Ledbury: Editor’s Picks for Fall 2013

Two versatile looks for the colder months featuring the American label's expertly crafted menswear

Advertorial content: There’s certainly a chill in the air here in the northern hemisphere, but it’s no reason to forgo style. In fact, the colder months are the optimal time to step up both casual and formal looks with layers and textures. After the successful 31 Days of Shirts campaign to launch their fall line, American luxury menswear label Ledbury‘s full collection is now available …

Giada Flagship Opening in Milan

The Chinese-owned, Italian-designed brand opens its first European store, designed by Claudio Silvestrin

Giada is a unique case of Chinese-owned, Italian-designed fashion branding—and so far the only existing case in the world of luxury. The Asian side is invested in by RedStone Haute Couture, and the European anchor rests in Italy and was created by founder and designer Rosanna Daolio. After 13 years working at MaxMara, Daolio chose to establish a design consulting firm based in Milan in …

SuperDuper Handmade Hats

The brand embarks on the time-honored Italian trade with totally new approach

When we think of Made in Italy, we usually assume that family traditions, ancient techniques and heritage are naturally involved. SuperDuper Handmade Hats are the exception. The Florence-based company produces entirely handmade hats using unique wooden shapes. The three designers have interesting, diversified backgrounds: Ilaria Cornacchini is an architect with a post-graduate fashion education, Veronica Cornacchini is an industrial designer and dancer and Matteo Gioli …