Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.
The Black Eyed Peas singer dropped by, and while she was only supposed to stay for a quick photo op, she wound up staying three hours.
Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero and his wife, Laura Denise, celebrated the vice president’s arrival at their Villa Firenze residence.
While not everyone has confirmed yet, media outlets have corralled a few marquee name actors, and Conan O’Brien will emcee.
Wes Card, ceo of The Jones Group Inc., will receive the Man of the Year award at the annual gala.
The next installment, scheduled for June 15 and 16, is to involve more than 40 sites, including Christian Dior’s couture salons in Paris.
Michael Ward Stout, Martin Z. Margulies and The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation will also be honored at the upcoming gala dinner.
The actress' pregnancy announcement on Friday provided a case of perfect timing to herald her new alliance with the designer to fight world hunger.