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Ralph & Russo is a European, privately held company owned and founded by Tamara Ralph and Michael Russo.
Ralph & Russo is a high fashion house that specializes in haute couture and ready-to-wear clothes, luxury goods, and fashion accessories.
History of Ralph & Russo
The firm was founded in 2010 by duo Tamara Ralph and Michael Russo as a privately held company. The fashion house began in Mayfair, London, following in the city’s rich history of couture fashion houses.
In 2014, it was announced that Ralph & Russo had become in the first British fashion house in over a century to be accredited by the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture. They are still the only British fashion house to hold the accreditation.
Ralph & Russo opened its first store in London with a second in Paris on Rue Francois 1er shortly after.
In 2015, the brand opened its first boutique in the London department store, Harrods and has outlined plans to open further stores in America, Europe and Asia.
Since then, the brand has expanded beyond Europe, opening two stores in the Middle East. The first in Doha, Qatar and the second in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. More recently, Ralph & Russo opened its third European store in Monaco.