|VINTAGE. LA MODA CHE VIVE DUE VOLTE |
Forlì Fair- Via Punta di Ferro, 2 - Forlì - Italy
15th-16th-17th March 2013
Fri 15th H 2 pm - 8 pm / Sat 16th and Sat 17th H 10 am - 8 pm
TICKET: 7€ / REDUCTION 5€( http://www.romagnafiere2.com/newrequest.php )
The fair VINTAGE LA MODA CHE VIVE DUE VOLTE, first in Italy for the number of visitors and third for seniority with an average of 15 000 visitors for edition, is arrived at the 13th edition.
The event comes back in the month of March 2013, from the 15th to the 17th of March, and offers the chance to look for the best vintage garments, rich of style and quality that gives a unique and original look. A Fair where it is possible to find vintage design pieces for the home, accessories, pieces for collector and much more.
In the main Area of the fair, dedicated to the Vintage, also this year, you could find A.N.G.E.L.O. VINTAGE PALACE with a rich selection of cult garments and accessories for expert and unique pieces for all the pocket. Close to the vintage area you could find an area dedicated to the remake where you could find designer who re-uses vintage pieces in order to create something new, one dedicated to the collector where you could find books, prints, vinyl, comics and at the end one area dedicated to Moderm art and Design.
In addition to the fair, there are several sidebars dedicated to the vintage world like the exhibitions "Sixties Pos Fashion" and "Andy Warhol Art Fashion" or the Miss Pin Up Contest.
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.