Dirk Bikkembergs is a Flemish fashion designer, who graduated from the Fashion Academy Antwerp in 1982.
In the 1980's he impressed with his first collection of men's shoes in militaristic style. In January 1987, "Dirk Bikkembergs Man" was launched, followed by Dirk Bikkemberg's women's line in 1992.
In 1996, the Bikkembergs label was introduced to focus on football dress. He was the first fashion designer ever who received permission to hold a fashion show in a football stadium.www.bikkembergs.com