‘Marco De Vincenzo to be Etro’s new creative director
In Etro, permutations, or rather, new appointments. The brand announced that Marco De Vincenzo would replace Veronica Etro as creative director from June 1. He is known for his work for Fendi in the accessories division and, since 2009, has developed his own ready-to-wear womenswear brand, Marco De Vincenzo. In Etro, Marco will lead all directions: the creation of men’s and women’s lines, as well as home goods. The first collection that De Vincenzo will release will be womenswear for the spring-summer 2023 season. You can see the show in Milan during Fashion Week in September.
“As part of the brand’s new course, we enthusiastically welcome the arrival of Marco De Vincenzo. Through his sensitivity to colors, prints, and fabrics, we are confident that Marco will be able to translate Etro’s extraordinary heritage into new interpretations of the collections, as well as re-energize the world of accessories,” said Etro CEO Fabrizio Cardinali.
At the same time, the fashion designer will be allowed to continue to develop his own brand and collaborate with Fendi’s leather goods division. There is no doubt that de Vincenzo is equipped to create his own distinct aesthetic in the pattern of Etro. A special yen fanatic fabric for lurex, he told L’Uomo Vogue in 2019: “My approach to things has been the same; my research as a designer starts from the factory and the possibilities offered by the fabric. .
” Today’s press release added that Kane and Veronica Etro, who has been designing men’s and women’s clothing at home since 1990 and 2000, respectively, will be involved in the home strategy with their brother Jacopo.