An art whose essence lies in the meaning that shapes the work, an investigation turned into emotional charismatic aesthetic experience: that’s how we like to define in a few words the creations of Valentina Sciumè.
The jewelry by Roberta Risolo evoke landscapes and feelings of this wonderful country, the Salento, atmospheres shaped by a combination of materials and colors skillfully worked that create small masterpieces of contemporary art. Experimenting with less costly materials, highly evocative as wood and stone, to create exclusive jewelery, steeped in history and tradition.
Roberta Risolo, born in Galatina in 1983, a very young age she is dedicated to the art of jewelery. After graduating in “Art of metals and jewelery,” she moved to Vicenza to attend various courses. She began working as a designer with major companies like Montblanc, John Galliano, Chopard, Tiffany & Co, Bulgari, until in 2013 she decided to devote himself to his personal project by launching the namesake brand.
The jewelry Roberta Risolo reveal the strong bond with the culture and traditions of Salento, land of origin of the designer. The Olive Wood Collection consists of rings, earrings, necklaces made with noble olive wood and brass, jewelry turned into sophisticated forms enclosing pearls and precious stones. The Collection Prickly Pear, clearly inspired by the characteristic plant of the landscapes of Salento, is made of brass with galvanic bath, amethyst, tourmaline and quartz. Within the Marine Elements Collection find a brooch in rhodium-plated brass, enamel and pearls is a starfish, brass rings in four different colors are inspired by the sea urchin, brass earrings and precious stones depicting the seaweed. Suggestive creations, full of excitement, that are revealed in these and other collections of Roberta Risolo you can discover on http://www.robertarisolo.it/
Fun, feminine and very glamorous, here comes the Ouigal shoes . Made of natural materials such as wood, rope, cork and leather Ouigal shoes is entirely Made in Italy. Selected by Vogue Italia and Thecorner.com for The Vogue Talents Corner.com, Ouigal brand was on display this past February at Palazzo Morando in Milan and for sale on the site thecorner.com, an interesting and exciting revelation that seduced us from the first collection, the spring -estate 2015.
The brand Ouigal was born from the passion of Martina Ferri Faggioli, young designer born in Verona in 1985. After studying fashion design at the Istituto Marangoni in Milan, where she graduated in 2008, Martina Ferri Faggioli, relying for the production at the historic shoe factory Falca, launches in 2014 the brand of shoes Ouigal experiencing immediately acclaim.
Ouigal combines impeccable quality arising on traditional Italian, an incredible comfort despite high heels and a refined taste with hints of retro. For the autumn – winter 2016 inspiration are the 70: wooden heels, pastel colors, laminate skins, sinuous fringes. A compelling collection, suitable for any occasion, for a free , carefree, wild style.
For info http://www.ouigal.com/it/
Do you have recognized these? Yes, because the bags of Paula Cadermatori not go unnoticed and her style is unmistakable. Contrasting colors, patterns created by interlacing and inlays, the iconic silver closure for bags of vigorous creativity and a determination explosive.
Paula Cademartori , born in 1983 in Brazil, since little has a deep passion for fashion. In 2005 she moved to Italy, to Milan, to attend before a master in Fashion Accessories at the Istituto Marangoni, then a course in “Young Fashion Manager” at Bocconi.
After studying Paola Cademartori began working first as Orciani in Fano, then Versace, again in Milan. In 2009 she decided to participate in Vogue Talents, an initiative to support emerging talent, presenting a project based on a line of shoes. In 2010 Paula Cademartori launches namesake brand and in 2011 she presented her first collection of bags coming from among the finalists of the “Who Is On Next? “. Thanks to this participation Paula Cademartori acquires a growing reputation among experts and enthusiasts.
Art-inspired, contemporary and incredibly sophisticated, Paula Cademartori’s bags are already become the must-have. Original and colorful creations, made entirely in Italy, immediately recognizable, which fits directly into our wishlist. And for autumn-winter 2015 – 2016 the brand Paula Cademartori is enhanced with the first line of shoes, a natural evolution and at the same time a return to basics, coordinated the collection of bags. Paula Cademartori is refinement, luxury, excellent craftsmanship enclosed in a unique style and timeless. You can buy Paula Cademartori’s bags on LUISAVIAROMA.COM
For info http://www.paulacademartori.com/it/
Silk, a light fabric, soft, shiny, which becomes the protagonist of the capsule collection of Ah/Ok. Young brand born in May, Ah/Ok is the brainchild of two designers, Francesca Errani and Claudia Carieri , with the intention of making the creations that were free from patterns and trends and to follow only a personal aesthetic . A collection born from the passion and instinct which is revealed in all its beauty through minimal forms, cuts rigorous and sophisticated prints. [Read more…]
Contemporary design and rock atmosphere are the creative code of Di Liborio, a brand created by Liborio Capizzi. Extremely precious creations, entirely Made in Italy, from the tailoring, in an unusual vision of fashion where classics are decomposed and reworked in many rich facets of fascinating details. Mystical influences where materials determine the forms, in a clever play of layers, creating mysterious, elegant, refined and sophisticated allure.
Liborio Capizzi, originally from Sicily, has been working for 16 years with Gianfranco Ferrè in the realization of the pret-a-porter. After many travels and experiences, in 2013 he decided to create his own project by launching the brand Di Liborio. A new path made possible by collaboration with Giorgia Mattioli, daughter of Franco Mattioli, historic former associate of Gianfranco Ferrè.
Di Liborio is not just a brand but a project built on three label identified by different colors: the red label is the collection of pret-a-porter, the black label is re-customized as addresses turn heads that customers want renew a view to recycling, the white label is a service tailored suits absolutely unique. Di Liborio is an ambitious idea was born from a true passion and dedication combined with infinite courage to come out of the box offering an unconventional fashion that represents the personality of the wearer. You can buy Di Liborio creations on the online store Antonioli by clicking on the banner below. For info http://diliborio.it/
Vodivì is a combination of design, innovation and craftsmanship, unique style inspired by the beauty of the Italian territories. Collections of bags entirely made in Italy made with natural materials according to the largest craft traditions, which tell from time to time the personality of the various Italian territories that inspire. A young and innovative project, linked to environmental protection and the promotion of the territory: purchasing a bag, in fact, you have access to a combined route, created specifically with tour operator partners.
Two collections made by Vodivì: “Landscapes” in eight models inspired by the region of Bassa Valle Umbra, bags made of hemp and natural fiber fabrics inspired by hilly horizons and “Petra”, in six models, the collection related to Valnerina with its villages mysterious, abbeys, towers. Thanks to carefully selected materials and finishes evocative applied to bags and semi-precious, such as leather colored by hand the Consorzio toscano, the glass beads with their nuances irregular made in Umbertide, silver pure gold district of Arezzo, the pink stone of Mount Subasio, it is possible to trace, through an imaginary journey, the places which draws each collection.
Vodivì participate in the next edition of Mipel 108 in Milan, the international leather goods, a world leader in the sector. On this occasion Vodivì will preview the collection “Intrecci Rinascimentali – Terre della Gioconda”, for which the designer Beatrice Mezzetti drew inspiration from the rich and elegant area of Montefeltro. Fascinating creations that come from wealth given by the nature and history of a territory and evoke fascinating, intriguing atmospheres.
For info http://www.vodivi.com/
Project 149 was born from alchemy it consists of a sportswear style combined with a seductive femininity, between innovation of forms and materials and tradition of high Italian tailoring. Projected towards a new concept of pret-a-porter, Project 149 is made constant experimentation of new combinations of fabrics and materials processed according to ancient craft traditions of haute couture.
The brand Project 149, based in Cremona, was launched in 2013 by Monica Mignone and Elisa Vigilante. After winning in 2012, the award for the best fashion designers in the competition held at Cool Hunter Italy Trade Show, with their first project, the brand About Me, Elisa and Monica decide to create Project 149. In July 2014 the brand is among the finalists in the tenth edition of “Who Is On Next?“, fashion scouting project created by AltaRoma in collaboration with Vogue Italia. Although two very different personalities, Elisa Vigilante and Monica Mignone managed to fit perfectly their different backgrounds working on a project in which shows the passion and well-defined style that sets it apart.
For the autumn-winter 2016, in a color palette made of intense colors, the sporty expressed by technical fabrics is made from ultra-feminine skirts and dresses from soft silhouette. A casual collection inspired cosmic universe and the world of minerals in which, among iridescence and transparency, are juxtaposed fabrics and light machining and voluminous as the pleated, in stiffer materials. Lurex and applications artificial fur make it extremely glamorous and sophisticated style this collection daily, consisting of a refinement chasing a ‘elegant informality.
For info http://project149.com/
Federica Berardelli, elegant and feminine bags that come from a soul rock. Enveloped by the heady atmosphere, underground, between shadows and reflections, these bags, that have become iconic, best represent the mood of their creative, mysterious and alluring. Federica Berardelli creates bags extremely valuable selecting leathers and valuable fabrics, applying jewelry made entirely by hand, taking care of every single detail to best represent the excellence of Made in Italy.
Federica Berardelli decided to launch the brand of bags of the same name in 2012. The daughter of artists, born in Rome, passionate about art, film and travel, she begins her creative process with the creation of jewelry and accessories. In 2010 she takes care of the business side of a famous Roman designer handbags finding the right inspiration and the gritty passion that led her to take her own path. As the designer says:
“Bags are for me a reflection of the character and personality of the woman: the type of bag you will immediately understand what kind of femininity was in contact.”
For fall/winter 2015-2016 Federica Berardelli brings on stage the famous handbag Alex, inspired by the third eye interpreted as the sixth sense of every woman, that particular intuition given by a marked sensitivity. The model Alex as closing a jewel bronze enamelled eyeball, and is available in version mini, medium and maxi. Then combining this model has become iconic, innovative new models that win with fringes, geometries and polychrome. Calfskin, spotted pony, python in bold colors ranging from black to red, from laminate iridescent silver. A clear style for a strong, independent woman, a relaxed woman who can distinguish yourself in a refined.
For info http://www.federicaberardelli.com/
Jamais Sans Toi, jewelry with innovative and modern design handmade according to the ancient art of ceramics. Unique jewelry, versatile and in some cases transformed, to wear the preciousness of a concept, an idea that starts from essential shapes and basic colors and enriched with fine and iridescent details .
Jamais Sans Toi brand was launched in 2012 by two sisters, Camilla and Valentina Gallo. Different paths that complement the will to create a common project that is her driving force is in ceramics. In addition to the creation of the design and implementation of the jewels, Camilla and Valentina cure even the packaging and marketing of their creations, devoting special care to every single aspect.
Jamais Sans Toi is the excellence of Made in Italy, ceramic jewelry carefully crafted out of white earthenware, baked at 950 °, glazed and then subjected to a further batch. Data from the iridescent luster, special coloring applied by brush on ceramics, give a ‘unique allure. Assembled on leather thread, decorated with gold and platinum, processed respecting health and the environment, these jewels are real unique pieces dedicated to a woman who likes to wear elegant and chic exclusive creations.
For info http://www.jamaissanstoi.it/it
Daizy Shely is contrast, creativity, beauty come together in a creative emotional motion creating disarming creations. Daizy Shely collections are very feminine, sometimes bon ton, with an opulence of fabrics and details, shaped through a drama that seems to become a fragile shield of sweetness. [Read more…]
Inspiration bohemian, nomadic spirit, freedom of mind are the seeds that feed the creativity of Barbara Bonner. Bags of delicate lightness, in sinuous movement, seduce with soft colors, intriguing plots, preserving precious detail the need for versatility and functionality of women active and independent.
Barbara Bonner was born in Italy but very young he traveled extensively, from London to Toronto, from Boston to Washington, absorbing experiences and emotions that shaped her personality. Creativity and determination of Barbara Bonner were definitely also influenced by his grandmother, fearless circus, and grandfather, an expert diamond cutter. After completing his studies in psychology, the designer began his real passion, entering on tiptoe into the world of fashion. After winning a Masters in Marketing and Communication of fashion in Milan, she moved to London to study at Central St Martins. A Ibiza born the first bag and is then launched the namesake brand.
The bags of Barbara Bonner are made of prized leathers of lamb, much lighter than the calf, by skilled artisans in Tuscany in the best tradition of Made in Italy. A distinctive feature of the designer is the frequent use of the fringes, very long and bulky, arranged in three lines, which give fluidity and grit to a style incredibly glamorous. Luxury handbags made of elements mesmerizing, “an eccentric sobriety”, as claimed by the designer, for women bold and eclectic. You can buy bags by Barbara Bonner on LUISAVIAROMA.COM
For info http://www.barbara-bonner.com/
It is rapidly approaching the 108th edition of Mipel – The Bag Show, the exhibition of leather to be held in Milan from 1 to 4 September 2015. The historic international event this year is renewed starting from the top with the entry of Riccardo Braccialini as new president AIMPES. A new direction, strongly supported by Mipel President Roberto Briccola, for this event, which will be presented in the modern pavilion 10 of the fair in Rho.
Among the new an interesting project involving ten emerging designers of Made in Italy who will interpret, according to their style and creativity, a bag model became a cult classic, the shopping bag. The talents are chosen Badura, Barbara Bonner, Benedetta Bruzziches, Alessandro Enriquez, Filippo Fanini, Gedebe, Azzurra Gronchi, Giancarlo Petriglia, Salar and V73.
In the area dedicated, called “The glamourous”, emerging designers will exhibit a selection of their S / S 2016, and the unique pattern of shopping bag created for the event. Every shopping bag will also have an innovative digital device, provided by idOO, which will allow you to view information on the brand and the designer, pointing the new smartphone by LG leather G4 chip inserted in the bags.
And there’s more! The initiative was boosted by “The Glamourous Spy Story”, ten short movies presented in preview at the inauguration of the event and interpreted by five famous bloggers: Candela Novembre, Linda Tol, Veronica Ferraro, Elisa Taviti and Paola Turani.
Mipel this year presents an edition full of new and is not to be missed!
For info http://www.mipel.com/
Catherine de Medici 1533 is femininity, eccentricity, refinement and opulence. Young brand of shoes arrived among the finalists in the last edition of Who is on next, famous scouting project created by AltaRoma in collaboration with Vogue Italia, Catherine de Medici 1533 seduces us with sinuous shapes, precious materials, contrasting fabrics and colors inspired the past and yet absolutely contemporary.
Francesca Pisano was born in 1985 in Rivoli. As a child, strongly attracted by fashion, learns from her grandmother the art of ‘couture and respectful devotion to tradition. In 2009 Francesca Pisano graduated in Law but soon after, when he runs in the history of Catherine de Medici, resurfaces the dormant passion and in 2013 began to design shoes, launching the brand Catherine de Medici 1533.
It is said that Catherine de Medici was the first woman to have worn heels during a social event. In 1533, in fact, Catherine de Medici married the Duke of Orleans, King Henry II by wearing high heels and defying the rigid social patterns. And this was not the only episode in which the queen was distinguished, in fact, she was known for his talent and lively bizarre precursor of fashions and trends, she is still a source of inspiration to this day.
The shoes by Catherine de Medici 1533 have an incredibly feminine allure created from precious materials, contrasting colors and decided, exclusive details. Rare leathers, velvets, silks in sophisticated combinations that are inspired by the past echoing elegant royalty, finely crafted by experienced artisans who make unique excellence of Made in Italy. Shoes worn by women daring, resourceful, confident, determined and always elegant, women who like to stand out, just like Catherine de Medici.
For info http://www.catherinedemedici1533.com/
Égotique is research the aesthetic sense in the geometry of the forms, it is passion that meticulously composes the beauty and elegance, it is the value of craftsmanship that is mixed with an experimental design made of quality materials and technicians.
The name Égotique, adjective French for the attention to detail and aesthetic appetite narcissism linked to the ornament reflects the symbolism of these jewels designed to give charm and personality to the wearer.
The Égotique brand was launched in 2012 by two young girls, Clizia Monaca and Martina Raspanti, with different backgrounds that complement each other in a perfect fit. Clizia Monaca, born in 1987, after a degree in Product Design at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Florence, and worked on several projects in 2011 designed his first collection of jewelry, immediately noticed and selected by Spiga2, multi-brand Dolce & Gabbana Milan. Martina Raspanti, born in 1988, completed technical studies, in 2008 he started working in the family business that has been making accessories for major fashion brands. A creative personality and a pragmatic personality have created an exciting project fruit of a common passion.
The Égotique jewelry are shaped by the intersection of forms and materials the result of careful research. Between sheets of brass plated and wet in 24 carat gold, precious stones, acrylic resins that reveal unique colors, it creates a union of cylinders, triangles, spheres, rectangles when construction of each element is done scrupulously, entrusted to the hands of skilful Tuscan craftsmen that shape creations of the highest quality in full respect of the ancient traditions of Made in Italy.
What really it makes precious jewels Égotique is the emotional value that instill in every woman. The pleasure of wearing accessories rich symbolism in which, starting from simple shapes and primary leads to a building sophisticated and refined. Designed to be worn every day, the jewelry Égotique for the spring – summer 2015 are colored with a taste a bit retro made of white marble, teal, pink, black tar, in sophisticated geometric compositions that evoke elegance without time, that enchants and seduces.
For info http://egotique.com/
A creative motion given off by the music, artistic suggestions, an aesthetic that is revealed in a kaleidoscopic and that dazzles the senses with curiosity and irony: this is what builds Massimo Giorgetti with his brand Msgm. A mosaic of emotions expressed through precious fabrics, bright colors, eye-catching prints that make a brand Msgm absolutely contemporary and instantly recognizable.
Massimo Giorgetti, born in Rimini in 1977, after the technical institute began working for important boutiques and showrooms, then within the offices style on research and product. In 2009 he decided to give space to his passion and he is launching, in partnership with the group Paoloni, the brand Msgm. In 2010 the competition for emerging designers “Who is on next” organized by AltaRoma in collaboration with Vogue Italia, Msgm comes finalist quickly becoming very popular both in Italy and abroad.
Style cross that revolutionizes the vision of Made in Italy, anchored in the concepts of composed and classical elegance, offering excellence and high quality intriguingly, in a delicate balance that combines the simplicity and linearity of the forms an explosion of colors and prints. Here we present the Cruise Collection Msgm anticipating the spring – summer 2015, and that is in our opinion the core stylistic of Massimo Giorgetti: dresses, pants, tops, skirts cuts regular and casual urban style themselves with accurate prints and embroideries between color palette tones decided in perfect rhythmic alternation. Pieces to mix, to wear every day with lightness and irony given by contrasting textures and sporty details.
In a few years the brand Msgm reached international success and it is now distributed in hundreds of stores. A style very contemporary, experimental, unconventional that seduced even industry experts. And so, after collaborating with Cattelan and Toilet Paper with a capsule collection of sweatshirts that have become must-have, now the designer Massimo Giorgetti was appointed creative director of Pucci. Awards more than deserved for a brand, Msgm, which has somewhat democratized Italian products while maintaining the authenticity of the tradition but at the same time making it fresh, playful, versatile. You can find on sale collections Msgm on LUISAVIAROMA.COM
For info http://www.msgm.it/
Magic, lightness, humor and a touch of glamor in the creations of Francesco Ballestrazzi that with surreal artistry evokes feelings fairy and leads us in atmospheres with its unusual hats from working strictly craft made in Italy, unique pieces made personally by the young designers meticulously , real works of art to be worn in a fair and exuberant spirit.
Francesco Ballestrazzi, a native of Carpi, was born in 1982. He attended the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera, he moved to Milan where he began working first for Alexander McQueen and after for Moschino, curing composition of the boutique. In 2011 he decided to give free rein to his creativity and launches namesake brand Francesco Ballestrazzi Hats and Creations. Exclusive hats and accessories made by hand by the young artist that excite fashion icons like Anna dello Russo and certainly not go unnoticed.
The spring – summer collection 2015 is called DayDream, visual expression of romantic dreams, featuring flowers, stars, ribbons, bows in pastel colors of extreme volumes and fun shapes. Francesco Ballestrazzi, with his genius, is the Mad Hatter of our day, and this year has also created a delicious Kids Collection that will make children smile. The collections of Francesco Ballestrazzi, being unique pieces made with precious materials, are present in the luxury stores around the world. A capsule collection to be sold online, and if you want to venture and amaze you can find on LUISAVIAROMA.COM
And as claimed by John Galliano: “You should not ask ‘why are you wearing a hat?’ What you should ask is ‘why do not you take him?’ ”
Daniele Michetti shoes never cease to amaze us, season after season are imposed forcefully on our wish list. An explosive creativity running from a minimal concept and is developed through careful workmanship and details that make these shoes absolutely unique. The iconic style of Daniele Michetti finds himself in all his creations and is represented by a particular attention to the exuberant part of the heel and ankle which often applies original decorations but never excessive.
Daniele Michetti, born in the Marche in 1976 into a family of shoemakers, very young age joined the studio experience in developing business in an almost unconscious that passion that made him a successful designer. After his studies, in fact, Daniele Michetti with Santoni began working as a designer and product manager. At the same time he is collaborating with Roberto Menichetti for La Martina collections and Burberry Prorsum. A career that spans both clothing and accessories leading Michetti, from 2005 to 2007, to the creation of collections Alberto Guardiani and cooperation with the group Copen, licensee of Alviero Martini brand, Mila Shon, Ferrè and Alessandro Dell’Acqua. In 2010 Daniele Michetti working together with Stefano Pilati for Yves Saint Laurent men’s accessories, he collaborates with Moncler accessories and accessories for men he becomes responsible for Sergio Rossi.
In 2009 Daniele Michetti, winner of Who is on Next, accessories category, he decided to create the shoe brand that bears his name: a point of arrival and at the same time a starting point. With a clear and defined Michetti designs and then manufactures sophisticated shoes that evolve from minimalism enriched with details from the data processing of materials, volumes, contrasts of color. With dedication and passion Daniele Michetti runs between design and handicrafts, with a meticulous attention to detail and a work made entirely by hand of these fabulous creations makes the authentic excellence of Made in Italy.
For the SS2015 Daniele Michetti takes us back to the atmosphere of ancient Greece, following a color scheme simple but effective and producing, as well as wonderful heels even gladiators leather laser cut, leather woven ballerinas and leather sandals satisfying the whim of a woman who demands convenience and comfort but at the same time exclusivity with a touch of eccentricity. Real must-have that you can find for sale on LUISAVIAROMA.COM
For info http://www.michettidaniele.com/