The Profumi di Boboli is something different from the usual exhibition / trade. It ‘something that is rooted in the artistic traditions and botanical manufacturing tied to the universe, strictly selected for its quality and authenticity of the product and representativeness of the territory.
It ‘also something of authentic Florentine, for the season that sees the Florentine iris bloom and especially because at the Tuscan court was born the art of fragrances.
ARTIGIANATO & PALAZZO is an invaluable occasion to see approx. 80 master craftsmen showing their skills and explaining ancient and preserved techniques – in the beautiful location of Giardino Corsini in Florence.
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).
In a beautiful hidden courtyard of an old Milano building, the Lambert team met today Andrea Incontri, a very talented Italian designer. We had the privilege of having a preview of his upcoming women’s pre-collection followed-up by an interesting talk with him about fashion and life in general.
Stay tuned to see his beautiful new collection!
The Lambert team was invited this morning to a special preview of the capsule collection designed by Tracey Wong for OVS’s wonderful project called F4YG (Fashion For Young Generations).
OVS’s project to launch and help new young designers in following the production and distribution in their own stores is a major opportunity which today happens once in a lifetime and this time Tracey Wong was selected as the first designer of this fantastic initiative.
Yesterday evening the Lambert team was invited to attend the Roger Vivier’s book presentation in the exclusive location of 10 Corso Como. Mrs Carla Sozzani hosted the event with Ines de la Fressange and Bruno Frisoni and many people of the Milanese jet set were there to celebrate.
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.
Last Sunday, the last day of the Salone del Mobile week, we have been invited to take part of A Casa Project, an idea born three years ago by Francesca Ballini Richards and her team. The projects consists in itinerant lunches in prestigious Milanese houses where FBR team presents tableware, new furniture and food resources putting together several people who have to do with the world of creativity.
It was fun, delicious and full of energy meeting a great eclectic crowd. Thanks Francesca and FBR Team!
For more info go to: http://www.acasaproject.com/
Picture credits: A Casa Project
Baccarat presented during Salone del Mobile 2013 Baccarat Highlights at Euroluce. The Zenit chandelier an icon of the Baccarat collection once designed by Philippe Starck was now revisited in neon, marble and Murano.