By Giambatista Valli

 “Books are my opium”

G. Valli

Text: Yiota Dendrinou

Born in Rome, the great Italian designer Giambattista Valli presented his first collection in Paris, back in 2005. Seven years later, nobody could have predicted the impact that his designs would have in contemporary fashion. Always romantic and elegant, but he never forgets femininity in his clothes.


Valli decided to collect all his work in a book that is about to be released in October 2013. The book catches a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the working process of one the best designers of the 21st century, with backstage photographs of his runway shows, drawings and details of the fashion house’s fabrics.


Let yourself be carried away by the magic world of Giambattista