VINTAGE FASHION FESTIVAL
After the success of the Austrian stop, 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, it will start agian the 9th of May from Berlin. The Tour 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.
The tour will be accompanied one more time by the exhibition "Around the World in 80 scarves", a visual path through the popular touristic places all linked to a precise historical moment full of profound changes. After the Second World War and the Depression an enthusiasm for discovery turns the scarf into a souvenir of possible holidays. No longer only postcards to put away in drawers, or photos of smiles in front of historic or natural monuments, but a personal choice, a testimony and a souvenirs of the trip: a small square of colored silk, capable to arouse emotions with a private language that belongs to different latitudes. In the exhibition, there will be displayed a rich collection of original scarves, authentic pieces of the '40s, '50s and '60s, from the countries all around the world all belonging to the A.N.G.E.L.O. Fashion Archive.
VINTAGE FASHION FESTIVAL
After the success of the last year and of the international edition, it comes back the Vintage Fashion Tour, where A.N.G.E.L.O., host of the italian McArthur Glen Designer Outlets, will propose, in a temporary shop, an incredible vintage collection with the most desired garments and accessories, included real unique pieces by Dior, Hermès, Chanel and more.
Do not lose also the exclusive exhibition curated by A.N.G.E.L.O. fashion archive " Uno stile senza tempo ", dedicated to the icons of the fashion history created by the big names who made it: Chanel, Christian Dior, Gucci, Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Emilio Pucci, Roberta di Camerino and Yves Saint Laurent.
Bags, scarves and glasses like jewel, as indispensable complements of the dress: a personal touch to complete and enrich the look of the XX century women. Garments that belongs to our memory, sign of a styile recognizable at first sight.
Unique pieces like the 2.55 and the Tailleur by Chanel, the Kelly and the scarves by Hermès, the Baiadera, the Bamboo and the Flora scarf by Gucci, the Sahariana by Yves Saint Laurent, all from the rich A.N.G.E.L.O. Archive's collection. Emblem of style, elegance, luxury and excellence of our history.
In addition trough a competion you can win one of the five wonderful vintage Chanel bags offered as prizes. To partecipate go and visit http://www.mcarthurglen.com/it/noventa-di-piave-designer-outlet/en/vintage/competition/
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VINTAGEMANIA 5 WHEN THE FASHION COMES BACK
Friday the 24th of may, the gate of Villa Giusti del Giardino will be opened for the fifth edition of VINTAGEMANIA - the vintage fair. In extraordinary frame of the ancient villa, selectioned exhibitors, from all over Italy, among which A.N.G.E.L.O. Vintage Palace, will propose creation of our past with a special focus on fashion and accessories, but it won't miss also books, vinyls and other objects.
The event will be rich of cultural moments among which the exhibition “L’eleganza ai tempi della Callas” curated by the A.N.G.E.L.O. fashion archive, where it will be possible to admire dresses that made dream a lot of generations. To complete this vintage world, in the villa's garden, will be exhibited american cars from the 40s, 50s, 60s, event curated by Rockabilly Village.
The event, also for this edition, present itself as an unique occasion to spend a pleasant day, walking through the ancient rooms of the Villa and admiring the uniquess and beauty of its historical park.
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.