Founded by husband and wife team Silvano Gerani and Guiliana Marchini in 1962 the Italian fashion house, Iceberg, was originally a knitwear company specializing in fashionable sportswear featuring innovative designs involving bright colors, artwork and cartoons all the while utilizing the latest technologies and materials
. The house was officially founded in 1974 and saw the introduction of their first men’s wear collection however, it was not until 1976 that the women’s line made its debut....
Leather goods were introduced in 1992 and denims in 1995.
Though Iceberg opened its first boutique in Milan in 1989 and its New York showroom in 1991, it was not until the fall of 1995 that they introduced their first women’s collection on the runways of Milan. They eventually expanded their offerings to include children’s wear, eyewear, watches, tablewear and perfume.
Iceberg introduced their first self titled perfume for women in 1989. Housed in an unusual zigzag bottle, the men’s companion cologne was not launched until 1991 with its vessel being more conservative in appearance. Another popular companion scent is the modern, urban and sporty Eau de Iceberg which is the first in a series fragrances from the Eau de Iceberg 74 line with the 74 representing the year the house was founded. Other popular Iceberg fragrances include Effusion and Twice with both existing as a perfume for women and cologne for men.