One in every of Brunello Cucinelli‘s daughters, Carolina Cucinelli, has teamed with Holt Renfrew for an unique capsule impressed by her wardrobe and private model.
It’s the most recent in a collection of initiatives Brunello Cucinelli has rolled out to solidify its partnerships with retailers.
Within the model’s newest retail collaboration, Carolina Cucinelli and Joseph Tang, vogue director of Canada’s Holt Renfrew, have designed a group meant to embody versatility and timelessness. “Carolina is a fearless chief who holds completely different hats — mom, entrepreneur, designer — and she or he’s all the time pushing the boundaries,” Tang instructed WWD.
The gathering options items that may be worn on a number of events, in accordance with Cucinelli. She’s the co-creative director and copresident of the Brunello Cucinelli firm. Her sister, Camilla, is co-head of the designer model’s ladies’s model group.
“By this capsule, we had a dialogue round bringing the spirit of Solomeo to Canada,” Tang stated. “Touring Solomeo was a really enriching expertise that allowed us to share extra of the story of Brunello Cucinelli again to our buyer via the lens of this capsule.” Solomeo is the medieval hamlet in Italy that Brunello Cucinelli helped to revive.
The kinds within the Holt capsule embody a heat shearling jacket impressed by the one Cucinelli wore on her first journey to Mongolia with Camilla.
Different items within the capsule assortment embody chunky cashmere sweaters lightened by way of voluminous yarns, and skirts and capes true to the model’s affinity for knitwear. There’s additionally outerwear in valuable fibers and understated volumes; denim and cotton trousers, and knitted beanies and scarves. Colours replicate the easy Brunello Cucinelli vibe, with basic winter neutrals — blues, beiges and whites — paired in “timeless mixtures,” the corporate stated.
The gathering launches Wednesday on Holt’s web site and at Holt’s places throughout Canada, throughout the Brunello Cucinelli in-store outlets. In accordance with the events concerned, every garment within the capsule displays Cucinelli’s heritage, rooted in Italy’s historical past and artisans, in accordance with the Toronto-based Holt Renfrew’s beliefs and sensibilities.
Most lately, Saks and Cucinelli celebrated 25 years of partnership with an unique capsule assortment, a visible takeover of Saks’ Fifth Avenue’s Manhattan flagship, a personal dinner in New York Metropolis and digital content material throughout Saks’ channels. Saks additionally launched Cucinelli’s first fragrances because the unique wholesale companion within the U.S., and Saks lately unveiled newly renovated and bigger Cucinelli ladies’s and males’s outlets on the Saks flagship.
Neiman Marcus has additionally strived to strengthen its ties to the Italian luxurious model, by honoring Brunello Cucinelli with the Neiman Marcus Award for Distinguished Service within the Subject of Trend final March in Paris. Just lately, Cucinelli created unique limited-edition traces for Neiman’s, together with in 2022 the Muse of the West collaboration, a multicategory, 30-piece Brunello Cucinelli ladies’s assortment accompanied by advertising and marketing initiatives, and in spring 2023, Neiman’s launched an unique Cucinelli Icon Assortment, incorporating conventional Italian craftsmanship, Cucinelli’s distinctive impartial shade palette and valuable materials.