VINTAGE FASHION FESTIVAL
After the success of the last year, also for this one will start off the Vintage Fashion Tour where the world of Vintage, of whom A.N.G.E.L.O. is one of the most illustrious representatives, will be hosted at the McArthur Glen Designer Outlets all around Europe. The Tour, that will start in the city of Salzburg, will take around Europe a rich selection of pieces of clothing and accessories, among whom you can discover cult objects and rarities from the late '40s to late '80s. An exhibition dedicated to the charme of "unique" pieces, that were part of "our" history and a unique opportunity to take home an original Chanel, Hermés, Fendi, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Christian Dior and many others.
Next stop will be in Berlin from 9 to 31 May 2013.
A.N.G.E.L.O. SMALL MUSEUM 7.0. CARRÈ HERMÉS: A FOULARD LASTS FOREVER
in occasion of
VINTAGE PER UN GIORNO
In occasion of Lugo Vintage Festival, comes back the appointment with the event "Vintage per un giorno", the vintage market dedicated to everyone and to the recovery of unused objects. The appointment will be doubled, for this edition, Saturday 27th and Sunday 28 April. For all days, in the Pavaglione of Lugo you can have fun in discover among designer or not garments, accessories, bags, shoes, glasses and small furnishing and modern antiques the unique pieces to take home or buy by “weight" with charming antique scales the selection of A.N.G.E.L.O. HAPPY KILO. Fun and occasion for a total vintage shopping experience and a different way to spend your weekend.
VINTAGE. L'IRRESISTIBILE FASCINO DEL VISSUTO
A.N.G.E.L.O. TEMPORARY STORE (inside the Museum)
An original trip into the history and evolution of the most contemporary trend in fashion and, in the same time, a homage to the evocative power of the fashion style of yesterday.
The exhibition “Vintage. L'irresistibile fascino del vissuto” organized by the Museum of Fabric of Prato Foundation (Chamber of Commerce of Prato, Commune of Prato, Provincial Administration of Prato) in cooperation with the Bank of Prato, SAPERI srl and Popular Bank of Vicenza together with the Vice Presidency of ACTE Italia (Association of European Textile ) and dedicated to Fashion Vintage, will open on the 7th December 2012 at 6.30 pm.
The initiative was developed in collaboration with A.N.G.E.L.O. Vintage Archive, one of the most significant and researched italian vintage archive and due to openness of prestigious Fashion Houses such as Gucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Pucci and Max Mara e of Osti's Archive.
The exhibition intends to tell, for the first time, how the practice of used clothing, deep-rooted in the history of Clothing and Fabrics, was able to inflate the concepts of lived and second hand clothing with an irresistible charm creating a real costume phenomenon and to retrace the origins, developments and reasons that let vintage to become a nearly essential element in the contemporary design of Fashion and Fabric.
Through a thematic pattern supported by accurate chronological references, articulated in four different sections with more than 100 garments and fabrics displayed, the exhibition takes up part of the suggestive location of the Historical Rooom and the wide rooms of the Museum's first floor, with 800 mq of exhibition space in total.
In occasion of the opening the catalogue “Vintage. L'irresistibile fascino del vissuto” realized by the Museo del Tessuto in collaboration with Silvana Editoriale Publishing, will be available.