SoSud chooses Mario Constantino Triolo. The young Salentino brand founded in 2015 by Carrozzo sisters is now pointing to the eye, and the next Spring – Summer 2018 collection, on the talent of designer Mario Costantino Triolo. And they could only make the right decision. Master in cuts and ideas, faithful to the grandmother’s teachings and the craftsmanship of made in Italy, Mario Costantino Triolo and SoSud are rediscovered in harmony, both united in the bond with the South and accomplices in their contemporary style, attentive to tradition and manual skills. Ethereal sketches ethereal, sophisticated capsules for women who like comfort, but never give up their femininity. This is the concept of SoSud and this is the challenge Mario has decided to seize and accept!
Damiano Marini, a name that could not miss among Who Is On Next? 2017 finalists! Deluxe materials, cutting-edge leather, straps, laces and buckles are just some of the ingredients of the secret recipe signed by shoe designer Damiano Marini. And even if you are not looking for a single, trivial crystal shoe but a unique, stunning wardrobe, this is exactly the brand that’s right for you.
Who is On Next? Donna 2017 Act n°1, Cora, Davide Grillo, Marco Rambaldi, Minimal To, Taller Marmo for clothing and Amanti, Andrea Mondin, Damiano Marini, Marco Proietti, Nicogiani, Roberto di Stefano for accessories. They are the protagonists of the very famous edition Who Is On Next? Donna 2017, on stage, or better on the Altaroma, catwalk, next July 7 at Guido Reni District.
Fashion with Altaroma featuring fashion shows, competitions and events in Rome. From July 6 to 9 eternal city returns to be enriched with fashion shows and events on and off stage. Not only runways, but interesting exhibits and capillary events animate Roma that is made even more beautiful by the light of creativity.
GEDEBE is the winner of the 6th edition of the Ramponi Prize. The contest created by Alfredo Ramponi, founder of the same company in the production of synthetic crystals and ABS studs for clothing and accessories, came back to enhance talent by dedicating him an exclusive space inside the WHITE MAN & WOMAN, which took place on June 17th – 19th.
From the Premio Ramponi to the Premio Talent Network Ramponi, the forge of creativity never ceases to amaze. And to reinvent. Already the Ramponi Award, founded by Alfredo Ramponi, CEO of the international leader in the production of synthetic stones, studs and strass with thirty patents, in collaboration with the international fashion platform White Show, opened the doors to a creative patronage that is now evolving into a new cultural project. The Talent Network Premio Ramponi, in fact.
WHITE SHOW: at Via Tortona, from 17 to 19 June, the international prestige fashion showcase is ready to light up the lights and to welcome brands known as young designers. Careful furnishings up to the last detail, contemporary exhibitions, installations that have as their protagonists the unique pieces, children of a fashion system that is constantly revolving. The last word? It is always in the vanguard.
Pitti Uomo 92 … ciak turns! From Tuesday 13 to Friday, June 16, the Fortezza da Basso of Florence will become the international platform of men’s clothing and accessories collections. And in the Temple of Trends, certainly the perfume will not fail. Macroscopic, colorful, contagious with wonder: the ideas bloom, the creations flourish. BOOM, PITTI BLOOMS is the concept for the summer salon 2017 Pitti Immagine, curated by lifestyler Sergio Colantuoni.
WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO 2017 : fashion meets talents. Bad Deal, Magliano, Matteolamandini, Milano 140, Omar, Selfmade by Gianfranco Villegas. Here are the finalists of WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO 2017, a scouting project aimed at researching new talents in men’s fashions made in Italy, organized by Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery and promoted by Pitti Immagine Uomo in collaboration with Altaroma and L’Uomo Vogue.
Ottica iSee: a store of great … views. Imagine you a young team always hunting for the latest news, an innovative space inhabited by sophisticated eyewear frames, constantly eager customers of the right piece and … an idea, or rather a vision you’ve made it. This is Ottica iSee, this is looking to the future. And if a detail makes the difference, even more the glasses. But Ottica iSee is not just fashion.
International Woolmark Prize 2017 : the well-known contest dedicated to new in the industry, organized by The Woolmark Company, now becomes even more precious. An increase in prize money for winners of the Menswear and Womenswear categories at 200,000 Australian dollars and a major prize-giving award, the Innovation Award. This title is intended not only to the designer who will originally develop a Merino woolen fabric, that will receive 100,000 Australian dollars, in addition to the opportunity for business development, but also to the textile company involved in designing, sustaining and promoting through the global network of The Woolmark Company.
Among the 65 candidates from the six regions (Austria, Asia, Europe, British Isles, Middle East and United States) to represent Made in Italy will be Miao Ran and Nicola Brognano. Young but already excellence in the fashion system. Miao Ran, born in China and moved to Italy in 2008, after a master’s degree in Fashion Design at Naba, a job in the jewellery industry and then in the scenography collaborating with Bob Wilson, is selected by Vogue Italia as Who’s On Next’s finalist? 2015. After a year his first men’s collection fashion show at the Teatro Armani, volumes that look much to its East.
Different origins and paths are those that have marked Nicola Brognano: calabrese, who has been specializing in Fashion Design at the Istituto Marangoni in Milan, has already worked with Giambattista Valli and Dolce&Gabbana, and then launches his brand in 2015. Winner of Who Is On Next? 2016 and The Next Talents 2017, he stands out for a style that lives in contrasts, ranging from hyper-femininity to sporty chìc. International Woolmark Prize 2017: an investment that looks to the future, a prize that looks at talent.
Credits Photo: S.Dragone- G.Palma / L.Sorrentino/ Brognano/Miao Ran
The Creative Spot : storytelling goes into … shop! A pop-up store featuring creativity where design and fashion follow in a talented tales. In the heart of Fidenza Village from April to December 2017 The Creative Spot will be featured with innovative pieces and sophisticated collections.
PREZIOSA 2017: Florence Jewellery Week. Lovers of jewel, and not only … Florence calls! From May 24 to 28 2017, the most precious week that is there, it returns to “jewel” the district of the Oltrarno, between the lungarni and the historic Piazza Santo Spirito.
Eunique ? Applied Arts, fashion, design: in Germany, with its ninth edition, from 19 to 21 May, Karlsruhe International Fair returns. Selected through a selection that aims to maintain high quality, the 350 exhibitors, including art galleries, ateliers, arts academies, and emerging designers, will show and sell truly unique pieces.
Wo/Man Italian Style : shop event, top event! In the fashion quadrilateral, there is air of … novelty! On May 27th and 28th, from 11.00 to 24.00 on Saturday and from 11.00 to 20.00 on Sunday, in the exclusive atmosphere of Atelier Corso Como 5, the focus is on the young, excellent reality.
“ Creativity Contest – The Posing Jewel ”. After the great success of the first edition, Creativity Oggetti, back to launch the international biennial competition reserved for jewelers designers and professional artists. From May 13 to June 30 you will be able to visit the exhibition ” Creativity Contest – The Posing Jewel ” at Creativity Oggetti Via Carlo Alberto 40 / f Turin.
International Handicrafts Trade Fair, from April 22 to May 1, in Fortezza da Basso. Once again at the 81st edition, the most handmade fair that exists, will also host the Tuscan capital this year with a series of numerous and preventable events.
Mini Essenza Capsule by Damai. It’s a cool and glamorous line, the Mini essenza Capsule by Damai dedicated to Mini Bags and enriched with new colors and leather. Always attentive to the quality and workmanship Made in Italy, the Florentine brand combines a rigorous design with the concept of customization, even in the mini version.