Emilio Schuberth was one of the leading figures of Italian fashion in the 1950s and 1960s. With his designs characterized by glamorous elegance and Hollywood splendor, he immediately attracted the attention of high society. Schuberth understood that communication was crucial to his work and made a grand entrance at every social event, revolutionizing the role of the almost invisible tailor and transforming himself into a star in his own right.