Givenchy is a French fashion, accessories and perfume brand, founded by Count Hubert de Givenchy in 1952. Givenchy created a personal wardrobe for the actress Audrey Hepburn as well as creating costumes for her film roles. The company’s fashions were very popular by many celebrities in the 1960s.
Parfums Givenchy was founded in 1957, and their first fragrance was L’Interdit, and their first men’s scent, Monsieur de Givenchy, was launched in 1959. Givenchy joined the multi-national luxury goods conglomerate LVMH in 1987. They continue to enjoy success today with over 140 perfumes being produced including their classics Amarige and Xeryus.