VINTAGE. L'IRRESISTIBILE FASCINO DEL VISSUTO
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.
For all the weekend of December, a vintage temporary vintage store with a selection of garments and accessories from the rich collection of A.N.G.E.L.O. will be open at Museum of Fabric.
EXTRAORDINARY OPENING AT A.N.G.E.L.O. VINTAGE PALACE
For the whole month of December A.N.G.E.L.O. makes all its staff available to receive you in the warm setting of its shop and to coddle you in every your request.
VOGLIA DI VINTAGE
The winter edition of "Voglia di Vintage" vintage fair, will be on the 15th and 16th ofDecember at Piazza Sordello EX MERCATO DEI BOZZOLI in the centre of the city of Mantova. A perfect frame for an event that sees in the rediscovery of the costumes and trends of the past one of the cultural drive of the modernity. An unique chance to see and purchase the design and fashion products of the most prestigiuous brands, from all the different ages and presented by exhibitors from Italy among which A.N.G.E.L.O. Vintage Palace.
VINTAGE MARKET ... MEETS A.N.G.E.L.O.
CIRCLE OF ARTISTS - VIA CASILINA OLD 42 - ROME - ITALY
SUNDAY 16TH DECEMBER
FROM 5:00 pm UNTIL MIDNIGHT
TICKET: € 1
Preview Vintage market
Sunday 9th December, free entry
Countdown to the Christmas Edition of "VINTAGE MARKET AND NOT ONLY", the appointment that from 2008 characterized the Roman Sundays offering the public a not common "flea market", but a real exhibition area in the suggestive location of the Circle of Artists, where it can be found Vintage clothes and accessories, crafts, modern antiques, collectibles, vinyl records, books, objects to satisfy the different tastes of its enthusiasts public.
On the 16th December from 5 pm to midnight, more than 60 exhibitors from all over Italy will come together to sell their Vintage clothes and accessories and their products all with style and quality for a increasingly large and loyal audience.
The reopening will be characterized by a guest of exception, the host for the third time A.N.G.E.L.O. Vintage from Lugo, leader of Vintage in Italy and in the world, that exclusively for the VINTAGE MARKET AND NOT ONLY will present, in an area of the room dedicated to him, the KILO HAPPY! A real itinerant Temporary Store characterized by a formula of shopping whole invented by Angelo Caroli, and inaugurated at Pitti Uomo, where the game is searching of clothes and accessories selected by A.N.G.E.L.O., finding unique pieces, weighing them with charming vintage scales and purchasing them at a special price per kilo.
Numerous others side events will delight the audience of the Vintage Market.
This winter Molinella 23 get dressed vintage. The elegant Boutique of furniture and wedding list, located in the historical centre of Faenza, will host for the winter season the world of A.N.G.E.L.O.. The opening of this new collaboration will be on Saturday the 17th of november from 17.30 pm with the event "Vintage Christmas" where Angelo Caroli, the owner of the historical brand, will be the guest of honor. A 10 mq space in the shop, will be dedicated to a selection of women garment proposed by the field's guru: from classical, timeless and bon ton pieces for all the occasion to the flashy and unconventional ones. An unmissable chance to approach the world of vintage running the risk of getting involved in it forever!
VINTAGE FASHION FESTIVAL
The second step of the European Tour of the Vintage Fashion Festival will take place at Spata's McArthurGlen Designer Outlet (Athens). Like in the past edition, protagonist of the tour will be the rich selection of unique pieces, cult object and rareties of A.N.G.E.L.O. Vintage Palace. A wonderful chance to see and purchase real iconic pieces of Fashion of the past century. The tour will be accompanied by the exhibition "Around the World in 80 scarves", which will display part of the rich A.N.G.E.L.O. Archive's collection of authentic pieces from countries all around the world. A visula path through small squares of colored silk, capable to arouse emotions with a private language that belongs to different latitudes.