A special guest of the 24 Hours of Elegance was Ken Lindsay the international brand ambassador of CHIVAS, who held an exclusive VIP tasting at the White Palace.
VIII SALON OF EXCELLENCE
A new edition of the "Salon of Excellence”, will be held this year at Palazzo Capponi Vettori on June 13th, during the 92nd edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo.
Event partner is the Italian Chamber of Fashion Buyers and its president Mario Dell'Oglio.
Particularly relevant is the presence of Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti, who in this edition has promoted a selection of Neapolitan tailors of the highest level, providing their fabrics to produce exquisitely tailored garments with a distinctly elegant connotation. This initiative is titled
NEW SARTORIAL THREAD
Promoted by Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti
A space where the excellence of Neapolitan tailoring meets the trends of men's fashion, will be a special highlight of the event at the frescoed salon of Palazzo Capponi Vettori.
The Tailors selected for the NEW SARTORIAL THREAD award are:
The Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti will award the finest Sartoria that combines tradition and trend, opening way for the new sartorial talents to be recognized.
During the evening, the audience will have an opportunity to enjoy two special showcases:
Masters of Craftsmanship (for Gentlemen)
In the handicraft section we will find the proposals of the historic shoemakers Calzoleria Rivolta from Milan, and the famous Milanese bespoke shirtmaker Siniscalchi. The three tailors are Neapolitan: Sartoria Chiaia, Sartoria Siotti and Sartoria Carfora. There will also be a Passaggio Cravatte bespoke tie-makers with a gorgeous collection of custom ties, and young bespoke shirtmakers TeMa along with Ne / No accessories.
During the opening of the event, a special, buyers only Round Table moderated by Marc Sondermann, editor of Fashion magazine, will tackle important questions of fashion business today:
NEW DESIGNER'S SCOUTING BECOME DIGITAL
How the Digital Era Scouting will find talented fashion designers.
A round-table in which Fashion Experts will present their vision of the future of fashion and the role that digital platforms have, and how change the ascent of new designers on the fashion scene.
Mario Dell'Oglio will present the new digital platform of the Best Shops.
During the cocktail, exclusive selection of brands for ladies, will be presented as part of Fashion Frames showcase.
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