Domenico Vacca was born in Italy. He established his fashion brand in 2002, when he opened his first boutique on New York City's Fifth Avenue. He later opened additional stores on Madison Avenue and SoHo in New York, Beverly Hills in California, Bal Harbour and Palm Beach in Florida, Moscow, Doha, and Harrods in London. He is known for his men's suits, and he jeans. He has dressed A-list celebrities such as Glenn Close on Damages, Jeremy Piven on Entourage, Denzel Washington in American Gangster and Dustin Hoffman.
His famous Julie bas is named after her ex-wife, Julie Vacca with whom he has a son, Robert. The dinnerware developed with PROUNA takes inspiration from the designer’s signature Alligator Julie bag.