LOEWE is a Spanish luxury fashion house specializing in leather goods, clothing, perfumes and other fashion accessories. Founded in 1846, Loewe approaches 175 years as LVMH's oldest luxury fashion house.
The house was established in 1846 when a group of Spanish leather craftsmen in Madrid were joined by Enrique Loewe. By the early 20th Century, many notable people took great interest in Loewe. In 1905, Loewe became the Purveyor of the Royal Household of Spain. The company quickly grew in popularity and was promoted by figures such as Earnest Hemingway ,Ava Gardner, Rita Hayworth and Sophia Loren amongst others.