Are fashion personas a dated phenomenon, Girogio Armani, Roberto Cavalli, Paul Smith, Vivienne Westwood, Yohji Yamamoto and so on… ? Has society move beyond worshipping the cult of the personality and up to a more profound level where style is held in higher regard than the hype generated around a single personality. Maybe the question […]
Roberto Cavalli, he of tight animal print pants and taxation controversy, is seen here making his trademark flamboyant impact on London Fashion Week. The old geezer and leopard-print maestro always deserves a butchers even if it’s just for a laugh. Nice one Bobby!
fter successfully unveiling his Spring / Summer 2011 menswear collection, Roberto Cavalli announced the launch of the logo that celebrates the 40 years of the Maison. The corporate logo has been transformed and evolved for the 40th Anniversary of the House of Cavalli. It is the graphic interpretation of 40 years of fashion, and an […]
During economic down-turns the only people to benefit are lawyers and bankers, so they say: “Last week, Roberto Cavalli canceled his Just Cavalli runway show and staged an intimate presentation of just twenty outfits in his showroom. He said the production quality of the other half of the collection was sub-par, citing dissatisfaction with Ittierre, […]
The famous Ittierre is knocked-out! IT Holding SpA, owner of the Gianfranco Ferre fashion label, said Ittierre SpA, its main production and licensing unit, will file for bankruptcy protection after failing to find adequate funding. The bankruptcy order may be extended to the whole company, the Milan-based clothing maker said today in a statement to […]
What is a brand to do in a recession? Simple! Create a brand credit card and that’s just what our favourite exotic fur and skin trader, Roberto Cavalli has done. Roberto, who has a reputation for being the Mr Crabs of the fashion world, will be offering the “Cavalli Card” March 1, with application forms […]
Kate Moss and rocker boyfriend Pete Doherty are to star in Roberto Cavalli’s A/W 2007-8 campaign together.Â Although, Moss was initially scheduled for the campaign on her own, Cavalli quickly decided to use Doherty when the latter accompanied his girlfriend to the shoot. â€œThey are both iconic,â€ Cavalli said about the decision. â€œFree spirits with […]