One to watch out for – Chiara Ferragni

“My goal is to create shoes that make feel woman always on point”

Chiara Ferragni is a young fashion brand born in 2010 with Chiara Ferragni herself as Creative Director. Chiara Ferragni takes inspiration from travels, music, pop culture and contemporary art for a collection that combines feminine elements with modern silhouettes. The brand is a successfull mix of iconic elements and contemporary trends.

The collection got a warm welcoming from the market and press, making Chiara Ferragni a global success in 2014, making iconic the “Flirting” glitter slippers and distributed in more than 200 of the most important boutiques all over the world and through the most famous online shops.

Chiara Ferragni shoes, with the genuine leathers and handmade sewings, is a 100% Made in Italy shoe brand, that can count on the expertise of one of the biggest factory located in the south of Italy, which is well known to be one of the most important district for high craftsmanship. Not any pieces is outsorced of production outside Italy.

Chiara Ferragni was born in Cremona in 1987 and she currently is a law student at Bocconi University. In October 2009 she opened her fashion blog “The Blonde Salad”, showing her followers a personal look every day with great attention to details. Mentioned by NEW YORK MAGAZINE as “One of the biggest breakout street-style star of the Year” Chiara Ferragni got important personal achievements from the end of 2009 until now.” (chiaraferragnicollection.com)

 

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The Expansion of Ferragamo..From Reuters

Credit: Reuters/Max Rossi

“The Tuscan family-run maker of fine leather shoes, valued by analysts at around 1.5 billion euros ($2.19 billion), is joining luxury goods peer Prada in tapping equity markets to fund expansion in fast-emerging markets.” (Reuters)

If Ferragamo goes public on the stock market it will be competing against popular companies such as LVMH, Tod’s and Burberry. Will you guys take a piece of the stock if it goes public?

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/06/09/us-ferragamo-ipo-idUSTRE7585LZ20110609