The union of fashion and music is unbreakable for Dsquared2. Since the very beginning, Dsquared2 has always attracted a following among international celebrities: Lenny Kravitz, Justin Timberlake, Ricky Martin, Nelly Furtado, Simon Webbe, and Robbie Williams are all devotees of the brand. But it is thanks to a lucky encounter with Madonna that the Caten twins were able to leave an indelible mark on the world of international show business. They were commissioned to design 150 outfits both for the artist and her dancers for the video “Don’t Tell Me” and for the 2002 Drowned World Tour. The success of Dsquared2 with Madonna’s CD launched the Autumn-Winter 03/04 season with a full Dsquared2 Women’s Collection. Supermodels Naomi Campbell, Eva Herzigova, Karolina Kurkova and Fernanda Tavares were featured as rock stars disembarking from a candy-pink private jet. The following day, the prestigious trade publication, WWD, featured Dsquared2 on its front cover and published a two-page interview, in which Dan said: “The Dsquared2 woman is self-assured, vibrant and sexy; the perfect compliment to our signature men’s look”. Significant partnerships with the music world continued the following year. The undisputable pop queen Christina Aguilera who fell in love with the Dsquared2 style and the Caten twins designed a wardrobe for her and that of the dance team for the opening of her world tour, “Stripped World Tour 2003”. A genuine friendship was struck and Christina agreed to appear on the runway as Dsquared2‘s guest of honour at the Spring-Summer 2005 Menswear Show in Milan. Another significant partnership was with the Italian singer Laura Pausini, for whom they designed the outfits for her single appearance at San Siro Stadium as part of her World tour on the 3rd of June 2007, when the artist performed in front of 70.000 people. On September 2007 19-year-old superstar Rihanna made her catwalk debut at the show of the SS08 women’s collection. The bombshell singer sashayed down the runway to the tunes of her hit song “Umbrella” in a revealing baby doll-style dress by the twin design duo. Within the same period, pop star Fergie came out with her video “Clumsy”, where the twin designers are featured having fun accompanying Fergie down a fairytale catwalk during a mock fashion show. The most recent achievement for Dean and Dan is their collaboration with Britney Spears, for which the designers created the stage costumes for “THE CIRCUS STARRING BRITNEY SPEARS” world tour, which began on March 3 2009 in New Orleans, LA. The Circus Tour, Britney’s first arena tour in five years, features custom designed Dsquared2 costumes for Britney and her dancers for the first segment of the concert. Traditional circus characters such as trapeze artists, clowns, and jugglers, are given a reinterpreted aesthetic with provocative, sinister, and sensualised “sado” concepts. On February 22 2010 the popular German rock band Tokio Hotel began their International tour, “Welcome to Humanoid City Tour”, for which the Caten twins have designed the stage costumes for the band and its lead singer, Bill Kaulitz. Kaulitz also debuted as a model during the latest Dsquared2 Men’s F/W 2010/2011 fashion show. The designers of the brand have long collaborated with Michael Bublé. The Canadian singer will wear Dsquared ² also on the occasion of his world tour that started at the end of June 2013. Dsquared2 also created a custom look for Beyonce’s Superbowl 50 – 2016 halftime show performance, with world-renowned band Coldplay and Bruno Mars. This latest collaboration consisted of a black custom leather jacket with gold metal military details. During the Brit Awards 2016, Justin Bieber has received the “International male solo artist Award” wearing a Dsquared2 Manga Jacket from the FW16 collection. On April 27th 2016 in Miami, Beyoncé and her 20 female dancers wore the Dsquared2 custom look to open the Formation World Tour. On 2016, Dean and Dan Caten created five look for Nick Jonas’ American Future Now Tour that started on June going through September. In 2017, Ricky Martin and his dancers wear Dsquared2 costumes for his Las Vegas Residency performances. In July 2017, International Award-winning Artist Luis Fonsi, has partnered with DSQUARED2 for the looks on his upcoming LOVE + DANCE World Tour, kicking off on July 1st in Europe, to later continue in Argentina, Chile, and the United States.