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POLIMODA SHOW 2014 “The Best Of” Fashion Design final collections Felice Piacenza was born into “a world of wool and cashmere” and raised amongst fabric specialists. His relatives founded Piacenza textiles in 1733. The designer explores a re-interpretation of menswear by fusing his family history with elements of the Indian Ladakhi tribe. Felice understands his […]

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POLIMODA SHOW 2014 “The Best Of” Fashion Design final collections We live in a world in which our identity is constantly being questioned. Clothing, however, communicates our place and does so without filters. This is the aspect of fashion that has inspired Beatrice Salvatori for her fall/winter womenswear collection Unknown People. In particular, the women […]

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POLIMODA SHOW 2014 “The Best Of” Fashion Design final collections Jennifer Dall’Armellina loves to experiment with new materials, uprooting them from their original field and reusing them in that of fashion. The men’s collection Leon Blanc was born from such an attitude, which combines interest in the materials used in Ladin garments with ergonomic shapes […]

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POLIMODA SHOW 2014 “The Best Of” Fashion Design final collections Lara de Baenst celebrates the perfect symmetry and equilibrium of proportions in Echoism. Her winter collection is inspired by the images created by the artist Julian Wolkenstein, lover of symmetrical faces; a perfect mirror image. The same harmony of forms is applied in all the […]

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POLIMODA SHOW 2014 “The Best Of” Fashion Design final collections Marco Ciabatti, Casentino by birth, pays tribute to his origins by an extensive use in his fall/winter men’s collection I Hate Being Cold of the fabric that is typical of his area, precisely called Casentino fabric. Receiving inspiration from the ecclesiastical world, the coats have […]

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POLIMODA SHOW 2014 “The Best Of” Fashion Design final collections Michelle Yang is a young South Korean fashion designer who is inspired by the cultural richness of her homeland. She uses design methodologies particular to Europe. Michelle possesses vast experience doing what she loves best: designing and making clothes. Her collection If Only for a […]

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POLIMODA SHOW 2014 “The Best Of” Fashion Design final collections The menswear collection of Daniele Dell’Anna comes from a black-and-white photograph of his Fathers first communion. An immaculate purity, reproduced by the simple linear forms of the men’s outfits of Io Cammino. Red stitch detailing on black fabric bring to mind school days, corrections and […]

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FITTING PERFORMANCE, NEW FORMAT & LIVE STREAMING Polimoda plays a lead role during the week of Pitti Uomo 86 with its double appointments. On 15 June, the Fitting Performance which transforms Villa Favard into a full stage of real tableaux vivants: an original way of presenting the 80 collections of the students in Fashion Design […]

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The 14th biennale for architecture in Venice will last for 6 Months. This means architecture joins the cultural and research domain. Rem Koolhaas defines his Biennale as “A research Biennale” a biennale of “Architecture without Architects”. Mister Paolo Baratta President of the Biennale pointed out ‘architecture lives when it is desired by all of us’. […]

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After an exciting menswear season abreast with developments, tailoring proposals and innovative fabric research, it was time to turn to the ladies. Last months, Paris Fashion Week, boasted a large schedule, featuring established names, upcoming brands and an array of new talents. For this report, we felt like focussing on a selection of exceptional and […]

Les Arts Décoratifs Museum in Paris dedicates a great exhibition to Dries Van Noten, one of the most famous and successful “Antwerp Six”. An exciting thematic exhibition designed as an invitation to an intimate and emotional journey into the world of the Belgian designer and his sources of inspirations. Not a usual retrospective to see […]

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After an enthralling start of the year, with the menswear trade weeks of Florence, Milan and Paris now behind us, we travelled North to experience Copenhagen Fashion Week, where an array of collections was on display. Over three days, we witnessed a curated selection of womens and menswear designers, some already internationally active, some steadily […]