Valentino couture this season went on a diet, losing metres off the silhouette (not kilos off the figure). After being behind a wave of volume in Europe for several seasons, Pierpaolo Piccioli slimmed down his cut.
The Italian fashion house has appointed Alessio Vannetti to the newly created role of chief brand officer. From 1 March the Gucci alum will oversee the label's brand experience, communication and image strategy.
Valentino's creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli took viewers on a Roman holiday for the Italian house's Resort 2020 presentation on Wednesday night, held inside New York University’s James B. Duke House.
The Italian luxury label, which closed 2018 with a revenue of €1.2 billion, is busy on a string of integrated communication, distribution and organisational projects, as its CEO Stefano Sassi explains.
The Italian luxury label closed 2018 with a revenue of approximately €1.2 billion, growing at a slower rate than before. All of Valentino’s markets are thriving in early 2019, except for Macao and Hong Kong.
The Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana has re-elected Carlo Capasa as its president for a two-year term. This is the third time that Capasa has been elected as president of the Camera, Italian fashion's governing body.