HOGAN SPRING SUMMER 2013 WOMEN'S BACKSTAGE VIDEO
Le Marche & Fashion
Le Marche offers an esteemed fashion industry that over time has developed an expertise that permit to understand the needs and desires of the market, especially from the end consumer side. Le Marche is a land of ancient traditions and crafts manufacturing, here, are located some of the major brands famous all over the world. A trip to the Marche, may also be an opportunity to switch from the classic historical and cultural tour to another exquisitely fashionable, in search of numerous outlets and factory stores. The shoe making district of Fermo and Macerata situated on the border of the provinces of the same name, represents the largest concentration of footwear producing companies in Italy.
Curated by Mariano Pallottini
You don't have to travel all the way to Le Marche in Italy for luxury leather shoes!
Italian handmade shoe brand, Santoni, opened its US flagship store at 762 Madison Avenue this past Friday.
Santoni's 972 square foot boutique, designed by Spanish architect Patricia Urquiola, was created to replicate Santoni's flagship boutique in Milan on Via Montenapoleone.
The New York boutique features men's and women's luxury collections. [...]
The Santoni for AMG revs up with some new models inspired by the bold style and retro feel of the Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG off-road car.
There are combat boots with an urban vibe and, for the first time, Santoni accessories for AMG: backpack, belt and wallet, a cutting-edge high-tech takes on the classic item of a man’s sports wardrobe. [...]
This special exhibition is devoted to an everyday object, which is used by people to protect the sole of the foot: the shoe
In collaboration with the Northampton Museums and Art Gallery in England, home to the world’s largest collection of historical shoes, this exhibition of over 220 pairs of shoes takes you on a journey through the footwear fashions of the last 3000 years. In addition to its purely protective function and its importance for many people as a fashion item, throughout history the shoe has also been connected with social status and membership of particular social groups. The oldest shoe in the exhibition comes from Egypt, and dates from around 1000 BC.
More than 30 artists from across the globe have made their artistic shoe creations available for the exhibition. Shoes from the designers of tomorrow also offer visitors a taste of the future.
Thomas Murphy, an English shoemaker of bespoke shoes for the young and old, will demonstrate his craft on various weekends. The visitors will have the chance to experience live how handmade shoes are made today, and will have the opportunity to try their hand at a bit of shoemaking themselves.
Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel www.spielzeug-welten-museum-basel.ch
It recharges various battery devices such as; mobile, MP3, GPS, camera, netbook and many others while you are in trip away from home.
A new system integrates three sources: solar energy, energy from diffuse light (indoor lighting such as neon etc.) and movement (piezo).
Personal computer, Tablet, Smartphone, Navigatore, Mp3, camera, Mobile… How many times have you been without power just when you needed? Now your bag has the proper energy you need, having the high quality materials and Italian design.
A leather bag realized by one of the most popular areas of italian leather, giving care to choice of the best materials, in union with Solar and Piezoelectric technology. Zenobika recovers energy and charge through solar ray, interiors diffused light and from simple movements with a piezoelectric devices.
For Massimo Santini - FW 2014 2015 Shooting Session Backstage Photographer Sabrina VInci / Model Anastasia Mazzoni
Massimo Santini is a shoe brand based in Morrovalle in the Shoes district of Le Marche. Santini declares to produce the most confortable women's shoes but also casual, sophisticated and exclusives.
The boots have a modern take on a classic favourite: as charming as it is bold. The high boot is the must-have of the Fall Winter season 2014/2015 as also the Satini's Biker boots enriched with fresh details, impeccably stylish and in beautiful soft leather.
The proposals of the new Loriblu shoes for women autumn winter 2014/15 collection includes various models and details to suit every woman: the romantic girl, the strict woman, young-change and those who are about going to the altar. For every moment and every occasion Loriblu has an answer and a proposal of great elegance and unique selection of shoes. Testimonial of the campaign is Elisabetta Gregoraci
At just 29 years of age, Eros Pennacchioni is already perched pretty high up on the career ladder: he is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Giudi, an Italian leather goods company founded by his father in 1975.
Eros has a few lessons of his own for success in the workplace. Read on to find out what we learned from our chat with the young CEO:
Giudi, the Italian leather goods label, celebrated the official opening of its first ever store in Asia, on October 16. The launch was held at its newly opened boutique at the Mandarin Gallery in Singapore. [...]
European footwear and accessories retailer Carlo Pazolini is proud to announce the appointment of British designer Lee Wood as Creative Director. Wood hails from the Versace maison where he built his career over the last 15 years on the creative team of Donatella Versace. His premier collection of shoes, handbags and accessories for Carlo Pazolini will launch for Spring/Summer 2015 [...]
When it comes to class, 60-year-old Diego Della Valle has plenty of it. The Italian tycoon has spent most of his life transforming the tiny shoe factory his grandfather built into a global giant. Today, the Tod's empire is worth €2.7 billion ($3.4 billion), while Forbes ranks him as one of Italy’s richest men with a fortune of $1.6 billion. [...]
The menswear brand presents its range of outergarments for women Lardini, a brand based in Filottrano, near Ancona in Le Marche in Italy, is attaining increasing conomic success from its menswear collections, exporting 55% of its production. On 19 February 2013, at its showroom on Via della Spiga in Milan, it took another momentous step forward, launching its first collection of womenswear. The collection comprises a relatively small number of outergarments, about 55, all reflecting the brand's extensive archive of colours and fabrics dating to the 1950s and 60s. [...]
Tod s founder on how he turned his small shoemaking business into a global empire
He’s the man who turned a pair of shoes into a billion dirham empire. But behind the charismatic Diego Della Valle’s immense riches and influence, there is a man who’s always been about the people — the people who work for him and his close friends and family. [...]
Dripping with Swarovski jewellery and wearing Le Silla open toe red crystal pumps, Eva is poised against Campari’s wheel of time, symbolising the key dates in Campari’s rich and colourful past where 12 of its most iconic and best-loved cocktail recipes were born.
Inspiration looks to the past, to those early 80s and to a strong and decisive style. The models of shoes vary greatly and have all interesting particularities. We find, in fact, handcrafted ankle boots and boots embellished with swarovski; sneakers, from urban and contemporary taste, enriched by closure of the strap that recalls a Rolex of 1960; the classic heels have a plateau inspired by the one of the scandinavian sole, ensuring absolute comfort. The materials range from the reptile to the horse leather and still find the animal print on sneakers and on ankle boots. [source]
“Dakota is our muse. She has inspired this easy-to-wear collection full of personality.”
The shoe models change, but the style is one. All goes perfectly with jeans and a T-shirt, or peeps surprisingly from under an evening dress.
In fact “day and night” is the concept of the brand’s fall-winter 2014-15 campaign. AGL commissioned photographer Kacper Kasprzyk to take the colour snapshot in New York. [...]
On 14 October 2014 Dondup celebrated its fifteenth anniversary launching the new website dondup.com.
The brand, led and founded in 2009 by Massimo Berloni, CEO, and Manuela Mariotti, creative director, has gone through an overall evolution which started as a denim brand and grew into a complete fashion and lifestyle brand.
The Italian brand’s refreshed website is overseen by Christopher Simmonds, creative soul of several international magazines, who chose clean and essential graphics coherent with the evolution of the brand. [...]
Have you been feeling love for Tod’s bags lately? You are not the only one and just in case you wonder why, it is probably all the doings of Tod’s current Creative Director, Alessandra Facchinetti who assumed the post earlier this year. I have been feeling love for the D-Cube bowlers and now the shopping bag got my attention too. After not so good mark at Gucci and Valentino, Alessandra Facchinetti seems to have found her home at Tod’s. When the bag is this good, it is about time success follows. The D-Cube shopping bag is available in two sizes – small (31.5cm) and medium (35cm). Price is [...]
Across the glamorous nightclubs with an international group of rising stars whose creative careers are as inspiring as their personal style.
Camille Charriere, Mimi Xu, Jack Guinness and Maria Host-Ivessich interpret the sophisticated and rock-chic mood of HOGAN Fall-Winter 2014/15 Collection.
Hints and allusions to the look of the tribes' urban areas are found in the new collection Fall Winter "Italian shoes" Giorgio Fabiani. The shoes are colored in dusty tones and bright shades, are adorned with fur and metallic applications. Low-or medium-height heels, stilettos, shoes and sneakers little man, almost completely replace "italian fashion" wedges and platform of the past. Heels banana bags and rigid geometric lines and eye-catching and characterize the feminine silhouette.
"...its coat, its colors and gloss... we had to find a way to make unique and unforgettable leopard spot, giving a sense of eternity to all the colors and sensations that only nature can give.
Leopard skin has been reproduced on a printed satin and then we have followed that spotted pattern to decorate the fabric with precious crystals, recreating the same nuances as the animal's coat.
The outcome: a classy and stylish pump totally in tune with Le Silla"
To Loriblu collections are always associated the concepts of exclusivity, glamour, uniqueness, the indispensable result of most accurate technique of footwear technics. For the autumn-winter ‘14 -15 expects us a trip in the atmosphere either retro, or techno, romantic, or casual. A style mixing day and night, red carpet and office, easy living and cocktail mood. Many themes that not only offer many ideas of fashion and elegance, but that meet a wide application of styles and types expressed by the global market.
To observe the Loriblu collections also means to see the union (very successful) between a timeless traditional craftsmanship, typical of the Marche industrial district, and the application of highly advanced technology, capable of giving a contemporary feel to the different models. [...]