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    VICUÑA

    CLOTHING, STYLE ICONS, STYLES AND FABRICS,  V VICUÑA 2021-6-10 VICUÑA: FINE WOOL Vicuña is a fine wool. It’s the warmest and above all the rarest. It’s called the “fibre of the gods”. It comes from a camelid from the Andean steppes.…

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    VOLKOVA, LOTTA

    STYLISTS, MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS,  V VOLKOVA, LOTTA 2021-4-21 LOTTA VOLKOVA IS A RUSSIAN STYLIST BORN IN 1984, FAMOUS FOR TAKING THE POST SOVIET STYLE TO THE SPOTLIGHT Lotta Volkova was born in Russia in 1984, in the port city…

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    Volpicella

    STYLISTS, MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS,  V VOLPICELLA, VIVIANA 2021-4-17 VIVIANA VOLPICELLA IS AN ITALIAN STYLIST AND FASHION EDITOR Viviana Volpicella was born on the 9th of August 1976 in Bari. She graduated in Architecture with a thesis entitled “Architecture for…

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    Von Unverth

    PHOTOGRAPHERS, U UNWERTH (VON), ELLEN 2021-11-10 ELLEN (VON) UNWERTH, THE TRANSGRESSIVE AND REVOLUTIONARY PHOTOGRAPHER Ellen von Unwerth (1954) was born in Frankfurt and left her family at a very young age to go and live with a group of friends.…

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    Vinted

    STORES AND E-COMMERCES,  S VINTED 2021-8-23 VINTED IS AN E-COMMERCE APP FOR THE SALE OF USED CLOTHES CREATED IN 2008 Vinted was created in 2008, in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, from an idea of Milda Mitkute and Justas Jankauskas. The…

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    VEJA

    BRANDS AND FASHION DESIGNERS,  V VEJA 2021-10-11 VEJA: ECO SNEAKER BRAND Veja. It means “gaze” in Portuguese. It’s an eco sneaker brand founded in Paris in 2004 by Sébastien Kopp and François Ghislain Morillion, both graduates in investment banking and founders…

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    VITELLI

    BRANDS AND FASHION DESIGNERS,  V VITELLI 2022-2-17 VITELLI: EXPERIMENTAL KNITWEAR BRAND  Founded in 2016 by Mauro Simionato and Giulia Bortoli, Vitelli was initially born as a semi-artistic project that offered small capsule collections. Slowly, the production grew up to the creation…

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    VÌEN

    BRANDS AND FASHION DESIGNERS,  V VÌEN 2021-9-01 VÌEN: MEN’S AND WOMEN’S FASHION BRAND FOUNDED BY VINCENZO PALAZZO IN 2017 Vìen’s story is that of an Italian dream, of a man impressed by Acid House and Rock music and by Swinging London,…

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    Via dei Calzaiuoli

    PLACES OF FASHION,  V VIA DE’ CALZAIUOLI 2021-6-05 VIA DE ‘CALZAIUOLI IS THE HEART OF THE HISTORIC CENTRE OF FLORENCE: IT GOES FROM PIAZZA DELLA SIGNORIA TO PIAZZA DUOMO The name Via de ‘Calzaiuoli derives from the shoemakers, artisans and merchants…

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    Varty, Keith

    Keith Varty (1952-2012) was an English fashion designer born in Darlington. He found success in Italy by founding the brand Byblos.