Micaela le Divelec Lemmi believes the launch of the new web site is especially significant at this time of isolation caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
The Florentine company will show its men’s fall 2020 collection on Jan. 12.
The men’s runway show, unveiling the spring 2020 collection designed by Paul Andrew, will take place in Florence on June 11.
Ceo Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi said the company’s turnaround strategy is not done and revelaed that creative director Paul Andrew has put his namesake brand on hold.
Andrew was previously women’s creative director and Guillaume Meilland will maintain his role as men’s ready-to-wear design director, taking on the additional responsibility of studio director and coordinating the development of all product categories under Andrew’s leadership.
Creative director Paul Andrew hosted a dinner for the new Gancini monogram with Rich the Kid, Debby Ryan, Elizabeth Lail and other friends of the house.
Bryanboy, Caro Daur and the duo behind Diet Prada are among the protagonists of short movies celebrating the Gancini pattern.
Chief executive officer Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi said the quarter was still “transitional.”
Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi speaks to WWD in her first solo interview ahead of the brand’s coed fashion show on Sept. 22 in Milan on her career, what attracted her to the job and how women managers are really rewarded at the company.
Some opted for private appointments, while others chose lavash parties to show their spring collections.
Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi believes “assets are there” but that there is “work to be done,” while “leveraging existing talent.”
The announcement came on Tuesday as the company posted a decrease in profits and sales in the first six months of the year.