Azzadine Alaïa was born in Tunisia in 1940. He studied fashion at the School of Fine Arts in Tunis before landing a job as a dressmaker's assistant. After moving to Paris, he worked with designers such as Christian Dior, Guy Laroche and Thierry Mugler. Alaïa totes are the ultimate luxury accessory. Highlights from the collection include laser cut shoppers, embossed leather handbags, and quirky, croc-print designs.