A toast to the opening of Tech Dreamers Inspired by Swarovski
The famous Italian concept store’s twelfth edition of its fashion showcase, Firenze4Ever, took place from January 9–11. This year, it included an exhibition of some astonishingly future-forward creations. The ‘tech dreamers’ of the show’s title were, in fact, thirty of the world’s most exciting designers. Each fused imagination with reality to create a stunning collection of limited edition pieces for sale in store and online.
It was an illustrious gathering at the celebratory gala dinner: Cesare Casadei, Vivetta, Elena Ghisellini, Giancarlo Petriglia, Benedetta Bruzziches, Mirko Fontana and Diego Marquez of au jour le jour were there. So were Anton Heunis, Maria Francesca Pepe, Eduardo Caovilla, Antonio Marras, Maria Sole of Les Petits Joueurs, Marco Mencagli of Marmen, Roberto Ferlito of Schield, and Ilenia Corti of Vernissage. Glossy magazines in attendance included La Repubblica, Elle, Vanity Fair, Vogue, Gioia, Flair, Ming Weekly, Madame Figaro, Puretrend, L’Officiel, Cosmopolitan, Flaunt, E! and Mffashion. Bloggers and fashion and style influencers were out in force, including Peter Xu, Natalie and Dylana Suarez, Jo Bargioni ( Shopstyle Head of Business), Shannon Mahoney of PurseBlog, Markus Fowler and Daniel Frank of Men With, Jacky Jin, and a representative from Sina Weibo, among many others.
Video: Alessandro Moggi