The unit marks the label’s third freestanding beauty store in Italy, after the ones in Florence and Venice.
The British designer injected a fresh, more fashion-oriented spin into the men’s wear label, controlled by Italian tailoring company Isaia.
The presentation of the collection, under the overarching theme of Dandy Detour, pays tribute to different world traditions, nature and craftsmanship as creative director Kean Etro believes dandyism is “to express one’s creativity in one’s habitat.”
For the first time, the fashion house has invited four celebrated creative minds — Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Konstantin Grcic, Herzog and de Meuron and Rem Koolhaas — to each work on developing a unique item by using Prada’s iconic nylon material.
Cucinelli now holds 51 percent of shares in his namesake fashion group, which was listed on the Milan Stock Exchange in 2012.
The Versace fashion house stated on Monday that it “has not authorized nor has in any way been involved in the TV series dedicated to the death of Gianni Versace,” which will premiere on Jan. 17 on FX.
The chef deeply transformed the Italian food scene in the Eighties with revolutionary dishes, including the saffron risotto with edible gold leaves.
On Dec. 20, workers protested against long working hours and low salaries, in the wake of Amazon skipping a meeting with the trade unions.
The 14,000-square-foot shop occupies a former H&M store on central Corso Vittorio Emanuele.
The patented “Respira,” or heat-release solution, has been applied to the Amphibiox and Nebula jackets.
Federico Zannini and Rick Owens’ business partner Giambattista Tirelli acquired the financial struggling premium luxury brand for 5 million euros.