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.
ITS 2018 – International Talent Support, a beacon that illuminates unknown roads that young talents undertake through their creations, a forge of ideas and a mirror of the future. A journey started more than fifteen years ago by Barbara Franchin, founder and artistic director of the contest, who with passion and devotion has developed a platform of worldwide authority that offers support, visibility and opportunities to young designers. But not only. An archive, unique in the world, which documents the history of the evolution of fashion through creativity and the aesthetic vision of future generations. For this 16th edition, supported by Pitti Immagine, Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana and Altaroma, the theme is “Be Bold” or an exhortation to courage aimed at “a new generation of talents who are strong in their desire to face the future and to work towards that great global change that we all started to dream “. Hundreds of the portfolios viewed by the judges who “blindly”, that is by evaluating exclusively the quality of the projects without knowing the connected profile, chose the finalists. Here are the names of Fashion Finalists: Eda Sriprom, Di Gao, Po-Chieh Chiu, Caroline Hu, Filippo Soffiati, Tolu Coker, Sini-Pilvi Kiilunen, Seiran Tsuno, Eleanor McDonald , Emma Chopova & Laura Lowena. Accessories & Jewellery Finalists: Rui Zeng, Melita Rus, Maya Schossberger, Catalina Albertini, Laura Olivella, Kira Goodey, Eliana Zurlo, Yeonghyeon Kim, Wujic Jo, Abigail Wirth & Mátyás Meichl, Jil Jander, Tingting Zhang. Artwork Finalists: Or Eidelman, Tolu Coker, Wujic Jo, Vicktoria Matsuka, Veronika Fabian, Le Roni Sachelaridi, ManiMekala Fuller, Sini-Pilvi Kiilunen.
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.
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!
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!
Altaroma 2018. From 25 to 28 January, the trendiest capital will surely be Rome. Not just fashion shows … but exhibitions and events will turn the different corners of the city with style. The Guido Reni District, the MAXXI, Galleria Nazionale, hotel, store … the Roman fashion week is coming back and makes it dressed in many new features!
Massimiliano Zumbo: a brand, a name, a talent … so much stuff to sell! From Sicily to Marangoni, passing through fashion. Yes, because that could not be the only road, the only direction to follow for a very young designer like Massimiliano Zumbo, who grew up with bread and creativity. The grandmother’s clothes, tailoring, the ability to stitch dreams and then sew them into reality were just the beginning of a story made of words and fabric.
Altaroma 2018, call for designers. Another round … another call! Finalists of previous editions of Who Is On Next? but also the brand designers who have been created since 2010, Altaroma is preparing to open up and research talents.
A thousand shades of autumn, a thousand shades of style. Fall leaves, flourish tendencies! A little yellow, a little orange, a bit of beige. The tones of autumn color the landscapes and … the closets. Follow our tips and tackle the new season with … a ride, or an extra outfit !!!
Artist Jewels: the story of contemporary jewelery. Born in 2013, Artistar Jewels is a really “valuable project.” Yearly showcase for brands, but also a starting point for emerging industry realities, Artistar Jewels continues to add names and profiles every year to its history, enriching it more and more. But waiting to know which of the most innovative future artists of Artistar Jewels 2018, from 22 to 25 February at Palazzo Giureconsulti in Milan, let’s take a step back, a jump in the past.
Italian Fashion Talent Awards, aspiring fashion designers and new promises made in Italy what are you waiting for?Italian Fashion Talent Awards is looking for you. After the first successful edition, the national fashion competition for young designers organized by JCLab Srl returns to bring the creativity out.
The One Milano: between business and creativity, a new way of being fair. From 22 to 25 September 2017, during the Milan Fashion Week, at Fieramilanocity, the great pole of the female haut-à-porter The One Milano returns with all the strength of its trends. The Spring – Summer 2018 goes on stage with special capsule collections also dedicated to coats, fur, racks, duvets and knitwear, thus overcoming the pre-set seasonal concept.
Green Carpet Fashion Awards Italia 2017 September 24, 2017 Teatro alla Scala, Milano. Fashion is Green. Great is the waiting for the first prize Green Carpet Fashion Awards Italia 2017 dedicated to the social and environmental values of Made in Italy set up by the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana, in collaboration with Eco-Age, the support of the Ministry of Economic Development (MISE), ICE Agency and with the patronage of the Municipality of Milan.
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!
Marco Rambaldi: opposites are attracted. Generations of contrasting style, the world of the 70’s Italian bourgeoisie and the transversality of the new are synthesized in high-resonant creative voices. Made in Italy is the input, the push to go beyond the established quality, re-reading the ideational process in a totally contemporary key.
Roberto Di Stefano: an emerging brand, a new IT bag! Rectangles, circles, square and linear geometries out, art, design and exciting visions inside. The very young handbags signed Roberto Di Stefano mix tradition with innovation, luxury with the avant-garde, aesthetics with stylistic vocation. For an impact bag, rather high 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.