The experimental knitwear of Pour Toi is the protagonist at Pitti Filati

Main Pavilion, Ground Floor

Pitti Filati continues the collaboration with Modateca Deanna with the intention of celebrating Italian knitwear excellence through the extraordinary archives of Miss Deanna, the historic knitwear company which has collaborated with the biggest international stylists since the 1970s. The rendezvous is Wednesday 26 June at 10.00 a.m. for the opening of the special layout set in the Main Pavilion (Fortezza da Basso), the protagonists of which will be the collections of Pour Toi, one of the most innovative knitwear brands of the Eighties. On stage will be a meticulous selection of garments created by the Italian architect and art director, Luca Coelli, and the American artist and embroiderer, Sam Rey. This will be followed, at 11.00 a.m., by a special talk between Deanna Ferretti (founder of Modateca Deanna) and the journalist Daniela Fedi (Area Monumentale, first floor, meeting room). The talk will be accompanied by a simultaneous translation service.