Azzedine Alaia was born in Tunisi in 1935. After his studies he worked as assistant to a tailor and in 1957 he moved to Paris to work in the sector of fashion and design. In 1965 he opened his first atelier becomes in a short time the destination of a young and avant-garde clientele. His clothes are made of stretch lycra, extremely adherent, low-cut and comfortable. His creations are characterized by the spiral shape, stretching the legs, supports the breasts and buttocks.