Biography

A Journey through the World of Fashion and Art

Alex Angelino is a name synonymous with the world of fashion, an individual whose career spanning 45 years has seen him touch every facet of the clothing industry, from the shop floors to textile design and finally owning his own iconic brand, ANGELINO, in the United States since 1999. His journey through the world of fashion has been a fascinating exploration of culture, art, and the dynamic fashion industry.

Born in 1959 in Iran with an innate passion for style and a relentless curiosity to understand the threads that weave together society's fashion landscape, Alex embarked on his career in the late 1970s. His early days were spent as a salesperson on the bustling shop floors of his older brother's boutiques, where he honed his craft by understanding the ever-evolving needs and tastes of customers.

As he ventured out of Iran, Italy was the first place that deepened his involvement in the world of fashion, and Alex found his true calling in textile design. With a keen eye for detail and an innate sense of aesthetics, he began crafting fabrics that would later become the cornerstone of his brand, Angelino. The fabrics told stories of creativity, innovation, and a deep appreciation for the artistry that goes into each garment.

What sets Alex apart is his insatiable wanderlust and unquenchable thirst for knowledge. Throughout his career, he has had the unique opportunity to live and work in several countries. This globe-trotting lifestyle was not just about business but about immersing himself in the diverse cultures, arts, and work ethics that shape the world of fashion in each locale.

In his journey, Alex has not only created fashion but also styled some of the most prominent artists in the industry. His talent for understanding individuality and bringing it to life through clothing has made him a sought-after figure in the fashion world. His collaborations with artists have not only redefined fashion but have also been instrumental in shaping the identities of these creative minds.

In the vibrant city of Los Angeles, Alex immersed himself in the dynamic world of entertainment, collaborating with renowned musicians and contributing his creative flair to iconic movie projects. His talent graced the likes of musical legends like Rod Stewart and the legendary Cool and the Gang, infusing their stage presence with his fashion expertise.

 kool & the gang in Angelino suits, Angelino

kool & the Gang Alex's influence extended beyond music, as he also lent his creative touch to cinematic works, leaving an indelible mark on projects such as "La La Land" and "First Born." Recognised for his exceptional contributions, Alex earned the distinction of being one of the five esteemed fashion designers in Los Angeles selected to feature prominently in the glamorous realm of movie fashion, a testament to his enduring impact on the intersection of fashion and entertainment.

As we look back on his 45 years in the industry, we see a man who has not only designed clothing but has also woven together the threads of culture, art, and work ethics into a rich tapestry of fashion that continues to inspire and influence fashion in Los Angeles.

Muscat show nick cannon in Angelino silk blazer

Muscat show nick cannon in Angelino silk blazer

 Throughout his illustrious career, Alex has not only shaped the way we dress but has also influenced the fashion landscape by setting new standards of quality and design. His creations have graced runways, red carpets, movies, and the wardrobes of discerning artists, entertainers and performers worldwide.

Ryan Gosling and Angelino in La La Land

LaLa Land Movie

Blazers for men, Rod Stewart and Joe Jonas

 Rod Stewart and Joe Jonas


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