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/