The artisan expression

of the Leonora brand Attention to detail sets them apart.  Every single processing phase includes rigorous checks in order to guarantee compliance with a high product quality standard. Leonora immediately established itself as one of the most prestigious Italian producers. The brand’s will is to favor an artisan production system. This made it possible to maintain high quality standards. The brand was born in the fabulous 90s. In this period, the trends were sought after, eccentric, voluminous and colorful. Despite the fashions, the Leonora brand has always managed to differentiate itself by establishing itself in the fashion system. A timeless style characterizes the brand’s collection. A strong identity resistant to changing market changes. The Leonora brand continues to promote excellence by enhancing the authenticity of Made in Italy. Fashion, color, design Leonora is an Italian brand that grows and evolves thanks to constant stylistic research. Passion, dedication and resourcefulness. Today as then, these three characteristics constitute the soul of the company. Craftsmanship and love for sartorial tradition can be seen in every garment. Brand is, today as in the past, custodian of the artisan aspects of the most noble and prized Italian tailoring tradition. The constant research and innovation, and […]

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March 9, 2020 by Raffaella Manetta Brands 0

The expression of art is shaped by fashion

Representing fashion in all its beauty becomes the mission of the Opera 01 brand. Art, beauty, manufacturing quality are the mantras of the designer Riccardo Bassoli. Over time, fashion evolves but always maintains the foundations that allow Made in Italy to differentiate itself in the world. Italian fashion, that represented by the Opera 01 brand is an introspective vision of the designer, an expression of pure art. Riccardo Bassoli, through his creations wants to convey authenticity, quality and arouse emotions to all those who will wear his clothes. An art form that comes from the wise study of materials, which shapes to make them works of art. Famous inspirations that mix with fashion Strongly inspired by Coco Chanel’s famous quote “we have to live what we wear”, Riccardo translates this statement by the designer into his creations. Hence the desire and curiosity to insert a stylistic code in his line giving the name to his brand of Opera 01. The choice of brand naming is dictated by the need for the REBIRTH of this concept. The stylist wants to create works of art that are tailored and unique in their kind. Innovative ideas, refined design, nuances in line with one’s […]

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June 29, 2018 by Carlos Diaz Brands, Spring Summer 0

HERON American shirts made in Italy

HERON, an all American brand Heron men’s shirts combine the high quality of the Italian luxury market with the casual American style. Heron shirts combine easy-to-wear colors, practical fabrics and characteristic casual details of the workmanship in classic models revisited with a modern taste. All fabrics are double-stranded; the shirts have single seams; the latest fashion sweaters; the polo shirts with riveted seams. Heron fills a gap in the market. The price ranges are very interesting compared to the quality of the products. Heron has stock of main and basic items. The parent company also offers a line of contemporary perfumes, Cereus, to any interested sales representatives, but the Heron brand is also available in its own right. Cereus fragrances for men and women are on sale in the best stores, including those in the Barneys New York chain. Established in 2015, Heron Haberdashery is the preeminent shopping destination for high quality men’s sportswear in southern California. In addition to the Heron Haberdashery brand, the store offers best in class brands such as Anderson’s, Belvest, Incotex, Superga, and Zabattigli. Le camicie per uomo Heron coniugano l’elevata qualità della lavorazione del mercato del lusso italiano con lo stile casual americano. Gli […]

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BARTOLOTTA & MARTORANA romantic couture

Young Italian brand Bartolotta & Martorana proposes a new vision, romantic garments with a touch of neoclassical combined with technological materials and craftsmanship. Despite their young age, the designers have already been in the spotlight. Winners of numerous fashion contests, the Sicilian Simone Bartolotta and Salvatore Martorana are the symbols of the new generation of Italian designers that promise to make their way in the fashion world. Admirers of dramatic, theatrical style of Alexander McQueen, they create exciting garments proving both originality and creativity, but above all with a strong message. Bartolotta & Martorana is a fresh and modern brand. Their dresses are like self-portraits. In perfect balance between dreams and concreteness, between ideal and real. On the other hand, for these two young talents, both graduates of the Academy of Fine Arts and with already important experience such as being tailors at the Teatro Massimo of Palermo and the theater of La Scala in Milan.  To them, fashion is the art of communication. This is why their creations escape deliberately to the tide of trends that for a single season all flood, then withdraw quietly leaving the memory behind. Bartolotta & Martorana creates garments that can capture the spirit of […]

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SOPHIA NUBES – sophisticated minimalism

The new collection of the sophisticated clothing of Sophia Nubes stand in the real meaning of “Made in Italy”. To explain the concept, Sophia Nubes teaches us about the real meaning of these words and what they mean for her. The philosophy behind this brand is well rooted in the DNA of Italian craftsmanship. The silent knowledge of the well known “Made in Italy” is something that cannot be taught and nobody will be ever able to copy. There is nothing in between, either you know it or you do not. It is something like the special way of cooking of the Italian mothers and especially grandmothers. The difference between what is good and tasty and what is bad and too rich instead. That is just something that you know without even thinking twice about it. It’s about the feeling. The creations of Sophia Nubes come out of this passion for creating something beautiful and and good and also in the highest quality. This passion drives the brand and the emotion can be found in all of the collection. These clothes are made by passion and are made to make the wearer feel stylish and sexy. A good start of […]

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March 22, 2018 by Carlos Diaz Autumn Winter, Brands 0

KIM KWANG – Designed in London, made in Italy

Kim Kwang is a London based brand whose collection’s reinstate Kwang’s intention to create a refined and elegant silhouette with his designs, one that resonates with his target customer of the independent, sophisticated and stylish woman that is looking to push boundaries with her style and not be afraid to stand out from the crowd. Kim Kwang, the designer, graduated with a MA in Fashion Footwear from Cordwainers College part of London College of Fashion as a Jimmy Choo Scholarship student. He gained a Graduate Diploma in Fashion womenswear from the famous fashion college, Central Saint Martins.  Prior to studying in London, Kwang studied in Milan at Insituto Marangoni, working towards a MA in Fashion Womenswear. With Kwang being the first person accredited with the Jimmy Choo Scholarship, he worked alongside Jimmy Choo as a footwear designer on the Jimmy Choo Couture Shoe Collection for three years before creating his own label.  Kwang’s style has evolved and inspiration for his AW18 collection is drawn from retro and vintage themes. Eclectic as form, Kwang explores feminine vintage styles while staying true to the brand with structural heels and more gender neutral sport lux looks. Kim Kwang is a fast growing international […]

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ECLETTiCO – Japanese design meets Italian craftsmanship

ECLETTiCO is a new brand that combines the minimalist Japanese approach with the know how and craftsmanship of Italy. The concept of ECLETTiCO brand is born in Milan, Italy, from the dream of an Italian leather goods craftsman and Japanese designer to create the perfect accessory through a marriage that combines tradition, technique and style. This project is rooted in the union between Made in Italy and the Japanese meticulous care for every single detail. The passion for leather accessories leads to the study of every minimal modeling traits; from skin thickness to the way of how to reinforce each structure piece to create a better product with high level craftsmanship and strong stylistic style. Many years of experience and passion for researched and refined materials have led to a continuous search and use of materials that represent the concept of the brand itself. Thanks to the collaboration with the best tanneries in Europe and with Italian craftsmen for small metal components, Eclettico’s high quality leave nothing to chance. The search for the best and most selected materials and leathers therefore gives the product a unique aura that is achieved thanks to the skillful Italian craftsmanship in a product of […]

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March 16, 2018 by Carlos Diaz Video 0

Luxury handmade Italian accessories by Henry Daniel

Henry Daniel Jewelry has expanded to a new branch.Continuing on the path of excellence and know-how of Italian handmade, they branched out to to the accessories field, now making handbags for day wear and evening wear as well as resort beach bags. All in fun and colorful way that the HDJ customers got used to. D 4 S London was Founded by Daniel in 2018 with the aim to specialize In Luxury handmade Italian accessories. The Henry Daniel Fashion Groups core philosophy is the manufacture and sale of a fun, versatile, and affordable luxury collections and designed accessories to meet the varied and dynamic needs of trend-conscious women and girls throughout the world. From their Trendy Evening Leather Bags to our Causal Beach Bags our collections range from a bag for every day of life not only smart but also causal wear and from summer to winter colors to Beach Vibrant Canvas Patterns there is  a design for all seasons and tastes . Have a look at the newest jewelry pieces so finely made and nevertheless elegant and most definitely fun! The collection includes bracelets, rings and necklaces as well. The evening bags collection comes in a variety of colors […]

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Luxury footwear with a twist by Lucrezia Maria Monaca

The brand was founded at the end of 2014 as an opportunity to combine Lucrezia Maria Monaca studies and the world of luxury with the purpose to satisfy a market need: elegant shoes with a contemporary twist. It focuses on high-end market with the spirit of creating not just a shoe but a piece of art thrilling at first sight and adapting perfectly to any foot shape. The quality is very high; maximum attention is paid to the materials used, all of high quality, and to the samples production. The designer is involved in every production step, from the raw materials to the final product. She drew inspiration from the world surrounding her and her deepest passions. She has always been fascinated by the fashion world, not in its most frivolous meaning, but as a vehicle to express your personality. The brand’s MISSION: recreating the personality of each woman in each shoe. The intent is to combine tradition, research, innovation and competence craftsmanship. It is no coincidence, in fact, that the shoes are produced in Vigevano, always known for his starring role in the footwear industry and Naples, renowned for the craftsmanship. The products are 100% Made in Italy and […]

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February 26, 2018 by Carlos Diaz Autumn Winter, Events, Projects, Shows 0

Sustainable luxury shoe brand ReyRey is here to stay

Sustainable luxury shoe brand ReyRey launches VIRTUAL RETAIL TECHNOLOGY Danish brand, ReyRey reveals a new and innovative approach to sustainability with a new virtual retail technology named ReyRey’s Virtual Boutique just one year after debuting at Copenhagen Fashion Week. The evolution of the fashion industry must center around sustainability, seeking to reduce its social and ecological footprint. To that end ReyRey provides a tool for the sustainable transformation of the supply chain, from conception to distribution to customer. ReyRey Virtual Boutique uses 3D technology to help customers choose their favorite ReyRey styles and customize the shoes by selecting materials, colors and accessories. A scanner records the size and shape of a customer’s foot to enable the brand to produce a custom pair of shoes Made in Italy. Measurements are stored on the website for future purchases. Following this scheme the product will fit the customer, it will adapts to her style and it will be manufactured only when it is needed. The Danish shoe brand debuted during CPHFW in august 2016. ReyRey is a Copenhagen based luxury footwear brand. The designer, Rey Abadi holds a Masters degree in Arts, Culture and Communication and an MBA in leadership. Rey started with […]

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