In the early 1960s it was a period cultural and artistic revival in Italy - masterpiece of world cinema "Dolce Vita" showing in theaters, modern design and a new stage in the fashion world burning.
Sergio Rossi met with Gianni Versace in the period of enormous change in the country. Both designers had a unique knowledge and knew well what they want to achieve in the world of fashion. They both chose to work with volumes, improving and perfecting their forthcoming brand. Sergio Rossi thought of shoes as an integral part and a natural part of silhouette, while Versace saw the unbreakable bond between clothing and the body. This similarity is not accidental and partly explains the reasons for their further cooperation, which made a significant contribution to the establishment of a modern Italian luxury.