Stock. In conversazione con Francesco Tombolini, eletto nuovo presidente della Camera Italiana Buyer Moda. Dopo YOOX net-a-porter ha deciso di tuffarsi nella più disruptive delle arene, quella del commercio fisico, di lusso – dopo quello delle luxury car, è il mercato più grande
Text Matteo Mammoli. «A pair of jeans will not save me. Maybe a ticket to Mars could, or to Milan.»
Text Angelica Carrara. Not everyone gets on the streetwear bandwagon, not Paul Smith who revisits his archive, his story, and reconfirms the suit in a game of proportions. Clothing, a constant. “It is like a frame to a photo. Your choice is the image in the middle. Dress it up or down.”
Text G. A. Minazzi. «When I was asked what I would have done when I grew up, I replied “a professional man”. I had it inside: seriousness, competence, values».
Text Angelica Carrara. Toile de Jouy – literally means cloth from Jouy-en-Josas, a village not far from Versailles. His embroidered pieces take on bizarre dimensions. “Chinoiserie possesses a sense of wonder, even if tinged by some sadness. I start from this, to express the amazement it communicates to me.”
Text Giacomo A. Minazzi. Opened in 1881, the year of Pinocchio by Collodi, since then Pettinaroli represents the Milanese spirit of handwriting.