The italian designer quit college in Florance in 1966 and went to London. He had a passion for hosiery and started to dress up women with patterned (dots, stars etc.) hosiery. In 1970 he opened his company and started producing for Gucci, Dior and other famous designers. In 1980 he launched his hosiery brand. He designed not only hosiery, but shoes, leather accesories, etc. He started to develope seamless clothing.