UK womenswear designer Giles Deacon’s Giles label will headline the next edition of Florence pre-collection womenswear show Pitti W_Woman.
Deacon, who was British Designer of the Year in 2006, has shown at London Fashion Week since 2004 and this will be his first show in Italy. Raffaello Napoleone, chief executive of show organiser Pitti Immagine, said: “Giles is among the designers who are contributing to changing women’s fashion.”
Pitti W_ Woman will run alongside the 77th edition of menswear show Pitti Uomo on January 12-15. To find out more, go to www.pittimmagine.com.