A combined photo of Ms. Orietta Pelizzari’s opinion on the fashion and design of the future for leather. [Photo: Newsgd.com/Monica]
What’s the fashion and design of the future when it comes to leather? Go east or go west? Post pop or pop surrealism? Ms. Orietta Pelizzari, Italian International Fashion Advisor, gave her insights on this topic at a seminar held in Guangzhou on Dec. 14, 2016.
Organized by the Italian Trade Commission (ICE) and Italian Leather Association (UNIC), with the support of Guangdong Shoes Manufacturer Association, the seminar “Italian Leather: Fashion and Design of Future” attracted over 180 representatives from China’s leatherware enterprises and fashion designers.
Ms. Orietta Pelizzari gives a lecture at the seminar. [Photo: Newsgd.com/Monica]
As the key speaker for the seminar, Italian leather expert Pelizzari elaborated her opinion on the trend forecasting for leather design. Watercolors, glittering, exoticism, playful, romantic maximalism, pop surrealism, post pop, go east and more key words about leather fashion design of the future were revealed by Pelizzari.
Since netizens have been discussing the Chinese elements such as the dramatic dragon costume in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, Pelizzari also gave her own perspective of how to blend Chinese elements into fashion and design of the future. “Personality is the key word to incorporate Chinese elements into the future fashion design.”
A combined photo shows guests view the Italian leather samples at the venue. [Photo: Newsgd.com/Monica]
At the venue of the seminar, some Italian leather samples were exhibited. Many local leather goods manufacturer attentively observed all the samples, and took many pictures of them. One told the reporter that Italian leather products with high quality and fashionable design are well received among many colleagues of the industry as far as he knew.
Mr. Paolo Quattrocchi, Trade Commissioner of ICE Canton said in the interview that China and Italy have positive prospect in terms of trade, especially in leather market, and the Lineapelle Asia Leather Exhibition serves as a bridge for the Italian leather in the future Chinese market.
Organized by UNIC, Lineapelle is the Italian unique fair focusing on the sector of leathers, accessories and new trend. In the autumn edition of Lineapelle 2016, the show registered more than 20,000 visitors from over 110 countries. In the first semester of 2017, it will be held in Milan, London and New York.