Who Is Azzedine Alaïa? Pronunciation and Where to Buy Shoes

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Scroll down to see celebrities wearing accessories, bags, dresses, and shoes by Azzedine Alaïa. He was a Tunisian-born couturier and shoe designer known for his body-hugging designs that were sculpted to celebrate the female form.

On November 18, 2017, it was announced Alaia had died in Paris. He was born in Tunis, Tunisia, on February 26, 1935. According to reports, he suffered a heart attack and died peacefully without suffering.

Tunisian-born couturier and shoe designer Azzedine Alaïa and his close friend Carla SozzaniTunisian-born couturier and shoe designer Azzedine Alaïa and his close friend Carla Sozzani attending a fashion show in Paris in 2014 (Credit: WENN)

Before his death, he had a net worth of approximately $18 million. His name is pronounced azz-eh-deen ah-lie-ah.

You can purchase Azzedine Alaïa dresses, bags, and shoes at Net-A-Porter and Farfetch.

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