THE KEY EVENTS AT THE FORTEZZA DA BASSO AND AROUND THE CITY INCLUDE:
At the Fortezza da Basso: Patrizia Pepe will be launching their new collection during an event for buyers and the press with DJ stets by Stephen James, (11:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.); T-Michael and Norwegian Rain are teaming up with the bespoke tailoring by the Japanese brand Y and Sons to launch a special capsule collection of kimonos (11:30 a.m.). Antica Barbieria Colla will present their own products: a demonstration-with-trials of tradition treatments for an authentic Milanese-style (12:00 noon-2:30 p.m.) sensorial experience.
In town: “Due o tre cose che so di Ciro” [Two Or Three Things I Know About Ciro], the exhibition dedicated to Ciro Paone in Palazzo Gerini (11:00 to 7:00 p.m.), Stefano Ricci presents a fashion-show event dedicated to the most prestigious clients, buyers and members of the press, Sala Bianca – Palazzo Pitti (1:30 p.m.). Launch of the luxury capsule collection marking the cooperation between Save The Duck and designer Christopher Raeburn, with the new Recycle project, Limoniaia – Garden of Villa Vittoria (6:00 – 8:00 p.m.). The exclusive dinner hosted by Les Petits Joueurs, to launch the first men’s collection, at Chez moi. PT Pantaloni Torino will be celebrating their tenth anniversary with an event produced in cooperation with Eredi Chiarini: the Loggia del Mercato Nuovo will be the stage for a live performance by Alessio Carbone, ballet star of the Paris Opera. The special Fornasetti Party will celebrate Mozart’s Don Giovanni – with a first time performance of the original version, sets by Fornasetti, Teatro della Pergola.