The House of Givenchy was founded in 1952 by its namesake, Hubert de Givenchy. The most famous patron of the early collections was Audrey Hepburn, famous for her glamour and fashion as well as her rolls in films such as Sabrina and Breakfast at Tiffany's. His other famous patrons include the Guinness, Grimaldi and Kennedy families. Recently, John Galliano, Alexander McQueen and Julien McDonald took over creative role. The current Director Riccardo Tisci has introduced touches of Gothic minimalism. The Givenchy Eyewear collection is of the highest quality.