As part of our handmade in Italy series, we are pleased to present Stefano De Lellis. A young jeweller from Florence who makes hand made pieces that combine a range of modern influences with techniques from the local bottegas and artisan’s laboratories to create one of a kind, show stopping necklaces.
Just in case you don’t already know, Luisa Via Roma has teamed up with Steiff and 20 of our favourite designers to create a series of one of a kind designer dogs! These fabulous creatures are now going up for auction so that you could be the proud owner of one of these special stuffed animals. Each week 3 will go online and the highest bid on ebay will win. Not only that but all proceeds from the auction will be given to the charity Unicef to help disadvantaged children in Bangladesh.
At the 4th edition of Firenze4Ever some of fashion’s most important bloggers came to our store and fell in love with these puppies and each adopted their favourite in order to help us with this great cause. If you would like to help too simply go to our mini site and find your favourite then start bidding!
To start us off, from March 19 – 25 we have dogs from Balmain, the french fashion powerhouse that shot back onto every fashionista’s radar with it’s strong, sexy aesthetic and attention grabbing rock infused style. The exciting, up and coming Mary Katrantzou who has everyone mesmerized by her beautiful, witty use of colour and print and finally, Valentino. The italian institution that has created a fabulous leash and collar in homage to it’s iconic rock stud shoes and bags that are a front row fixture at all the international fashion weeks.
Don’t miss your chance to own one of these special designer dogs and help us contribute to a good cause. For more information click here!
We are excited to announce the Burberry Prorsum womenswear show will be streamed live on to our Facebook page this afternoon! The show is the biggest ticket of London fashion week and will be online from Hyde Park at 4pm UK time. Stay tuned to our twitter for live updates from inside the show and settle down to watch it live on our Facebook fan page.
To spice up our start to the week we have been watching Motilo’s new super sexy video.
What better way to celebrate tomorrow, the day dedicated to love and romance, than with a bit of Bordelle. We’ve been fans of this niche lingerie label for quite sometime and think they are the perfect go to for a Valentine’s Day with a bit of a twist!
We love this shot of Uma Thurman for Vogue Italia by Peter Lindbergh. Shot in black and white, the actress looks stunning and sultry in a fabulous pair of Burak Uyan’s eye catching creations.
The up and coming designer has become a red carpet favourite thanks to his unique use of colour and architecturally inspired shapes that look great with a simple, understated dress or mixed up with an elegant evening gown.
Introducing the first in a series which celebrates some of our favorite new designers who create all their collections by hand here in Italy. First up, we are proud to present SuperDuper hats.
This label, based in the tuscan countryside, was created out of a love of classic hat making, vintage styles and timeless shapes which the designers blend together with niche hand crafts and their own inimitable style to create something beautiful and unique.
Whilst in Milan, internet singing sensation Lana del Rey was spotted wearing Osman Yousefzada. Perfect for the rising songstress’s combination of classic all american with a sultry twist, this London based designer has become an international success, noted for his use modern shapes and themes with a touch of classic elegance. Photographed with fans and editor at large, Anna dello Russo we love the way she works this leather belted lace dress. Check out Anna dello Russo’s backstage footage of her singing her hit “Video Games”.
Tuscan bag designer Desmo created a selection of fabulous limited edition bags especially for Firenze4Ever 4 to match our Pink Carpet theme. The brand, which has a strong tradition of italian craftsmanship, has used a range of different materials to create a unique selection of bags exclusively available at Luisa Via Roma and luisaviaroma.com.