Anthony Vaccarello Biography
Anthony Vaccarello (b. Jan 18, 1982) is a Belgian fashion designer. He is currently serving as the creative director of Saint Laurent. He was appointed for this position in April 2016. Anthony was previously the creative director at Versus Versace.
Anthony Vaccarello Age
Vaccarello was born on January 18, 1982, in Brussels, Belgium. He is 39 years old as of 2021.
Anthony Vaccarello Height
The fashion designer stands at an estimated 5 feet 8 inches. He weighs about 75 kgs.
Anthony Vaccarello Family
Vaccarello was born and raised in Brussels, Belgium. His parents are Italian. His father worked as a Cartongeso maker while his mother worked in an office. He is the only child of his parents.
Anthony Vaccarello Husband
Anthony is openly gay and a happily married man. He is married to Arnoud Michaux. His husband works with him in the Yves Saint Laurent atelier. However, there is no information about when and where they got married. The beautiful couple announced in 2021, that they have a child named Luca.
Anthony Vaccarello Education
Vaccarello went to law school before joining La Cambre where he studied Sculpture. He later changed courses to fashion. While graduating, his collection was at the fashion festival in Hyères in the South of France. He won first place for his La Cicciolina-inspired collection.
Anthony Vaccarello Net Worth
Vaccarello has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. He has been able to create his net worth through his career as a fashion designer. He has two labels Sua Maesta and Yves Saint Laurent.
Anthony Vaccarello Career | Brand
During his graduation, Vaccarello’s collection attracted the attention of Karl Lagerfeld. After graduation, he was offered a designer position at Fendi under Karl Lagerfeld. He specialized in fur designs. He worked here for 2 years.
In 2009, he moved back to Paris. He debuted his eponymous ready-to-wear collection showcasing five looks in the window of Parisian boutique Maria Luisa. In 2011, his collection won the ANDAM prize. The collection gained global attention when model Anja Rubik wore a white Vaccarello dress in the 2012 Met Ball.
Throughout his successful fashion career, Vaccarello has dressed various celebrities including Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Alessandra Ambrosio. In 2014, he began creating a capsule collection for Versus Versace. He first began as a consultant then moved to creative director in 2015.
Vaccarello was appointed the new creative director of Saint Laurent Paris in April 2016. He works alongside his husband Arnaud Michaux in the Yves Saint Laurent atelier. His other label is Sua Maesta. In July 2011, Vaccarello won the prestigious ANDAM Fashion Award together with a €200,000 endowment.