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Habitus Rome bespoke tailors: The key to the perfect suit design lies in the fabric
Interviews

Habitus Rome bespoke tailors: The key to the perfect suit design lies in the fabric

Habitus is the project built through the collaboration of four tailors’ skills and ideas. They work together, cutting and sewing bespoke garments, in a workshop placed in the very heart of Rome. I went to see their workshop in Rome last week and met the whole team. Bernardo La Guardia gave me an interview about the way they work.

Meet Marco Gallo - Chief Tailor of Sartoria Gallo Rome which invented the lightest men's jacket
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Meet Marco Gallo - Chief Tailor of Sartoria Gallo Rome which invented the lightest men's jacket

Sartoria Gallo is a tailor shop in Rome, located at 45 Flavia Str. Luigi Gallo found the shop in 1960, in 2007 he passed it to his son Marco Gallo. The skilled hands of Luigi Gallo have in fact dressed people such as Stefano Accordi, Michele Placido and many others. Today his son Marco, is the tailor and manager of the shop.

Bespoke men's suit tailors in Rome
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke men's suit tailors in Rome

The Italian suit is a symbol of style and craftsmanship. When you hear the word "tailor", the first thing that comes in mind is Italy. We selected for you the best bespoke suit tailors in Rome. They are famous with the masterpieces they sew and most of their clients believe in their hands.

Vincenzo Grillo - one of the photographers of Pitti Uomo 91
Fashion Photographers

Vincenzo Grillo - one of the photographers of Pitti Uomo 91

Vincenzo Grillo was born in Vibo Valentia, Calabria, in 1985. He begun to shoot since he was a child driven by his father’s love and experience. After graduating he moved to Milan where his brother, a photographer as well, engaged the world of fashion and beauty around the world.

Romeo Beckham style
Children's and Teen Boys' Suits

Romeo Beckham style

The Beckhams are known with their style - Victoria Beckham as a designer and David Beckham as a fashion icon.

'Mirabilia Romae' - Valentino Couture Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
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'Mirabilia Romae' - Valentino Couture Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection

Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli presented an all-about-Rome haute couture collection for the upcoming cold season at Piazza di Spagna, Rome. The fairy tale gowns are like a poem about the Eternal City in chiffon, silk, organza, tulle and velvet.

Curiel Couture Spring-Summer 2015 collection at AltaRomaAltaModa fashion week
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Curiel Couture Spring-Summer 2015 collection at AltaRomaAltaModa fashion week

Italian designer Raffaella Curiel (R) and her daughter Gigliola Curiel (L) are the faces behind the luxury Italian label Curiel Couture, whose Spring-Summer 2015 Haute Couture collection was presented in Italy during the AltaRomaAltaModa fashion week in Rome (January 30 - February 2, 2015).

Romeo Beckham is the face of Burberry 2014 Christmas campaign
World fashion

Romeo Beckham is the face of Burberry 2014 Christmas campaign

'We shot it in London. Romeo's really good to work with. Quite a lot of people - mostly actors - feature in the video, all dancing to music', a source revealed.

10th Anniversary Who Is On Next? - promotion and support for young designers
Young designers

10th Anniversary Who Is On Next? - promotion and support for young designers

Eager anticipation for the 10th date with “Who Is On Next?”, the scouting project conceived and developed by AltaRomAltaModa in collaboration with Vogue Italia for the search and promotion of young designers on the national and international scene which, this year, will include the “10th Anniversary Who Is On Next?” exhibition, celebrating the project’s ten-year milestone. The 10th anniversary event will feature an overview detailing the creative vision of talents who, from the first year to-date, have graced the Altaroma catwalks.

The presentation of Haute Couture collections began at AltaRomAltaModa
World fashion

The presentation of Haute Couture collections began at AltaRomAltaModa

The 25th edition of AltaRomAltaModa returns to animate the capital with an unmissable selection of events including catwalk shows, exhibitions, previews and special projects according to the organizers.

Iconic couture houses Curiel Couture, Renato Balestra and Sarli Couture confirmed their presence on the Altaroma calendar. We present you some of the models from the Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Haute Couture colletion for Italian label Sarli Couture.

AltaRomAltaModa 2011 presented gorgeous formal dresses
World fashion

AltaRomAltaModa 2011 presented gorgeous formal dresses

The 19th edition of AltaRomAltaModa was held from 8 to 11 July 2011 at Complesso Monumentale S. Spirito in Sassia. This year, the image of the event has been entrusted to British artist and photographer Katerina Jebb whose stylistic code is characterized by the use of superimposed images achieved through the use of photocopiers and scanners.

Well-established names of historic Maisons including Sarli, Curiel, Balestra and Gattinoni presented their collections in Rome.

Alta Roma fashion week Fall/Winter 2011
World fashion

Alta Roma fashion week Fall/Winter 2011

The main event organized by Altaroma is AltaRomAltaModa, which coincides with the two annual appointments of Roman fashion week, in January and in July. Countless occasions for meetings between historic Italian fashion houses and new international creative and production realities. A week of appointments, not only runway shows but 'never-seen-before' unique locations at which to experience the unique synergy between design, art and fashion.

This year the presentation of the Fall-Winter 2011 Haute Couture collections started on 10th July and takes place until 14th July.

Brides and rebellions at the fashion podium in Rome
Fashion shows

Brides and rebellions at the fashion podium in Rome

A mixture of frivolously dressed girls like rebellions and elegant brides were seen by the audience during the AltaRoma fashion week in Rome, Italy.

The designer Abed Mahfouz from Lebanon presented romantic models for brides in white and formal dresses in turquoise nuances.

The Italian couturier Fausto Sarli also presented bridal gowns. He amazed the audience with the clean line and unusual accents in the dresses for the most special day in the life of every young woman.

Dynamic colourful fairy-tale
Fashion collections

Dynamic colourful fairy-tale

As we promised in the previous article of bgfashion.net we will present you the collections of the designers and fashion houses who took part in the Day of Bulgarian fashion in Rome. The final evening, dedicated to Bulgarian fashion design was organized by Mrs. Jana Yakovleva, chairwoman of the Bulgarian-Italian cultural association Phoenix and Prof. Lubomir Stoykov – chairman of the Academy for fashion.

Milan has ended New York's five-year reign as the world's top fashion city
Fashion collections

Milan has ended New York's five-year reign as the world's top fashion city

Milan has ended New York's five-year reign as the world's top fashion city, while Hong Kong and Sao Paulo have sashayed into the top 10, according to an annual survey of top fashion cities.

The list was compiled by the Global Language Monitor, a US based non-profit group that tracks the frequency of words and phrases in the media, on the internet and throughout the blogosphere.

The world of fashion is dominated by five cities - New York, Rome, Paris, Milan and London - but New York had led the list for five consecutive years

Bulgarian fashion in Rome: elegant provocation and perfect style
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Bulgarian fashion in Rome: elegant provocation and perfect style

In two consecutive articles we will present you the collections of the designers and fashion houses who took part in the Day of Bulgarian fashion in Rome. The final evening, dedicated to Bulgarian fashion design was organized by Mrs. Jana Yakovleva, chairwoman of the Bulgarian-Italian cultural association Phoenix and Prof. Lubomir Stoykov – chairman of the Academy for fashion. This project is an immense result, born from the common efforts of Sofia Municipality and Rome Municipality for Bulgarian-Italian cultural exchange and cooperation.

Maria Bogdanova will greet Rome with fashion
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Maria Bogdanova will greet Rome with fashion

Another talented participant will take place in the culture initiative "Sofia greets Rome". Maria Bogdanova is the newest addition among the worthy Bulgarian creators, who will prove the highest quality, the original design and the precision of Bulgarian fashion in Rome.

The young designer Maria Bogdanova has finished "Fashion" specialty in the National Academy of Art in 2007. Almost after finishing she started to prepare her first independent catwalk, shown in the well-known as "the perl of South Black Sea city of Nessebar.

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