Romeo, where art thou?

One of my favorite fashion designers from the late eighties is Romeo Gigli. His boutique in the Marais in Paris created a whole new concept in retail. A bare loft in an 17th century building, his garments hung from poles, suspended from the ceiling. He was the master of silhouette and craftsmanship, his use of color unique and subtle, I therefore cry out: where is the Romeo Gigli of today?


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