Valentino Pre Collections Fall Winter 2018-19

Pierpaolo Piccioli instills a strong romantic allure in the Valentino fashion show, where grace is combined with a severe elegance, which doesn’t allow easy stereotypes of femininity. A material fluidity, authoritative and at the same time soft, is expressed through fabrics that suggest the body without revealing it. Enveloping and protective shapes – gathered hood…

Handmade italian shoes

Ever wonder how a pair of shoes really comes together? At the Contarini 5, every shoe is made completely by hand using decades-old techniques, patterns and equipment. All of our shoes hold true to the mission of italian design: to create beautiful yet healthy and comfortable shoes that will last for years. Here is a look into shoemaking process.