A wonderful gold tone XOXO link belt by the iconic couture designer Hubert de Givenchy. Oval O’s are linked by double gold tone chains that are attached at the center to form the X’s.
Circa 1980s. Signed, “GIVENCHY” on a gold tone hang tag.
XOXO, means hugs and kisses, with the x representing kisses and the o representing hugs. It's usually used as a lighthearted way of expressing affection, sincerity, or deep friendship.
Closes securely with simple double hook clasps at front.
Measures 33 inches full length x 2 inches wide. Can be worn anyway from there down. The belt is light enough for easy comfort.
It is in excellent condition.
A statement accessory for day or night. Transform any ensemble.
HISTORIQUE: In 1952, Hubert de Givenchy established his couture house, la Maison Givenchy, in Paris. In 1954, Givenchy became the first couturier to present a luxury ready-to-wear line.
Loved by some of the most iconic stars of the 20th Century - from Grace Kelly, Elizabeth Taylor, Jackie Kennedy and Wallis Simpson, to his most famous muse Audrey Hepburn who said, "His are the only clothes in which I am myself. He is far more than a couturier, he is a creator of personality".
Givenchy's name and legacy have been synonymous with Parisian chic for more than 50 years.
Vintage Givenchy Gold Tone XOXO Link Belt