The seventh edition of International Couture, a fashion show included in the official ALTAROMA calendar, will take place on February 4th. International Couture, is confirmed as one of the leading events on the international scene, organized by Maria Christina Rigano, councilor at the Italian-Lebanese Cultural Institute. For the first time, the fashion show, created in collaboration with IFN Network, will also be broadcast on the “International Fashion Network” channels such as: Amsterdam, Dubai, Milan, London, Newyork and Romafashiontv.com, directed by Manuel Ivan Maria Perrotta.
It will be possible to admire the Renaissance collections by Abiddikkia, Esperanza by Marcela de Cala, Melodrama by Missaki Couture, Moon Urbban Fusion by Natasha Pavluchenko and Ba-riolé by Sabrina Amoroso. Also participating in the Fashion Show are the accessories of byLudo eco-tech bijoux and those of Ferrum Jewels together with the footwear of Fleur d’Oranger, a combination of art creators from Italy, Lebanon, Jordan and Poland. Once again International Couture act as a bridge between East and West. The event that aims to promote Italian and foreign designers will be set in the Baglioni Hotel Regina in Rome located in via Veneto inspired by the “dolce vita …”. During the Show the guest will be able to focus on a preview of the upcoming metaverse show by IFN Newtork for the next season featuring the creations of eight dresses of the upcoming designer Irina Krutasova.
The guests and backstage will be amazed by the exquisite and 100% sustainable, gluten and lactose free sweets by TROY Naturals.
The look of the models is taken care of, for the Make-up by the Face Place Academy by Pablo and for the hairstyles by Giovanni Salerno, The Best Club by Wella.
Renaissance by Giovanna Mandarano for ABIDDIKKIA
Giovanna Mandarano presents the Renaissance collection at International Couture, which mixes creativity, passion and energy. The iconic prints that characterize the ABIDDIKKIA brand with a Sicilian taste, its Baroque, the bright colors of its majolica and its characteristic floats. The color combinations are intriguingly mixed, ranging between basic colors and vitamin tints emphasized by decisive but refined combinations that caress the soft lines, enveloping the female body with character. A perfect palette to inspire good humor and erase all traces of the winter dullness. “Color” will undoubtedly be one of the watchwords for the summer.
Accompanying the ABIDDIKKIA Renaissance collection are accessories by Ferrum Jewels by Maura Carrazza, one of the few artisans who works iron and creates works of art, each piece is unique and inimitable. Real jewels to wear, made special by the combination of buttons, glass, crystals together with iron work. Strength and fragility in a single element. Ferrum Jewels is a young but already known brand as well as in Italy in New York and Athens
Moon Urbban Fusion by Natasha Pavluchenko
The Polish designer, Natasha Pavluchenko, presents the fairy tale and sophisticated collection entitled Moon Urbban Fusion in Alta Roma during the “International Couture” Fashion Show. The designer, in love with the black that has become her trademark and at the same time the inspiration from which new projects are born. This time the darkness leads straight to the sky, full of darkness, but illuminated by the infinite glow of the stars. A reference to the cosmos from which it draws inspiration for the collection and its title, Moon Urbban Fusion. Sophisticated details, including lace and golden chains. Long dresses in matte black dominate, reminiscent of the nineteenth century, combining elegance with neo-Gothic rock style. On the other hand, elaborate jackets with 80s highlighted shoulders. “Every artist is a bit lunar and perhaps comes from the moon”, says Natasha Pavluchenko, I want to give the audience an extraordinary experience, it will be a real show with fairytale characters, in which the models will play the role of angels, bringing the audience in an extraordinary world, full of sensuality and extravagance. I am happy to show once again my collection in Rome, with which I am emotionally linked and where many of my artistic inspirations come from. “Partner of the collection is the Concept 77 architecture studio, with which Natasha Pavluchenko collaborates, creating original interior and building projects.
Ba-riolé by SabrinAmoroso
SabrinAmoroso presents at “International Couture” Ba-riolé, a pastel-colored collection that tells its story through a mix of materials and embroidery that focuses on a harmony of colors and shapes. Ba-riolé is a collection inspired by the Rococo, transforming some typical elements of the Baroque, through the intrinsic values of the Rococò. The lines are thinner and more stylized, decorated with pastel colors that make everything much more harmonious and light. Elements that inspired the collection were the various 18th century paintings that symbolize love and passion together with living nature, recreated on the catwalk through drapery, embroidery, flowers, prints and the volumes created. The corset is the recurring item throughout the Capsule. Accompanying the Ba-riolé collection are the eco-tech bijoux accessories from the “Mottanai” collection byLUDO
The new collection “Mottanai” byLUDO eco-tech bijoux, by architect Ludovica Cirillo, conceived and exhibited in Tokyo, mixes pieces of technological reuse, a typical material of the brand and assembles them using traditional Japanese techniques. ByLUDO presents artistic pieces at International Couture, each of which is dedicated to a different artisan technique: from electronic cables assembled with the mizuhiki system, to computer circuits made with the origami method, to pieces of CDs assembled with the concept of kintsugi. The word “Mottanai”; it refers to the Buddhist teaching on the waste that is done on things when they are not given the right value.
Melodrama by Missaki Couture
“In the play, the characters should determine the story. In melodrama, the story determines the characters. “Missaki Farassian draws his inspiration from this reflection in the collection he is presenting at “International Couture“. The Melodrama collection is an impressive play characterized by being excessively dramatic and extremely sentimental. Each dress is a sensational piece with exaggerated characters intended to appeal to the emotions. The Missaki Couture collection focuses on exquisite details and embroidery, the incorporation of crystals and pearls to achieve a melodramatic dress. The color palette is unconventional pastel. That one. you get is a visual and expressive experience not to be forgotten.
Esperanza by Marcela de Cala
Esperanza, is the theme of the bridal collection presented by designer Marcela De Cala at “International Couture“, a bridal fashion aimed at any type of woman. A novelty symbolized by a modern and fresh transit represented by the introduction of tulle, lace and beads. Instead, for those who love the feeling of luxury, she can choose dresses enriched with pearls and crystals, while the woman who prefers a flashy touch can choose floral decorations that emanate a fascinating harmony. One-of-a-kind pieces of quality that satisfy everyone, raising the fashion effect to a whole new level!
Fleur d ‘Oranger shoes accompany a woman on the most important day of her life … and offer “on tiptoe” a very high quality product, made from an original design with wisdom and love. The brand is the result of the synergy between two established entrepreneurs in the footwear sector, a brilliant Italian designer and a historic company that is constantly expanding its offer thanks to continuous research without neglecting the continuous love for product innovation and above all MADE IN ITALY, which combines the best raw materials processed in Italy with a skilful and accurate craftsmanship, which leaves nothing to chance.International Couture Fashion Show a bridge between East and West