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  After years spent studying shoes, creating them and imagining them on the feet of fantastic women, dreamy and seductive, fantasy-spinning temptresses from exotic lands, at last Duccio Venturi’s eclecticism has found its mood. Inspiration from other cultures, picked up during his globe-trotting days, marries perfectly with the style and eccentric tastes of a new  [ Read More ]

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by Chiara Spangoli Gabard Sustainable Fashion shines at Pitti Uomo in Florence, with a show promoted by the Ethical Fashion Initiative captained by Simone Cipriani, an officer of the United Nations who is bringing fashion back to artisans. The Ethical Fashion Initiative of the International Trade Center (ITC) – which is a joint agency of  [ Read More ]

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GADDO DELLA GHERARDESCA The acclaimed advertiser, descendent of one of the most ancient aristocracies, is a fond advocate of BOLGHERI MELODY Count Gaddo della Gherardesca was born in Florence to one of Europe’s oldest families, which records back to 745A.D. Dante Alighieri and Giosué Carducci have extolled the death of his ancestor: in 1289 Count  [ Read More ]

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90TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS CULMINATE WITH OPENING OF THE GUCCI MUSEO IN FLORENCE   A year of events in celebration of Gucci’s 90th anniversary will culminate with the official public opening of the GUCCI MUSEO inside the historic Palazzo della Mercanzia located in Florence’s Piazza Signoria.  A permanent exhibition from its rich and culturally significant archive, which  [ Read More ]

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