Fendi outlet to accompany “Happy Room” to VIP clients


LVMH-owned Italian appearance abode Fendi has advised a “Happy Room” with artist Cristina Celestino advanced of next month’s Architecture Miami.

After its actualization in December, Fendi’s Happy Allowance will serve as the brand’s traveling VIP bathrobe room, a aboriginal for the house, area it will host block shows and claimed appointments. For the architecture of the Happy Room, Ms. Celestino begin afflatus from Fendi’s abode codes, ensuring that the activity is a accurate representation of the brand.

Much added than a abrupt showroom, Fendi’s Happy Allowance draws from signatures of the cast for a “‘50s-meets-Art-Deco vibe.” Fendi codes cover a reinterpretation of the arches apparent in the brand’s Rome headquarter building, glassy assumption accents, black marble and fur elements.

Included in the adornment are angled alteration screens in blue, wood-paneled vanities, a mustard-yellow clover daybed and armchairs in excellent green.

The appliance apparent in the amplitude was custom advised by Ms. Celestino.

While not confirmed, letters advance that eventually Fendi will extend the Happy Allowance architecture artful to its all-around arrangement of boutiques.

Selecting Architecture Miami for the admission of Fendi’s Happy Allowance is a assiduity of its affiliation with the architecture fair. Since 2008, Fendi has formed on collaborative projects with architects and designers that accept been displayed to accompany with the event.

Last year, Fendi outlet added its ballast in Miami’s Architecture District with the aperture of a abstraction store.

For the 10 years above-mentioned the cast operated a Fendi Casa exhibit in the Miami adjacency accepted for its aesthetic access and growing affluence presence. Fendi’s abstraction abundance in the Architecture District was advised in accord with artist Johanna Grawunder and draws parallels from art and design.

Fendi reopens its Marina Bay Sands bazaar together with the Fendirumi


Having fabricated appearances in appearance capitals such as Milan, London and New York, the Fendirumi — Piro-chan and Bug-kun — are assuredly on our shores for the reopening of the Fendi bazaar at Marina Bay Sands. If you’re not accomplished with the album of Fendi, the Fendirumi were created to honour the Japanese Kigurumi mascots. In added words, the duo are wearable blimp toys aggressive by Fendi’s Bag Bugs charms — atom the bifold FF logo?

With a anew refurbished abundance abstraction that celebrates the brand’s Roman roots, this is absolutely an break for the Fendi outlet to accomplish their Singapore entrance. Besides featuring an all-encompassing ambit of products, the abundance will aswell affection the Spike Wall. A allotment broken with gold metal spikes, it displays the iconic Baguette accoutrements as a accolade to the activity of fur-making. Standing at two metres high, the bristling monsters will aswell be touring acclaimed spots in Singapore like the Merlion Park, Gardens by the Bay, National Museum and CÉ LA VI, so attending out for them and bang a pose. Watch the Fendirumi in activity below.

Remedy the algid with this season’s bristling bag


Fur – faux or contrarily – is about alone a winter actual but acknowledgment to fashion’s fixation with creamy titbits you don’t accept to go hiking to accord it a try.

What defines an It bag varies from division to division and this time it’s all about the bristling purse. No winter attending is absolutely complete after a blow of down but if a covering is a little too outré for your taste, a handheld dosage is the easiest way to lift your winter wardrobe.

The trend started aback in 2013 with the barrage of Karl Lagerfeld’s “Bag Boy Karlito” bristling bag agreeableness which advance to a billow in High Street dupes; if a bag didn’t appear commutual with a creamy clip-on it artlessly wasn’t account having.

Fast advanced three years admitting and aggregate from minaudières to colossal carryalls are slathered in the stuff.

At Michael Kors, a accumulating of absolute and wearable apparel were animated with amber and chrism down-covered accoutrements basic a floral arrangement while Victoria Beckham rendered chastening with coffee coloured fur and angular atramentous straps. Both apperception you, accurate the way to backpack this season’s costly purse was tight, abutting to the physique and hugged to the hip.


Fendi – acclaimed for their down-covered appearance bag charms in ailing candied colours – autonomous for a far added active affair. With the barring of a stripy nude rendition, the bearded carryalls came in flashes of citrus orange and azure blue, colossal and brazen.

Taking this trend into the absolute apple will instantly add a blow of affluence to your autumn accent collection. Keep things chic and break aural the confides of a crossbody or clamp in aloof tones or accord your attending a abreast aberration with adventurous hues that will add a abundant bare pop of colour to your algid acclimate wardrobe.

Fendi outlet blazer dresses are a hot favourite this year


It might be a tricky trend to pull off, but blazer dresses are scorching the ramps this season. From Yves Saint Laurent to Fendi — several design houses have been exploring this style with renewed enthusiasm. “Androgyny is still one of the top sartorial trends this year. And blazer dresses are perfect to up the ante,” says designer Ridhi Mehra.

Designer Shubhika Davda, who runs the label Papa Don’t Preach, says blazer dresses have become popular because they are formal owing to their full sleeves and collar. They also add an extra dose of glamour to the overall look.
“It’s convenient to wear a blazer dress, as you don’t need to worry about what to wear underneath. Plus, the pockets always help you sneak in the handy lipstick and the phone in,” she says, adding that these dresses also give the wearer a deep and interesting neckline — if worn with nothing inside — for statement chokers or neckpieces. “At the same time, you can also make it sporty by pairing it with sneakers,” she says.


In fact, designer Sameer Madan feels that this trend is here to stay because it provides “comfort along with style”, something people dig nowadays.


As far as the fabric is concerned, in Mumbai, it is more suitable to wear a blazer dress made using embellished crepe or even denim. One should avoid materials such as thick velvet and fur-trimmed fabrics in the city.

Karl Lagerfeld Celebrates half a century With Fendi


We reside in a apple area appearance designers jump address afterwards alive with a cast for a brace of seasons. The a lot of contempo archetype of this is artist Maria Grazia Chiuri, who larboard Valentino for Dior this year afterwards alive at the above for about 17 years. Defying these norms is Karl Lagerfeld who has managed to accomplish a accomplishment that no added artist anytime has.

It has been 50 years back Lagerfeld abutting the sisters, Adele and Edoardo Fendi. Back in the day, the sisters assassin Lagerfeld as a freelancer, a move that was advised abnormal at the time. In an account with Harper’s Bazaar, Lagerfeld opened up about his acquaintance with the brand.

“It’s the longest accord in fashion,” the artist says proudly of his almanac contract. “No one has lived continued abundant to do it for such a continued time, and I’m not annoyed of it at all. I even anticipate I plan bigger today and accept a clearer head. My plan is a bigger antecedence now than if I was younger, and it’s a actual acceptable thing.”

However, conceivably the absolute acumen abaft this acknowledged accord is abundant added than Lagerfeld’s adulation for his work, which the artist himself accepted to. “I’m simple to plan with,” he said. “I’m not on an ego trip. I’m alone absorbed in the ability and the architecture and to plan with humans I enjoy. Many added designers accept an ego problem. A lot of of them do. That’s absolutely the problem.” Speaking of why the accord survived all these years, Lagerfeld explained that he was chargeless to aggrandize his aesthetic vision. “I never had the activity I was married, so it was like an accessible alliance situation. I’ve kept the affection because there is no exclusivity. I charge the beginning air from the alfresco to see what’s traveling on. If you put me in a cage, I am worthless.”

Fendi outlet creative director Karl Lagerfeld Is Launching a Nightclub


Karl Lagerfeld is adding to his long list of creative projects by branching out into hospitality to launch a chain of nightclubs and hotels.

The Fendi outlet creative director is building his own international brand – Karl Lagerfeld Hotels & Resorts – under a long-term licensing deal with Brandmark Collective BV, reports WWD. The corporation will include hotels, residential properties, restaurants and private nightclubs, all of which will presumably feature the designer’s signature aesthetic.

Lagerfeld has previously redesigned the swimming pool at the Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo, and was also asked to add a dash of his style to 270-room hotel in Macau. Now it appears the iconic designer wants to have full creative control.

The announcement marks a second surprise venture in a matter of months, after Lagerfeld revealed a collection of wedding rings earlier in the year. Both of those projects will now sit alongside designing clothes,  Fendi and his own label, not to mention his artistic endeavors, photography projects and other graphic design work.

Many other illustrious fashion houses have branched out into the hotel business, including Versace, Armani, and Bulgari — see some of the best ones here.

Fendi outlet extends activity of Snapchat belief with all-embracing album


Italian appearance characterization Fendi outlet is arduous the brief attributes of Snapchat by giving beforehand snaps new activity through a agreeable hub on its Web site.

The brand’s advancing Snapchat Tour has accurate key cast moments about the apple through the eyes of influencers. Like all Snapchat Stories, these photos and videos were originally attainable for a cursory 24 hours, but Fendi handbags is searching to aggrandize the admirers for this agreeable by authoritative them a added abiding allotment of its online presence.

“Live feeds of influencers behind-the-scenes adventures provides a glimpse into the ambiguous and absolute apple of appearance that consumers accept consistently dreamed about,” said Lexy Wright, entering business coordinator at Pixlee.

“For the aboriginal time, consumers are able to get an accurate appearance from their a lot of trusted source. Fendi saw the success of announcement their cast through influencers, and is demography abounding advantage of user generated agreeable about their brand,” she said.

Ms. Wright is not affiliated with Fendi, but agreed to animadversion as an industry expert.

Fendi did not acknowledge afore columnist deadline.

Album Fendi’s Snapchat Tour has chock-full off at all-around destinations such as Milan, London, Moscow, Paris and Miami.

In anniversary city, the cast broke a individual influencer to be the articulation of its Snapchat annual for that moment in time. For instance, South Korean blogger Irene Kim accurate the brand’s Peekaboo Auction in Seoul, South Korea in November 2015, while Zara Martin took admirers central the Fendirumi pop-up at Harrods beforehand this year.

Fendi outlet SS17 show report


A beginning wind was alarming through the Fendi outlet SS17 collection. In a battleground year of contest adulatory the label’s 90th anniversary, its move into a new headquarters, and its clean-up of the Trevi bubbler in Rome, the house’s built-in home, to which Fendi apprenticed €2.2m — and again commandeered as the set on which to date their amazing July huge couture appearance — it’s assuredly time to move on.

For Karl Lagerfeld, who is the house’s artistic director, forth with Silvia Fendi and a man who despises retrospection, this appearance was a animation of air. In the brief apple of fashion, this “was the enough lightness”.

It was lots of things. The brood was youthful, avant-garde and bizarre in spirit. The looks featured avant-garde sportswear, tailored jackets with outsize pockets, stripey trousers, scalloped sleeves. Spots of fluoro blush and chicken were commutual with jacquard florals depicting Capodimonte ceramics designs from the 18th century, or feather-light printed chiffons, or liquidy-thin leathers, or accessory skirts of the blazon Marie Antoinette wore to garden at her Trianon.

For the proudly Italian house, the references seemed almighty French. “Well, don’t forget, Maria Carolina the Queen of Naples, area the Capodimonte ceramics branch was founded, was the sister of Marie Antoinette,” explained Lagerfeld as he sketched an Antoinette-style “wind apron” with a broader brim console to allegorize how it should avalanche from the waist. I hadn’t accepted to forget, I accepted as he channelled his account into a ball. That’s the joy of spending any time with Lagerfeld and his great all-embracing mind. You consistently apprentice something.

Historical references aside, the appearance was absolutely directional. Some of the models wore ribby neon knits, like sports tops, and a lot of wore a amalgam cossack that affiliated able-bodied socks with a curvy, striped renaissance heel. Sporty clothes accept become a key signature beyond the industry and a basic in the avant-garde wardrobe, area tracksuits and dressmaking appropriately coexist. Is atheleisurewear a street-up influence? “I don’t apperceive area it came from,” said Lagerfeld. “But it’s absolutely not from any added period.” He despairs of architecture which draws from absolute periods of history. He can’t angle the accepted trend for “1970s looks which attending like blur costumes”.

Despite advertisement a abatement of 1 per cent in acquirement beyond the LVMH portfolio in the group’s half-year address in July, Fendi’s fortunes accept been beneath afflicted by the slump in day-tripper sales that were abhorrent for the group’s accepted woes. The house, beneath arch controlling Pietro Beccari, was singled out in the address as one of its bigger performers. Though its absolute revenues are congenital with added houses, and appropriately unknown, Fendi handbags was declared as assuming “impressive advance and an accomplished performance … led by artefact creativity”.

Asked what that meant, Lagerfeld acicular to this show’s eclecticism and assiduity by way of example. In an era of individualism, he suggested, Fendi offers consumers lots to plan with. “No archetypal looked the same, the looks were all absolutely altered — even the hair and composition afflicted for every look,” he said. “And I alloyed all the colours so they were all absolutely opposite, a abominable blush and a pastel, a floral jacquard and leather.”

Increasingly, the affluence bazaar is about the bespoke details, and creating a attending or owning something absolutely unique. Fendi accept been awfully active in that bazaar — aboriginal with their £400 Bag Bugs, and now with a accomplished host of added accessories. The SS17 accoutrements were busy with a ataxia of fur emojis, antecedent key fobs and bond leather-covered straps, which can all be swapped and afflicted anniversary season. There were sweetie-coloured hair pins, and the clothes were aswell a mix-and-match of separates that could be styled accordingly. It was playful. Lagerfeld admired that the accumulating had a hardly untethered quality, or “a amphibian feeling”, as he declared it. Like the wind: it could go in any direction.

Fendi outlet SS17 has something waiting for you in your case


Silvia Venturini Fendi outlet and Karl Lagerfeld are activity sporty. For SS17, their Fendi accumulating was somewhat added accidental than we are acclimated to, and, low and behold, about fur-less! Stripes, on the added hand, came in all colours, accumbent and vertical, blubbery and pinstripe, on crop tops, colossal shirt dresses, jackets, bags, burden trousers, even on knitted beat boots. As able-bodied as relaxed, the clothes were absolutely utilitarian. Large pockets, wide, adequate trousers cuffed just aloft the abate and the bodice jumpers will accept a activity continued afterwards the division is over. The silk, striped aprons angry about waists with trousers beneath were a acute and abundant added wearable yield on the skort. The accumulating had a abundant adolescent vibe than usual, if alone due to the cutesy pigtails and colossal delicate studs all over the models’ hair. Cool blatant aperture added added to the active look. Then there were the pinks, the cool abbreviate skirts and the mix amid bound and ample that acquainted absolutely avant-garde too. Fendi is athirst for a new chump and afterwards this collection, they will abiding get what they want.


Halfway through the show, however, there as absolutely an abrupt change in the Fendi clothing. From a adventuresome adolescent woman, the activity angry to a added pretty-pretty girl. Skirts came lower down, super-light cottony and organza were the bolt of choice, floral prints and embroideries, the assured ruffles, animal arduous apparel and necklines were cut out to resemble a butterfly Sleeves were scalloped, colours abundant added subdued, the alone adumbration of this getting the aforementioned babe were the aforementioned beat booties beat throughout. Perhaps the allegory styles were a animadversion on appearance and bathrobe today. People yield on a altered persona for altered situations, a assured claimed appearance is acceptable blurred. Instead, barter are acceptable added adventuresome with their choices, bond things that at aboriginal ability assume absolutely at allowance with anniversary other. Why could one woman not accept a apparel area feminine skirts, basic and bows adhere next to added tougher, graphic, even adult pieces? In fact, this is a actual avant-garde abstraction and a able one. By alms a greater array of styles, it absolutely agency a greater array of customers, and isn’t that what all designers aim for?


Fendi is, of course, admired for its replica handbags, abnormally back the little fur monster took over everyone’s handbags, and every individual top artery boutique it seems. For SS17, the accoutrements are afresh accepting a lot of fun. Handles and straps came burdened with ablaze patters, they were scalloped or fabricated out of cut out flowers and circles. Butterfly, bow and floral patterns fabricated out of delicate studs and clover adorned the physique itself, while little abstracts dressed in a Fendi fur coat, all analytical and with a bunch of fur hair, set to become everyone’s accent of best no doubt, were blind off the ancillary of them. Fendi dubbed it ‘little amateur for adults.’ There are no words added adapted to sum up the collection.

To mark Fendi’s ninetieth, Multi-Million Dollar History Behind the the ‘Most Beautiful Fashion Show Ever’


On a mild summer day in Rome, Silvia Venturini Fendi outlet, arch of accessories and menswear for her family’s acclaimed affluence brand, accomplish out of a atramentous chauffeured Mercedes and strides accomplished the august Fontana di Trevi, which is already afresh aflame acknowledgment to a Fendi-led multimillion-euro, multiyear facelift. The 1762 bizarre carve is a applicable date for what, in a few hours, will be the house’s couture show—its additional ever—celebrating the company’s ninetieth anniversary.

Outside the Palazzo Poli, scooters adept by and tourists discharge out of cafés into the heat; inside, modelebrities Bella Hadid and Kendall Jenner roam the makeshift backstage in atramentous robes, eyes alert to their phones, as last-minute adjustments are fabricated to the massive cellophane aerodrome laid over the iconic fountain’s basin that, in a few hours, will accredit these beauties to actually airing on water. How abroad to advertise the abatement 2016 couture accumulating delivered up by the active Karl Lagerfeld, Fendi’s artistic abstracted for 51 years? Unfazed by the hustle and bustle, Venturini Fendi ascends a ample rock access into a dimly lit marble room, settles into a comfortable white chair, and commences scrolling idly through her phone. “My mother was like me: consistently with a smile, consistently calm,” Venturini Fendi says. “But if I wish to ability a goal, beeline to the point.”

Her credible accord is not hasty if you accede her role model: her grandmother Adele Fendi, who, forth with her husband, Edoardo, opened the ancestors business’s aboriginal bazaar in Rome in 1926 and connected to run it continued afterwards her husband’s afterlife some three decades later. (The agent adventure is abundant in Fendi Roma [Assouline], a new coffee-table book appear in account of the anniversary.) “My grandmother was a actual altered affectionate of woman for the time. She absitively to work, aboriginal of all, but again to accession 5 accouchement and abide to be actual abundant committed [to her work] in the 1920s,” Venturini Fendi says. “When my grandfathering died, she could accept said, ‘Okay, that’s over.’ She was wealthy; she didn’t absolutely charge to work. But she absolutely absitively to go advanced with her plans.”

Those affairs led to Fendi replica handbags acceptable one of the a lot of admired affluence brands in the LVMH stable. To get there, Adele enlisted the advice of her 5 daughters, the now allegorical Paola, Franca, Carla, Alda, and Anna (Venturini Fendi’s mother). “[Adele] affected a bit the daughters to accompany her. She bare humans to trust,” Venturini Fendi says. “My mother was an opera dancer, and she consistently said, ‘I was affected to adulation the work.’ But they were able women who were acclimated to seeing their mother acting like a man.” Plus, they had a eyes that accepted prescient. “At that time, fur was bought by men—the ones who had the power—for women. And these women were acclimated as altar to appearance their success, their wealth. So the covering had to be very, actual big if you were very, actual rich. This, [my mother and her sisters] activate hateful,” Venturini Fendi says. They automated their furs’ shapes, got rid of beefy linings. They aswell brought on, in 1965, an cipher German artist based in Paris by the name of Karl Lagerfeld, who at the time was freelancing for assorted appearance companies (his abiding affiliation with Chanel did not activate until 1982). “They took a big risk, because Karl was not the Karl he is today,” says Venturini Fendi, who aboriginal met the artist if she was five. “He brought excitement,” she adds. “My mother and her sisters were crazy about him.”