Italian fashion designer Nino Cerruti has passed away. This was reported by Italian media, Saturday, and confirmed by a source in the fashion sector to Agence France-Presse. Cerruti was 91 years old. He founded his own fashion house in Paris in 1967. According to the Corriere della Sera newspaper, he died in a hospital in Vercelli in the northwestern Italian region of Piedmont, where he was admitted for hip surgery.
“He is no longer one of the most important Italian entrepreneurs,” said Italian Economic Development Minister Gilberto Piccito in response. Nino Cerruti was born in Biella on September 25, 1930. At the age of twenty, he had to stop his studies in philosophy after the death of his father Silvio, to take over the family textile factory, he had to give up his dream of becoming a journalist Cerruti introduced “casual elegance” into fashion Men in the seventies.
In the 1960s, Cerruti met a certain Giorgio Armani, who hired him as a menswear designer. Tandem, which made its mark on the fashion world, collapsed a decade later, following Armani’s decision to found his own fashion house in 1975.
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