Sustainable fashion, high craftsmanship and international guests: Venice Fashion Week is back.
The week dedicated to slow fashion will take place in Venice from 17th to 26th October 2019. Ten days of events and fashion shows in palaces, galleries and art venues; with meetings, exhibitions and conferences on sustainable fashion, crafts and emerging designers.
Thursday 17TH October, 2019
H 6-9 pm Edmond à Venise presents:
Chatelles Paris, Carla Plessi, Romi Loch Davis Couture
H 10 am to 7 pm François du Chastel, designer of the tailor-made artisanal slippers Chatelles Paris, presents three brand new colors in honor of Venice
H 6 pm Romi Loch Davis tableau vivant
The ultimate depth. The regenerating footprint of love
Magazzino Gallery of Palazzo Contarini Polignac, Dorsoduro 878
H 6.30pm Carla Plessi handmade bags, winter 2020 collection
Edmond à Venise Concept Store, Dorsoduro 871-872
H 21 Bonvecchiati Hotel presents:
Venice Fashion Week Opening Party
The slow fashion week opens with an event dedicated to tailored fashion and contemporary jewelry: Alessandra Micolucci, Apart by Daniela Giacometti, Demis Marin, The_Sign, Laberintho, Stefano Morasso. With the stylist Giulia Carli.
Hotel Bonvecchiati, Calle Goldoni 4488 / A
Friday 18TH October, 2019
H 5.30pm Piazza San Marco Association organizes a Walk to discover the history of fashion with the writer Alberto Toso Fei. The meeting will end in Antonia Sautter’s atelier, a Venetian designer, creator of one of the most the incredible Venetian events: The Doge’s Ball.
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Photo Gallery Antonia Sautter.
H 5.30pm Spazio 2091 is Giorgia’s creative fashion parlor: unique fabrics and handmade products for a kaleidoscope full of colors.
Boutique Spazio 2091, Campo San Polo, 2091
Photo Gallery of Lo Spazio 2091
H 6 pm Gazèl Boutique presents, for the whole duration of the Venice Fashion Week, Gazèl Airlines, a capsule collection of pop rock inspiration created in collaboration with the painter Giacomo Piussi.
Gazèl Boutique, Rialto, Campo de Le Becarie 360
H 6.30 pm Rialto Experience: the new shopping street in Venice.
The boutiques and ateliers of Sotoportego de Rialto come together to offer to the public the cultural experience of the Venetian creativity: jewelry, fashion, design and craftsmanship in the ancient street, where once the goldsmiths traded.
Sotoportego dei Oresi, Sottoportici di Rialto
H 9 pm Lunardelli Venice presents
Gianluca Regazzo. Savoir Faire: a voyage of Emotions.
Up to 26 October, contemporary works by Gianluca Regazzo in collaboration with Furnace Orsoni 1888 is on display. By invitation only.
Lunardelli Venice, Calle Seconda del Cristo 2210 A
Photo Gallery of Gianluca Regazzo
Saturday 19TH October 2019
H 3pm Performance NOPLASTIC with Alexandra Mas and photographer Marco Tassini, with IFA PARIS – International Fashion Academy, Maestro Sergio Boldrin and the support of Piazza San Marco Association and VeniceTapWater.
From Campo San Giacometto to Piazzetta San Marco to Riva Schiavoni
Photo Gallery of Alexandra Mas e del fotografo Marco Tassini
H 4.30 pm Journey, Tale, Memory of Ferdinando Scianna
Guided tour of the exhibition with the curator Denis Curti.
The guided tour will have a special focus: the relationship between the Sicilian photographer and the world of fashion.
Casa dei Tre Oci, Fondamenta Zitelle 43.
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6:30 pm Scuola Grande San Giovanni Evangelista presents San Giovanni Experience. Music and sensory experiences in the extraordinary acoustics of the Massari Capitulum Hall.
Scuola Grande San Giovanni Evangelista, San Polo 2454
H 8 Hotel Heureka presents Michel Mayer. Minimalism and research for the Viennese fashion show in the mysterious spaces of a boutique hotel to be discovered. By invitation only
Boutique Hotel Heureka, Fondamenta Contarini 3534. By invitation only.
Under invitation only.
Photo Gallery of Michel Mayer
Sunday 20TH October, 2019
H 6 pm Sunday at Palazzo Fashion Cocktail
Palazzo Ca’ Bonfadini Vivante presents Venetian and international artisan top representatives: AminaMi, XcentoItaly, Ladra di Perle, Vladì, Madì, Bvl Venezia, The_Sign, Derya Olmez, with the stylist Giulia Carli and the fashion historian Raffaele Dessì.
Hotel Ca’ Bonfadini, Fondamenta Savorgnan 462
Monday 21ST October, 2019
H 6pm Novecento Boutique Hotel presents a pop-up corner for their tailored garments made exclusively from the Talking Hands project with the precious raw material and fabrics of Lanificio Paoletti. Reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org
Boutique Hotel Novecento, San Marco 2683/84
Tuesday 22ND October, 2019
H 6pm High Venetian craftsmanship
The association that brings together the Venetian craftsmanship top representatives makes its debut during this year’s Venice Fashion Week. In collaboration with Tavolo Veneto della Moda, it presents the capsule collection result of the collaboration between Tiziano Guardini and Tessuti Bevilacqua with the accessories by Patrick McDowell made with Orsoni Venezia 1888 mosaic tiles. An event with Atelier Martina Vidal, Fornace Orsoni 1888, Antica Tessitura Luigi Bevilacqua, Lunardelli Venice.
Fornace Orsoni Venice 1888, Cannaregio 1045.
By invitation only.
Wednesday 23rd October, 2019
H 11 La Sartoria of the Gran Teatro La Fenice
An event that tells the mastery behind the La Fenice Theater Tailoring, a source of creativity and sartorial skills; discover the theatre with the Art Director Carlos Tieppo and his seamstresses.
Sale Apollinee of the Gran Teatro La Fenice, Campo San Fantin 1965
H 4 pm Sustainable Fashion Day By invitation only
The Department for International Trade and the British Consulate General organize the
Sustainable Fashion Day
UK-Italy: Lessons in Sustainable Fashion – chapter 2
Educating the Next Generation of Fashion Designers and the Next Generation of Fashion Consumers
with the participation of the London College of Fashion-UAL, IUAV University of Venice, the designers Tiziano Guardini and Patrick McDowell. Moderated by Marina Spadafora.
H 6 pm Tableau vivant by Tiziano Guardini and Patrick McDowell
Hotel Ca ’Sagredo, Campo Santa Sofia 4198/99.
By invitation only.
Thursday 24TH October, 2019
H 4 – 9 pm Alberta Ferretti conveys the values of eco-sustainability with the Love Me collection. RSVP email@example.com
Spazio A Boutique, Calle Larga S. Marco 296
H 7pm QueensEssential The Venetian designer Antonia Sautter presents a fashion show/show dedicated to the revalorisation of artisanal tailoring and women’s creative energy.
Hotel Ca ’Sagredo, Campo Santa Sofia 4198/99
Friday 25TH October, 2019
H 12 What my jeans say about the garment industry
Matteo Ward of Fashion Revolution, CEO of the WRÅD sustainable brand, explores the relationship between fashion and society in a talk on sustainability and the circular economy, and presents the iconic garment of his collection.
IED Venice, Palazzo Franchetti, Campo Santo Stefano 2842
Photo Gallery of Matteo Ward
H 5pm #ObagLovesVenice Cocktail Party
O bag creator of the iconic customizable bag presents the Vita di Vetro exhibition, the silk scarves created by the Master glassmaker Andrea Moretti’s daughters and the eco-friendly project Close the circle disposing the bag bodies by transforming them into carpeted puzzles for the children of Mozambique.
O bag boutique, Salizada San Geremia 314
Photo Gallery O bag
H 6pm Opening of the VenicePhotoLab exhibition.
Photography Festival from 25 October to 3 November by LAB 77 in collaboration with
Uni.S.Ve, Guido Jaccarino and Katia Jancikic.
Unione Stuccatori Veneziani, San Barnaba, Dorsoduro 3077
H 9pm Glass, Silk, Venice.
Hotel Palazzo Paruta presents three sartorial and creative Venetian brands: Sisters Moretti’s silk dresses, the sustainable fashion of Gabriella Marin and the glamorous fashion of Arnoldo e Battois, with the jewels of Marisa Convento, impiraressa.
By invitation only.
Hotel Palazzo Paruta, Campo Sant’Angelo, San Marco 3824
Saturday 26TH October, 2019
H 2 pm Instawalk Open Ateliers
A photographic walk with IgersVenezia.
Leaving from Uni.S.Ve in Rio de San Barnaba.
In the monumental spaces of the Unione Stuccatori Veneziani the Venetian designer Alessandra Micolucci presents her linear shaped dresses in sustainable fabrics and natural colors with the dancers of the Fifth Classical Dance School of Silvia Funes.
Uni.S.Ve., Rio de San Barnaba, Dorsoduro 3077
H 2:40 pm Unützer Venice presents the new collections with a cocktail event in the boutique.
Campo Santa Margherita, 3429 / b.
Photo Gallery of Unützer Venice
H 3:30 A cocktail event at the Spazio 2091 boutique together with the blogger Zenkitchen.
Space 2091, Campo San Polo, 2091.
H 4pm Cocktail event in the boutique to discover the fragrances and projects of the sustainable brand Acqua dellElba.
Campo San Bartolomeo 5383 / a.
Photo Gallery of Acqua dell’Elba
H 5.30pm A2bymatin
Fashion show of the Made in Tehran A2bymatin brand by designers Aida and Anahita Matin, a creative laboratory that links the Iranian heritage to the Italian sartorial experience.
Caffè Lavena in Piazza San Marco
Photo Gallery of A2bymatin
H 6:30 pm Keep it green Fashion Cocktail
GAS Jeans presents the eco-friendly project ETX – Keep it green. The theme of sustainability is at the base of the new generation denim total look, a perfect balance of
industrial, ethical and aesthetic heritage. Aperitif with Giorgia Lucini and the Instagramers of Igersvenezia.
GAS Store, Calle del Lovo 4774/4775
Photo Gallery of GAS Jeans
H 8 pm Venice Fashion Design
A toast with the Piazza San Marco Association to close the Venice Fashion Week.
Hotel Bauer presents the sartorial collections of seven Venetian designers, presenting innovative materials, traditional craft techniques and the luxury of tailor-made clothes.
Teod’Amar, Remué Venice, Vita di Vetro, Carla Plessi and Daniela Giacometti / Apart tell about travels around the world, ancient murrine, lace, velvet and silk; about the industrious hands of the seamstresses, the design of architectural clothing and the recovery of waste materials for one transversal creativity that always comes, and starts again, from Venice.
Hotel Bauer, Campo San Moisè, San Marco 1459
Comune di Venezia
Tavolo della Moda (Confindustria, Confartigianato, CNA, Confcommercio e Confesercenti moda del Veneto)
Associazione Piazza San Marco
Opere Serenissima di Villa Sandi supports the Venice Fashion Week.
Crisam Professional Make-Up Academy are make-up and hair stylist of Venice Fashion Week.
Venice Fashion Week belongs to a program of the municipality of Venice: Le Città in Festa and shares the project #enjoyrespectvenezia