicate spaghetti straps, this 90's Roberto Cavalli evening dress is cut on the bias - a technique that creates a beautiful figure-skimming silhouette. Made from “devor...
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1990s Italian Evening Dresses

Roberto Cavalli Red One Shoulder Evening Gown
By Roberto Cavalli
Located in Austin, TX
Roberto Cavalli Red One Shoulder Evening Gown 68% acetate, 32% viscose, combo 100% silk Condition: Excellent 29" bust, 27.5" waist, 26" hips...
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Early 2000s Unknown Evening Dresses

Roberto Cavalli S/S 2003 Bustier Lace-Up Corset Sheer Lace Black Bodysuit Top
By Roberto Cavalli
Located in Naples, FL
Roberto Cavalli S/S 2003 Bustier Lace-Up Corset Sheer Lace Black Bodysuit Top Size: Small Condition: Excellent
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Early 2000s Bustiers

Roberto Cavalli Embellished Corset Empire Silhouette Evening Dress Gown
By Roberto Cavalli
Located in Naples, FL
Roberto Cavalli Embellished Corset "Bridgerton" Style Bridal Empire Silhouette High Slit Evening Dress Gown IT 42
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2010s Evening Dresses and Gowns

Roberto Cavalli 2003 chinoiserie silk midi skirt
By Roberto Cavalli
Located in Annandale, VA
Rare Roberto Cavalli 2003 chinoiserie silk skirt Red black and gold motifs Size L Elastic band Approx. flat measure mats: Waist 14. 5 inches Length: 26.5 Great vintage condition.
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Early 2000s Skirts

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