Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani, best known as Valentino, is an Italian fashion designer and founder of the Valentino SpA brand and company. His main lines include Valentino, Valentino Garavani, Valentino Roma, and R.E.D. Valentino. This iconic Italian brand dates back to 1959 when Valentino Garavani opened his fashion house in Rome. The luxurious romanticism of its collection makes for a refined yet modern aesthetic. Valentino is featured in its elegant, sophisticated, timeless classics.