Online retailer YOOX.com is taking the vintage vantage to a new level. As Fashionweekdaily.com reports, Italian Vogue editor Anna Piaggi is lending her expertise to help Milanese retailers Cavali & Nastri launch their online collection called Vintage Connection. Yoox will be carrying the line that features Tizzoni’s 1950s and 70s legendary dresses.
–Joanne Molina of Second City Style
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(NEW YORK) Iconic Italian Vogue editor Anna Piaggi is making fashion history ultra-new, teaming up with e-retailer YOOX.COM and haute Milan vintage outpost Cavalli & Nastri to present Vintage Connection, an exclusive selection of vintage dresses from the 1950s to the 1970s by Milanese dressmaker Tizzoni. Already the subject of an October exhibition at Cavalli & Nastri, Tizzoni’s luxe creations were a society staple for much of the early and mid 20th century. The pieces, which became available online on January 30, feature a number of ball gowns adorned with embroidery and appliqué details, as well as couture-inspired cocktail frocks and meticulously detailed day dresses.
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