Kaleos Eyehunters, the dynamic and young eyewear brand that winks at the fashion, and not only, will present in exclusive, in the avant-garde store Ottica iSee, all the latest novelty. In a mix of fashion, design and art, Kaleos Eyehunters conquers everyone’s eyes and does so with its exclusive frames with a unique design.
Backpack: from school desks to catwalks, the new fashion wants it sporty and … chic! Ideal for relaxing weekend getaways, comfortable for adventure holidays, fun for a walk downtown with friends. Whether worn on a shoulder or flaunted like a bag, winking at the underground or hippie style, the backpack is still in the top ten of the most clicked (and worn!) It bags of the moment.
With the first Artigiani di Sicilia Store, the Sicilian brand widens its views even more! Last February, in fact, a new delight for the eyes was born in Aci Bonaccorsi: the Artigiani di Sicilia Store in Sicily. A corner where you can admire and find unique and exclusive pieces, obviously signed by Artigiani di Sicilia … but not only.
From Italy to France to California, the Artigiani di Sicilia Store offers the opportunity to “dress your eyes” with glasses frames of all details, signed by highly sought after names. But let’s take a step back and let’s remember together how this innovative brand, which caught us at first glance, was born … Sicily, wood, glasses: here are some important clues that led in 2014 Santo Strano and Giuliana La Ferla to transform their project entrepreneurial in a real brand. Made in the province of Catania, at the foot of Mount Etna, the glasses of two creative designers were immediately marked for sustainability and value. Using wood as the distinctive character of their brand, the designers have gone from drafts and projects to finished products and finished with the best of Sicilian quality. Yes, because the bond with their land is not only seen in the tradition and in the workmanship completely handcrafted but also in the choice of a 100% made in Sicily raw material. Collection after collection, the veins of the wood have marked the differences between models and profiles that are increasingly new and original. A cat for the most romantic, round in true hipster style, rectangular for a more decisive look, hand painted like real works of art … to be admired! Allergy-free and environmentally friendly, they maintain intact over time every grain and particularity thanks to the treatment with natural oils. Also chosen by celebrities from the show, Santo Strano and Giuliana La Ferla a few years after their debut, they decided to do more. Defying the boundaries of the brand have looked beyond, finding for their glasses (but not only) a location treated to the last detail, Artigiani di Sicilia Store. A space where trends become innovation, where, among interesting concepts, contemporary forms are mixed with ancient knowledge, the typical hand-made shop is combined with a cosmopolitan modernity. All in one place, or rather, just one store … Artigiani di Sicilia Store. Find out more on www.artigianidisiciliaottica.com
Geometries of colors. Between flashy shapes and engaging designs, fashion welcomes the sun season and the latest trends. As in a Mondrian painting, the tones light up and fit together in precious fabrics and refined materials. No clown effect, but only visual balances and winning contrasts. Be it pastel or vitamin, get inspired by the new collections and get your fill of style. As? With geometric games of colors! Multicolor and multi-stripe. This is how Gilberto Calzolari interprets his woman for the Spring-Summer 2018 collection: elegant, refined and colorful. From the bon ton suit finished with flowers to the wallet dress decorated with bows, the colors of this young brand triumph over romantic and timeless cuts. Always striped but this time thin and vertical are some of the proposals signed Moi Multiple, which fall light and fluid on the jumpsuit from the palazzo pants. [Read more…]
Sylvio Giardina Jewelry: complementary duality, segments of the same apple: beauty. In the geometry of unique accessories the charm of a fluid and harmonious inspiration like the bright colors that characterize it. Light but not empty, heavy yes, but of conceptual substance.
AUTOR Contemporary Jewelry 2018: the exclusive contest of South East Europe returns with its seventeenth edition. The National Theater of Bucharest will become even more precious on May 5th and 6th. Over 80 names of contemporary jewelry, coming from every corner of the world, they will exhibit their innovative ideas before the public.
New collection Daniela Vanni: the convertible bags homonymous Tuscan designers continue to surprise and enchant us. Let’s discover together her latest creations, fun, easy to wear and … transform!
IFTA 2018: the third edition of the Italian Fashion Talent Awards opens the competition! Yes, fashion designers, listen, there’s a new contest for you. IFTA 2018, also for this year, starts the applications and calls young aspiring designers from all over Italy to participate. A stage for Italian creativity and showcase for an innovative and avant-garde style, Italian Fashion Talent Awards aims to be a meeting point between important industry experts and promising brands of tomorrow. Starting from the heart of Southern Italy, the founder JCLab Srl successfully continues to organize this competition thanks to the support of the Municipality of Salerno, the patronage of Confartigianato Salerno, which has now extended to the largest network of Italian artisan businesses Confartigianato Imprese , and collaboration with great fashion academies.
The goal is to mae a creative and experimental center, a place where fashion can be realized and not only imagined, an active and concrete synergy between new stylists and companies in the system that gives life to real employment opportunities.
You are young, you are a designer, you are talented … what are you waiting for? Try it, participate is easy! Download the announcement IFTA 2018 from the site www.iftawards.it, open until September 10 2018, and follow all the steps, from registration to the completion of the draft. And if last year we saw the theme “Metamorphosis” in all its most innovative materials and forms, now the theme “Soul” to inspire the new talents, free to create with needle, thread and imagination. Only 100, the best, will pass the turn and will have access to the second phase of the contest: an exclusive party, a unique opportunity to present their look and their vision of style in front of a very exceptional audience of 2500 guests. The finalists will have at their disposal for the evening event 3500 square meters of installations and 40 models; they can also take part in 4 days of meetings, workshops and training activities with leading figures in the fashion scene. IFTA 2018 is a dialogue with the territory, with companies, with training supported by many media partners. And you think Ob-Fashion could be missing? Of course not! The combination of emerging and made in Italy has made us immediately curious and then supporters of a project aimed at discovering and rewarding that side of talent, destined to remain hidden for a very short time. IFTA 2018, are you ready?
Sorry I’m Different: courage, creativity and … the style of being different! Ilaria Toncelli‘s young brand arrives in the UK and conquers the capital, with a collection of inspirations and absolutely original pieces. Street at the right point, chic enough, the 100% made in Italy brand continues to amaze the fashion system, including photographers.
Red Passion, Red Fashion! Lacquer, ruby or carmine. Intense like fire, regal like scarlet or why not, dark like burgundy. In all shades and nuances, from lipstick to the strong boots, red warmed passion even our closets.
Transparencies given by light fabrics such as organs and voiles, nets, lace, alternating with heavier fabrics. The elegance of black alternates with the enchantment of powder but there is no lack of bold colors that, in an ironic way, make the transparencies playful and frivolous. Because then, after all, with fashion we want to have fun, experiment, dare, without ever taking ourselves too seriously, as claimed by the legendary icon of Iris Apfel style “Quitting fun with fashion means almost dying, you always have to follow your imagination. “
Silvia Guarnieri Contemporary Jewels, a jewel of brand! Small works of art made entirely by hand with refined precision and intense dedication. No strings of pearls or cascades of diamonds, but a lot of experimentation and creativity.
The Seventies trend. Hippie maxi skirt, minidress in sequins from the queen of the disc, flared pants to feel top even in casual version … Oh yes, the clues (and the clothes) do not lie! Open the mothers’ wardrobes, look at the bottom of the grandmothers’ trunks. Because they have just come back. For this highly anticipated Spring – Summer 2018, get ready to relive and re-dress the Seventies!
Emerging designers: the new fashion names sign the latest trends and parade under the lights of the most important catwalks. Alongside the Bigs of the fashion system, thanks to the support of the National Chamber of Italian Fashion, young emerging designers have conquered with talent a place in the Milan Fashion Week calendar, launching their fashion message with style. But let’s find out more about who they are and what … they create!
Fringed in sinuous movement that give chic and sophisticated allure. The flapper loved them, the hippies too. From the roaring ’20s to the boho chic, up to the latest catwalks that crown them protagonists of the summer and queens of the coming winter (ops … I said it!).
LVMH Prize Young Fashion Designer 2018: let’s discover the finalists! The prestigious jury of the LVMH Prize Young Fashion Designer has chosen. Nine designers selected for the June 6 final at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, where the winner of the LVMH Prize Young Fashion Designer will be announced. For him, a scholarship of 300,000 euros and the great opportunity to be followed for 12 months in the development of its brand by a specific team of the Group. Very high quality, very high standards and diversity of talents were the words used by Delphine Arnault, LVMH executive vice president, as well as the founder of the Award, to describe the projects of the semifinalists of the fifth edition of the LVMH Prize. But let’s get to know the protagonists of the very last round: A-COLD-WALL by Samuel Ross, British menswear, based in London; BOTTER by Rushemy Botter & Lisi Herrebrugh, Dutch menswear, based in Antwerp; ROKH by Rock Hwang, London-based womenswear but with South Korean blood, a recognizable aesthetic that climbs over the seasons and becomes timeless; MATTHEW ADAMS DOLAN by Matthew Adams Dolan, a high fashion workwear, a brand born of a cosmopolitan American, traveler and in the years of many cities, now in the Big Apple; LUDOVIC DE SAINT SERNIN by Ludovic De Saint Sernin, French brand and designer with genderless lines and forms; CHARLES JEFFREYLOVERBOY by Charles Jeffrey, womeswear and menswear, which has already conquered the London catwalks with its high creative impact; DOUBLET by Masayuki Ino, a style project based in Tokyo without letters and declinations, purely unisex; ECKHAUS LATTA by Zoe Latta & Mike Eckhaus, a combination of fashionable fashion, a mix of womeswear and menswear with a home in New York and Los Angeles;KWAIDAN EDITIONS by Léa Dickely & Hung La, a London-based womenswear that parades in Paris. The founders? A French and a Vietnamese American. Talents that challenge talents!
Yellow, yellow, yellow. Vitamin in the most intense gradations, shocking in the fluorescent effects, delicate in the sorbet shades. Whether it is amber, gilded, lemon or straw-colored for the next Spring – Summer 2018 let’s get ready to shine.