9

A Magical Day with Valentino

F
Looks / Wishlist

16.03.2017
Geschreven door Tiany Kiriloff

When the sweethearts of the Valentino digital department dropped me a mail somewhere in February; I remember first paralyzing… Then I squeaked and pinched myself multiple times as I could barely believe the great news that had just reached my digital mailbox.

A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander

I was ‘cordially’ invited to attend the Valentino Fall Winter 2017 runway show and for the occasion Valentino had kindly scheduled a fitting moment. Read: I was allowed to spend an entire hour in the Valentino treasure chest, the one place where fashion dreams come true – MAJOR SQUEAK again!

A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander
A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander

You should’ve seen me; I was like a kid in a candy shop, with a smile from ear to ear while being surrounded by the finest and most beautiful embroidered lace gowns and studded bags. To my delight I was also entitled to borrow one of the many mind-boggling pretty dresses to attend the show in total Valentino style. Making a decision on what to wear had never been so tough! 

Obviously I opted for colours and decided to wear one of Pierpaolo’s delicate eye-catching gowns in contrasting pink and red. I paired it with beautiful red sandals foreseen of a bow and arrow… very appropriate for the entire Valentino experience.

A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander
A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander

The show was hosted on Sunday the 5th in the amazing venue of the Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild; stay tuned as I’ll soon be revealing my favourite silhouettes of the fall winter 2017 collection.

On this very memorable Parisian Sunday I also had the opportunity to briefly meet Pierpaolo Piccioli himself. I was absolutely star struck at first, but this enigmatic, grateful and humble individual made me feel instantly at ease… it was such a warm encounter and all so ‘human’, not entirely a common given in the peculiar but wonderful world of fashion. 

A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander
A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander

My love for the Italian fashion house has been supersized and I always have been a big Valentino girl at heart (I remember my worldwide hunt of the very first edition of rockstud Valentino shoes) but after my warm encounters I’m now totally smitten with all things Valentino!

A Magical Day with Valentino
9
Foto © Dirk Alexander

WEARING

Valentino dress, sandals and studded micro bag

Many thanks and loads of love to the lovely ladies at Valentino for making me feel so at ease during this unforgettable experience.




Belmodo gebruikt cookies om uw surfervaring aangenamer te maken.
Lees meer over cookies of bekijk de algemene voorwaarden.

sluiten
Nederlands Français
Popular
Latest

Nieuw boek Tiany Kiriloff: gesigneerd


Shop now
Wedstrijden
Agenda



H&M x Belmodo Monday: win een ontbijt met exclusieve trendworkshop door Tiany Kiriloff

Deelnemen


Win een gloednieuwe garderobe vol Belgische mode en accessoires

Deelnemen


Win € 400 shoppingbudget en personal shoppingsessie bij Docks Bruxsel

Deelnemen


Win een Atelier Box van Atelier Veritas

Deelnemen

Guest editor

Elisa Mol

Word Belmodo lover


Schrijf je in op de nieuwsbrief


Schrijf je in

Volg Belmodo

Sponsored
Wedstrijden


H&M x Belmodo Monday: win een ontbijt met exclusieve trendworkshop door Tiany Kiriloff

Deelnemen


Win een gloednieuwe garderobe vol Belgische mode en accessoires

Deelnemen


Win € 400 shoppingbudget en personal shoppingsessie bij Docks Bruxsel

Deelnemen


Win een Atelier Box van Atelier Veritas

Deelnemen
Agenda
Word Belmodo lover

Schrijf je in op de nieuwsbrief


Schrijf je in
Volg Belmodo