An assambly held at the Camera’s headquarters voted for Mario Boselli to continue his presidency for a third consecutive year. Vice Presients and Consiglieri include: Patrizio Bertelli (Prada), Diego della Valle (Tod’s), Angela Missoni (Missoni), Ermenegildo Zegna (Zegna), Giovanna Gentile Ferragamo, Stefano Sassi (Valentino).
On today’s press conference for Pitti 2014 Gaetano Marzzoto talked about the efforts of the Pitti team regarding the brand’s need to expand internationally and use Pitti as a platform to reach other markets.
Marc Jacobs has released the Fall/Winter 2013 collection. Punk is the essence of this collection with velvet-trimmed suits, chunky boots and pea coats dominating the styles, color blocking and western-inspired details. Discover the collection after the jump.
Headed by Felipe Oliveira Baptista, the jury has awarded the Grand Prix du Jury Première Vision to the Finnish designer Satu Maaranen for her women’s collection “Garment in Landscape”, inspired by an eclectic mix of Land Art, military prints and 1960s haute couture.
Tothem is an Italian menswear brand founded in Milan in June of 2012. The brand transfer photographic compositions through modern digital printing techniques on textiles. The colorful yet muted styles of the brand’s Fall/Winter 2013 Collection, feature patterns and shapes printed on high-quality Italian manufactured fabrics.
The Royal Institute of British Architects Regent Street Windows Project links fashion with architecture, and retail with culture. Cutting-edge architects work with flagship brands to create a series of unique and eye-catching displays. The collaboration aims to give architects a chance to work on a short, experimental project that showcases their skills to a new audience, while the shops they work with benefit from their new perspectives.
KRIS VAN ASSCHE pursues his work on the hybrid shoes for Fall/Winter 2013. This collection keep the brand’s aesthetic in the form of trainers, oxfords, boots and high-top sneakers in calf leather and suede in various color combinations.
Brooks Brothers are currently displaying an array of costumes from the upcoming Great Gatsby film in its Regent’s Street store. The menswear brand have collaborated with the film’s costume designer on the exhibit which will run until Friday 31st May.
The Gap, after many lost years, is finally gaining it’s mojo back thanks to Rebekka Bay. She took over as creative director for the retailer in October of last year. We are just now getting a preview of what she has been working on for the brand – and let me tell you, we are impressed!
Moda Operandi has recently released news of an exciting collaboration with the help of 12 fashion designers and brands to produce a punk inspired collection for the upcoming Costume Institute’s “Punk: Chaos to Couture” exhibit.