Pitti Bimbo 86: the highlights of this edition
Among the HIGHLIGHTS of this edition: special projects, launches and returns
“The Golden Age”: Monnalisa celebrates 50 years with a stunning event
Monnalisa celebrates its important fiftieth anniversary with a unique event in its genre, “The Golden Age”: for the first time ever the Fortezza da Basso will be illuminated by night. On the top floor of the Central Pavilion, Thursday 18th January from 19.30 onwards, there are catwalk shows, music and long cocktails with moondust.
_Simonetta presents “How many balloons does it take to make a dream fly?”, a special installation at the Limonaia di Villa Vittoria, Thursday 18th January. And launching at the Fortezza, in celebration of Pitti Bimbo, the collection created under license from Vespa.
_ in the Main Pavilion the presence of Miss Blumarine which returns to Pitti Bimbo to present the new F/W collection.
_ the iconic outerwear brand Colmar Originals debuts at Pitti Bimbo with a stand in the Main Pavilion;
_ the Pitti Bimbo debut of Timberland that is participating for the first time with a stand inside Sport Generation;
_Fun & Fun presents the new collection “Easy”, a capsule collection dedicated to the everyday wear with a “Music & Dance” rhythm;
_Chicco, the brand that has always been close to families through all stages of their children’s growth, returns to Pitti Bimbo to present the new A/W collection 18/19 for ages 0-8: from bootees to the total look;
_Elisabetta Franchi La mia Bambina presents two new ranges at Pitti Bimbo: Newborn (0-18 months) and Baby (6-36 months) outfits, blankets, baby sleeping bags and accessories in special packaging. In addition, there is a mini-me range inspired by the women’s sports range, Moves. Among the new items is a new footwear range produced and distributed by Andrea Montelpare.
_ Sarabanda, brand from the Tuscan company Miniconf, presents a new Capsule Collection entirely Made in Italy that is the essence of elegance;
_ John Richmond hits the scene in a collection that perfectly replicates the attitude and the style of this London designer in mini sizes.
In the Pitti Bimbo catwalk-show calendar: Thursday 18th January in the Sala della Ronda, the collective show for the Spanish brands the Children’s Fashion from Spain takes the stage.