In addition to the commercial campaign to launch its S/S 2014/2015 collection, Cantao has also created an original video, showing its main inspirations. The clip shows a light and fresh atmosphere, featuring models with their feet on the ground and the wind in their hair. it was shot at a mansion at Parque das Ruinas, located in the Santa Teresa district of Rio de Janeiro.
The collection was inspired by the four elements of nature: water, earth, fire, and air. The looks focus on rudimentary materials, such as rustic silk, linen, silk straw knit and leather.
On August 26, top model Gisele Bundchen is launching her brand’s new lingerie collection, at the Tivoli hotel, in Sao Paulo. Gisele Bundchen Intimates mainly features models that mix sophistication and sensuality.
“When I think about my collection, I imagine sensual lingerie that has lots of class. I try to have varied pieces, that can be worn day to day as well as on more special occasions,” the model said in an official statement.
This month, Gisele is also garnering international media attention with her success. According to US magazine Forbes, from June 2013 to June 2014 the Brazilian made USD 47 million. That makes her the highest earning model in the world for the eighth year in a row.
After hotel rooms designed by Karl Lagerfeld, Giorgio Armani and Renzo Rosso, now its Brazilian Gloria Coelho’s turn to show that her talent is not just limited to the world of fashion. The Best Western Premier Arpoador Fashion hotel, located on Arpoador beach, in Rio de Janeiro, invited the fashion designer to participate in the entire creative process of the establishment.
Construction has yet to begin, but the hotel will have over 5,000 square meters divided among two towers. Gloria Coelho will take inspiration from her own career to decorate the rooms. The opening is planned for 2015, in time for the Olympic Games in Brazil the following year.
It is no secret that Patricia Bonaldi is taking her place as a major international fashion designer. Her client portfolio includes names of big celebrities such as Shakira, Nicki Minaj, Sharon Stone and Gisele Bundchen. Now, Bonaldi is preparing for another challenge, in Paris.
On September 26, the Brazilian designer will show her S/S 2014/15 collection during Paris Fashion Week, at Hotel Le Bristol. Patricia Bonaldi apparel can be found in 16 countries, including Spain, England, Japan, the United States, Russia and Saudi Arabia.