valentino

Art and heritage seem to be the most attractive trends for fashion industry, many fashion brands are inspired and have collaborations with big names or niche of art and style.

For the Pre-Fall 2015 collection Maison Valentino, signed a collaborated with two unconventional women, the British textile designer Celia Birtwell and Italian Pop Artist Giosetta Fioroni.
Giosetta Fioroni, artist, illustrator and costume designer contributed with a heart motif stitched with the phrase “Your eyes are the eyes of a woman in love”. The Amour pattern she designed traces a pulsing red line on bags, clutches, pumps and sandals, and it turns into a camouflage motif on sneakers and appears on brocade boots. Even clutches are shaped like hearts.

Celia Birtwell, one of the most important textile designer of the swinging London, contributed with floral prints and embroideries inspired by Sandro Botticelli’s La Primavera. An explosion of flowers blossom that is turned into an embellishment on clothes and accessories.
Renowned retailers like Conran, Liberties and Harvey Nichols have stocked her ranges, she had also previous collaboration with other brands such as Top Shop and Uniqlo, fascinate by her unique style and “flower power”