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Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

The mononymously known Italian designer Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani (b. 1932) is renowned for his fashion house of romantic styles and feminine shapes that he founded in Rome in 1960. Valentino dresses, skirts and other apparel captured the hearts of many of Italy’s wealthiest ladies in the couturier’s early days and led to commissions from Babe Paley, Gloria Guinness, Jayne Wrightsman and others on the international best-dressed list (when it still meant something). They sought out Valentino for gorgeous gowns, jackets, elegant daytime wear and even when they needed wedding dresses.

An early fascination with fashion developed when Valentino attended the theater as a child and was dazzled by the evening gowns on stage. While a teenager in Voghera, Lombardy, he studied under Italian designer Ernestina Salvadeo and soon moved to Paris, where he trained at the École des Beaux-Arts and the Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne. Valentino spent time apprenticing under haute couturiers Jean Dessès and Guy Laroche, learning how to design and construct high fashion while also thinking about how to strike out on his own.

In 1959, Valentino returned to Italy, and a year later, he opened his own salon, soon joining with longtime professional and personal partner Giancarlo Giammetti. It was located on Rome’s trendy Via Condotti and modeled after the French maisons. One of his earliest clients was Elizabeth Taylor, who discovered Valentino while she was in Rome filming Cleopatra and ordered the white dress that she wore to the premiere of Spartacus.

When the designer launched his first couture line in 1962 with its fiery red colors, it was internationally celebrated, with Valentino soon attiring fashion trendsetters including Princess Margaret and Audrey Hepburn. He formed an especially close friendship with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, for whom he designed numerous dresses. Luxurious drapery with fine needlework, bold uses of color and dramatic flourishes would define Valentino fashion across the decades.

As a fashion house, Valentino is best known for its signature Valentino Red color, though one of its iconic lines is the monochromatic “no colour” collection for which the designer won the Neiman Marcus Award in 1967. (The collection also debuted his trademark “V.”) The white dresses and beige dresses led to a demand for Valentino wedding gowns, with clients including Elizabeth Taylor, Jennifer Lopez and Anne Hathaway.

Valentino retired from his fashion empire in 2007, with Alessandra Facchinetti and then the duo Maria Grazia Chiuri (who departed in 2016) and Pierpaolo Piccioli succeeding him as creative directors. But Valentino still steps out of retirement for special occasions, such as designing a wedding gown for Princess Madeleine of Sweden in 2013.

Today, the brand offers a range of collections that include the Valentino Garavani line and REDValentino, a diffusion line that is aimed at a younger audience. The house has expanded far beyond women’s haute couture and prêt-à-porter to encompass various lines of accessories, including shoessunglassesscarves and perfume. 

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Designer: Valentino
Valentino Red Coated Fabric Zip Around Wallet
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
A compact and practical option to store your handy essentials, this Valentino wallet is crafted from red, coated fabric. It has a zip-around closure and is equipped with card slots a...
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Valentino Black Leather Pleated Bow Continental Wallet
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
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2010s Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Magenta Leather Rockstud Flap Compact Wallet
By Valentino
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Valentino Tri Color Fabric and Leather Vlogo Compact Wallet
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Beautifully shaped into a petite silhouette and augmented with iconic brand motifs, this wallet from the House of Valentino will surely be your favorite accessory. It is made from tr...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Navy Blue Leather Rockstud Bifold Wallet
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Valentino's Rockstuds takes inspiration from the frames of Roman doors; a signature detail that adorns this navy blue wallet. Made in Italy from leather that ages beautifully, it's c...
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Valentino Pink Leather VLogo Accordion Card Holder
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
The Valentino card holder is a practical accessory highlighted by the famous VLogo. This compact and stylish piece is perfect for organizing and carrying your cards and cash with a t...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Pink Leather VLogo Accordion Card Holder
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
The Valentino card holder is a practical accessory highlighted by the famous VLogo. This compact and stylish piece is perfect for organizing and carrying your cards and cash with a t...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Brown/Black Canvas and Leather Zip Around Wallet
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This Valentino wallet is an immaculate balance of sophistication and rational utility. It has been designed using prime quality materials and elevated by a sleek finish. The creation...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Green Nylon Rockstud Slim Pouch
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Easy to hold and perfect for housing your phone, keys, and cardholder, this Valentino pouch is a must-have. It is made of nylon and elevated with Rockstud details.
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Black Leather VLogo Drawstring Pouch Bag
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This Valentino pouch is such a stylish fashion-meets-function accessory you'll love carrying it all the time. Crafted from quality materials, it can easily fit your essentials.
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino NEW Vlogo Black Signature Grainy Calfskin Cardholder Wallet
By Valentino
Located in New York, NY
Valentino Vlogo Black Signature Grainy Calfskin Cardholder Wallet Made In: Italy Color: Black Hardware: Goldtone Materials: Grainy calfskin leather Lining: Leather Closure/Opening:...
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Valentino Black Suede and Studded Embellished Zip Around Continental Wallet
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This designer wallet is an immaculate balance of sophistication and rational utility. It has been designed using prime quality materials and elevated by a sleek finish. The creation ...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Pink Leather Rockstud Envelope Wallet on Chain
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This wallet on chain is conveniently designed for easy wear. It comes with a well-spaced interior for you to arrange your cards and cash neatly. This stylish piece is complete with a...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

VALENTINO Vintage silver crystal flower stainless steel bracelet watch
By Valentino
Located in Hong Kong, NT
VALENTINO Vintage silver crystal flower stainless steel bracelet watch Reference: GIYG/A00285 Brand: Valentino Material: Stainless Steel Color: Silver Pattern: Floral Lining: Silver ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Rockstud Zip Pouch Red Leather 1VAL726K
By Valentino
Located in Dix hills, NY
Date Code/Serial Number: TVH268VMQ3 Made In: Italy Measurements: Length: 7.5" Width: 0.25" Height: 5" OVERALL VERY GOOD CONDITION ( 8/10 or AB ) Accessories: None Signs o...
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21st Century and Contemporary Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Beige Rockstud Zip Leather Card Case
By Valentino
Located in New York, NY
Valentino Beige Rockstud Zip Leather Card Case Made In: Italy Color: Beige Hardware: Goldtone Materials: Leather Lining: Canvas Closure/Opening: Z...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino NIB Navy Keyring-Wallet
By Valentino
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Valentino keyring with a blue square leather charm which includes a mirror and card slots. The ring is silver hardware. The piece is new and comes with the tag, booklets, original bo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Croc print Yellow Wrist Purse
By Valentino
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Valentino wrist purse in a vibrant yellow. The leather has a crocodile skin pattern. The wrist band is decorated with multiple stones in different colors and is adjustable. The inter...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino NIB Card Case W-Laniard
By Valentino
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Valentino brand new black leather credit card case with detachable laniard and multicolor logo. Includes tag, original box and dust cover.
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino NIB Mirror Keyring-Wallet
By Valentino
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Valentino keyring with a grey square leather charm which includes a mirror. Functions also as credit card wallet . The ring is silver hardware. The piece is new and comes with the ta...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino NIB Passport Cover Black White
By Valentino
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Valentino passport cover with several card holders and a zippered pocket inside. On the outside the Valentino is written on it in white. The piece is brand new and comes with the tag...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

new VALENTINO VLTN black box logo stripe white cotton socks
By Valentino
Located in Hong Kong, NT
new VALENTINO VLTN black box logo stripe white cotton socks Reference: ANWU/A00100 Brand: Valentino Material: Cotton Color: White Pattern: Solid E...
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2010s Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Tri Color Canvas and Leather Continental Wallet
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Basic essentials can be carried effortlessly in this Continental wallet by Valentino. Crafted from canvas and leather, the wallet features open compartments and zip pockets to hold y...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

VALENTINO Model 'My Rockstud' Bag in Black and Beige Bicolour Leather
By Valentino
Located in Paris, FR
Valentino bag 'My Rockstud' model in black and beige leather. Snap closure. Gold jewelry. Inside, 2 storage spaces separated by a central pocket. Address door. Will be delivered in a Valentino box.
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Metallic/Brown Leather Reversible Narrow V Logo Belt 85CM
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
A classic add-on to your collection of belts, this Valentino piece has been crafted from leather. It is reversible with a metallic shade on one side and brown on the other. It is top...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Brown Leather VLTN Belt Bag
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
This uber-stylish Valentino waist belt bag aims to be an elevating piece. It is carefully created using brown leather and has the VLTN logo on the front. See how it transforms a T-sh...
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2010s Italian Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories

Valentino Yellow Leather One Stud Chain Bag
By Valentino
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Functional and stylish, this designer label's collections capture the effortless, elegant finesse of the modern woman. Crafted from quality materials, this chic bag is easy to carry ...
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Valentino wallets and small accessories for sale on 1stDibs.

Find an extraordinary range of authentic Valentino wallets and small accessories available on 1stDibs. If you’re browsing our collection of unique vintage and designer fashion to elevate your daily look or to introduce new colors to the dazzling formal wear in your wardrobe, this designer’s body of work includes elements of red and other tones. Customers who are interested in this designer might also find the work of Saint Laurent , Balenciaga, and Burberry appealing. On 1stDibs, find haute couture, vintage and designer Valentino wallets and small accessories from top boutiques around the world. Valentino wallets and small accessories prices can differ depending upon time period and other attributes. On 1stDibs, the price for these items starts at $104 and tops out at $1,460, while the average work can sell for $543.
Questions About Valentino Wallets and Small Accessories
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    No, Mario Valentino is not the same as Valentino — Mario Valentino was a Naples, Italy-born shoe designer who eventually expanded his offerings to include handbags, jackets and other apparel in the 1960s, while Valentino Garavani, who is mostly known simply as “Valentino,” is a fashion designer originally from Lombardy, Italy. Other than the Valentino line, the latter’s collections include Valentino Roma, R.E.D. Valentino and more.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 13, 2024
    No, Valentino and Valentino Garavani are not exactly the same. Valentino is the name of an Italian luxury fashion house. The maker offers both couture and ready-to-wear apparel and accessories under the Valentino label. Valentino Garavani is a diffusion brand offered by Valentino. Its focus is mostly on shoes, handbags and small leather goods. Shop a variety of Valentino apparel and accessories on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Valentino Garavani is known mononymously as Valentino. He is the Italian fashion designer and founder of Valentino, a high-fashion luxury brand which makes haute couture and ready-to-wear fashions. On 1stDibs, find a collection of authentic Valentino pieces from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Valentino, the Italian luxury brand, is 61 years old and was founded in 1960. Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavan, the founder of Valentino, is 89 years old and was born 1932. Valentino clothing and accessories are available directly through Valentino’s website or boutiques as well as through selected authorized sellers, such as 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 1, 2024
    Valentino was founded in 1960. Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani established the Italian fashion house in Rome. When the designer launched his first couture line in 1962 with its fiery red colors, it was internationally celebrated, with Valentino soon attiring fashion trendsetters including Princess Margaret and Audrey Hepburn. On 1stDibs, explore a collection of Valentino apparel and accessories.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 21, 2024
    No, REDValentino and Valentino are not exactly the same. Both luxury fashion lines have been under the umbrella of the Italian house of Valentino, but they are distinct from one another. Valentino is the main luxury collection, while REDValentino was a diffusion line launched in 2003 to produce fashions that appeal to a younger demographic of women. On 1stDibs, shop a diverse assortment of Valentino apparel and accessories.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2024
    What Valentino Red is depends on the context. If it's referring to the color of the garment, the term is the name for a proprietary shade of red that is recognized by Pantone and is a blend of 100% yellow, 100% magenta and 10% black. Red Valentino is also the name of a diffusion line produced by the luxury fashion house of Valentino. The focus of the label is on contemporary, accessibly priced clothing and accessories. Shop a diverse assortment of Valentino pieces on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 16, 2024
    Valentino is known for a few things. As a fashion house, Valentino is best known for its signature Valentino Red color, though one of its iconic lines is the monochromatic "no colour" collection for which the designer won the Neiman Marcus Award in 1967. The collection also debuted the "V" trademark. The white dresses and beige dresses led to a demand for Valentino wedding gowns, with clients including Elizabeth Taylor, Jennifer Lopez and Anne Hathaway. Founder Valentino Garavani is famous for his womenswear featuring romantic styles and feminine shapes. Valentino dresses, skirts and other apparel captured the hearts of many of Italy's wealthiest ladies in the couturier's early days and led to commissions from Babe Paley, Gloria Guinness, Jayne Wrightsman and others on the international best-dressed list. They sought out Valentino for gorgeous gowns, jackets, elegant daytime wear and even, when needed, wedding dresses. Shop a collection of Valentino apparel and accessories on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 13, 2024
    The difference between Valentino Garavani and Mario Valentino is that they are two distinct designers who are not affiliated with each other. Valentino Garavani founded the Italian luxury fashion house of Valentino in Rome in 1960. Mario Valentino established his eponymous brand, Mario Valentino, in Naples, Italy, in 1952.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 25, 2024
    No, Valentino is not a French brand. The luxury fashion house is actually Italian, operating out of its headquarters in Milan. Italian designer Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani established his eponymous fashion brand in Rome, Italy, in 1960. Explore a diverse assortment of Valentino apparel and accessories from some of the world's top boutiques on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 25, 2024
    Who the real Valentino designer is depends on the context, because two designers share the same name. The first is Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani, who founded the Italian luxury fashion house in 1960. Valentino retired from his fashion empire in 2007, with Alessandra Facchinetti and then the duo Maria Grazia Chiuri (who departed in 2016) and Pierpaolo Piccioli succeeding him as creative directors. The second is Mario Valentino, who launched his own eponymous label in 1952. On 1stDibs, explore a collection of Valentino and Mario Valentino apparel and accessories.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To determine whether your Valentino shoes are fake, first look at the box they came in. A genuine Valentino box has a linen texture with the brand name embossed in red. Check the stitching on the tag sewn into the interior of the shoe, which should be neat and even. The brand font is crisp, and the sole under the tag is flat, not puffed up. Genuine Valentino does have a serial number that’s the same color as the hardware, while a fake pair will typically have no serial number at all. Shop a collection of authentic Valentino footwear from trusted sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 3, 2024
    Yes, Mario Valentino is a luxury brand. The Italian luxury fashion house has earned a reputation for working with fine materials, such as Italian leather and silk, for its clothing, bags and accessories. In addition, Mario Valentino offers custom design services, fitting the definition of a luxury couture maison. Find a diverse assortment of Mario Valentino apparel and accessories on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    There are a few tell-tale signs you can look for to determine whether your Valentino handbag is real or fake. Authentic Valentino purses will have the same print in the logo as the rivet color, silver with silver and gold with gold. The inner logo inside of the bag will be centered on a red patch and all four sides will be sewn down. Newer bags will also have a serial number that is often found in an inner pocket. Shop a collection of authentic Valentino purses from some of the world’s top boutiques on 1stDibs.

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