The team’s members will wear an Emporio Armani jersey suit matched with a shirt and an overcoat with detachable lining.
The designer will stage a coed runway event for the Giorgio Armani brand’s resort 2020 collection.
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The longtime Armani executive will remain on the board of the Milan-based fashion group and continue to helm the Olimpia Milano basketball team owned by the designer.
The collection will bow on May 24 to coincide with the reopening of the brand’s Ginza flagship.
Close was joined at Armani by her daughter and ‘The Wife’ costar Annie Starke, as well as Samuel L Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Ava DuVerynay and more in celebration of her nomination.
The executives see no slowdown in the sneakers category and leverage the brand’s authenticity and relationship with customers.
The designer says 2019 “began well on all fronts” and that Armani/Casa “is the piece of the puzzle that completes my vision of what it means to be a designer.”
The French groups are still larger in size, although one-third of the European fashion giants is Italian, according to the Italian merchant bank.
The fragrance franchise, which keeps gaining market share, is launching a campaign lensed by Fleur Fortuné.
The Madison Avenue flagship will give the Italian designer a large canvas.