Spanish fashion designer notable as the first Spanish designer to open his own brand-name store in Madrid. His use of loose and natural fabrics is inspired by penguins.
He went to Paris to study design and cinematography before heading to London to continue his education.
He has a perfume that belongs under the umbrella of the company Puig.
He was born in A Pobra de Trives, Ourense, Galicia, Spain. In the 1970's, he took over his father's fashion boutique. His niece Gala Gonzalez is a fashion blogger.
He and Cristobal Balenciaga are both well known Spanish fashion designers.