DIFFERENT CLOTH: Mango and Milanese model Boglioli joined forces for a males’s put on collaboration.
Within the first iteration of their partnership, the 2 labels reinterpreted the idea of blazer jackets mixing Mango’s up to date perspective with Boglioli’s storied experience in tailoring.
Dropping on Wednesday, the eight designs goal to supply a flexible tackle the sartorial staple whereas elevating Mango’s providing within the class. To wit, the joint creation course of has centered on transforming basic double-breasted or single-button silhouettes with light-weight, premium Italian materials and heightened consideration to particulars by way of artisanal processes undertaken in European stitching workshops.
The result’s a “distinctive tailoring collaboration, by which high quality and design could be perceived in each sew,” mentioned Roberto Pastore, artistic director of Mango Males. “Now we have reinterpreted the spirit of the enduring Boglioli tailor-made jacket, to create eight items that summarize our shared ardour and whose names seek advice from Italian cities: Cremona, Lodi, Milano, Mantova, Brescia, Como, Monza and Lecco.
“Our precedence has been to work with particular and comfy Italian materials and supplies which have glorious means to adapt. Consequently, flannel and wool-knit type a part of the vast majority of the proposals within the assortment,” added Pastore.
Retailing at 299.99 euros every, kinds embrace blazer jackets in pinstripe, herringbone, houndstooth and Prince of Wales motifs, rendered in refined shades of brown, inexperienced and grey, amongst others.
Along with a devoted marketing campaign, the “Mango designed by Boglioli” assortment was celebrated on Tuesday with an occasion at Milan’s landmark Torre Velasca location, the place two Michelin-star cooks – Italian chef Viviana Varese and Catalan chef Fran Agudo – collectively curated a menu for friends together with Tamu McPherson, Marc Forné, Sophia Roe and Veronika Heilbrunner.
Out there on Mango’s web site and in chosen shops in Italy, Spain, France, Portugal, the U.Okay. and U.S., the gathering is anticipated to be adopted by the discharge of a wider co-branded vary within the coming months, as a part of the second part of the collaboration.
The Mango menswear line has greater than 530 shops in 90 nations, in addition to a web-based presence in over 75 markets.