“VINTAGE WORKSHOP® Bologna for LUXURY FASHION”, at Savhotel
on the occasion of Lineapelle, April 3 to 4 2013
The exclusive event “Luxury Vintage Workshop®
Bologna”, organized by the Italian Association of the Vintage Hunters will be
held again in Bologna to exhibit for sale (and rent) a wide range of
period accessories, shoes, purses, travel bags, belts, buckles and metal ware (studs, fastenings, hooks…). The show is
dedicated to inspire and help focusing creativity for the top Haute Couture
collections, for the limited editions of luxury fashion and for the extreme researches aimed at the
This technical event, based in Italy and unique in its genre all over Europe,
has reached its 35th edition in the different formats presented in
Milano (see the official web of Milanofashioncity), Bologna and Firenze. It is
especially addressed at fashion professionals, designers, stylists, buyers and
manufacturers of shoes, purses, accessories and/or metal ware fashion parts but
also welcomes private fans of top quality Vintage.
Luxury Vintage Workshop® Bologna will take place in a brand new venue location, the Savhotel,
at few hundreds meters from the LINEAPELLE Fair entrance “Costituzione”,
offering to an international audience a great chance to see several
extraordinary period exemplars impossible to see elsewhere, lending a variety of
creativity hints, ideas, clues, atmospheres, moods focused on the future
collections Spring/Summer 2014.
This collective exhibition is able to always display a good choice of one of the European largest and most comprehensive Vintage purses and shoes
collections, a selection which is steadily in progress and constantly enhanced
with new assortments by its founders.
Visitors will also have the chance to
review a total new selection of recently discovered Vintage artworks,
one-of-a-kind pieces, as well as the newly acquired rarest or most unique
exemplars from the Vintage
Archives that will immediately be available for rent with ready pick-up on
The exhibited accessories are in different materials and come from
world over with a special attention to “made in Italy” and
European period pieces.
A special area will be dedicated to shoes and bags of the “austerity” time range
among the two WWs, from the ’20’s to the late ‘40’s.
In the morning Vintage Workshop® will be turned into private
(closed-doors) and accessible upon
pre-arranged individual appointment from 9am to 1pm while it will open to both public and fashion operators from 2 through to 9 pm
on April 3rd as well as on April 4th with no need to fix an appointment.
This way, the show will offer a view opportunity not to be missed to
connoisseurs, Vintage addicts, collectors, shoppers and in general to very
discerning visitors extremely keen on quality original Vintage.
A highly skilled multilingual staff, well experienced in Vintage research,
will be at disposal of all visitors for any pieces of information and
knowledgeable explanation concerning the goods on display, for short-term enquiries of style consultancy as well as for any
requests to organize presentations, workshops or exhibitions on demand about
different topics of period fashion.
Courtesy service by Vintage
Workshop®: during the pre-registration, the applicant will have the opportunity
to indicate his wish list of types of models, brands, details, materials, moods
and particular periods of the accessories he would like to see. This way, a
“magic box” will be especially reserved for his individual view.
We remind that Vintage Workshop® isn’t either a fair or a market, it
is rather a technical event unique in its genre, patented with registered
trademark, with the format of both a working/commercial show and an
educational workshop offering to visitors the privilege to view and
eventually buy or rent highly creative period accessories.
AN EVEN GREATER CARE FOR VISITORS: free Wireless + Internet Point available in the next-door Lounge of
the hotel. The event organizers will supplementary honor guests with two extra
services: free luggage deposit and complimentary guarded parking can be
requested directly at the Vintage Workshop hospitality desk on the
ADMISSION POLICY, TIMES, NEWS AND DISCOUNTS:
- Usual ongoing
customers: free entrance on both days during the plenary public admission
times from 2 to 9 pm or possibility to book in advance an appointment during the
private closed-doors admission form 9 am to 1pm on April 3rd or April the 4th
(sending an e-mail request at the address espositori (at) vintageworkshop (dot)it indicating the preferred time and date (access limited to 2 persons
per each Company) specifying name in full, name of Company/Studio, job position.
Attention: meetings at set times last 1 hour and are limited, so, be sure to
book at your earliest convenience and anyway no later than March the
30th. The appointments will be granted in chronological order of
arrival of the requests on a first-come-first-served
- professional and private
visitors, specialty stores owners (non-clients): admission fee €20/each
payable cash on the spot with entrance in the time range from 1 to 9 pm of both
days. To ask for a pre-arranged meeting, follow the steps above for usual
Possibility of entrance fee full refund by the 1st purchase of a
minimum of €70.
The entrance fee at regular price will enable to receive a free gadget that will be handed over
directly at the hospitality desk (subject to
Reduced fare at €16 for Seniors over 65 and for students attending
any Fashion Institute, Fashion University Faculties, DAMS and Academies of Arts,
provided they show their student badge and identity card at the hospitality desk
Organizers emphasize the unmissable opportunity for students and
recent graduates of the fashion Universities and Institutes to take part in a workshop at a minimum
token price and, besides, the chance
of entrance fee refund on a minimum basis of €70
DATES: April 3-4 2013 (during the
first two days of LineaPelle Fair)
Opening times: see section “Admission Policy”.
Location: de-luxe exhibition hall at the ground floor of the SAVHOTEL, modern
4-stars hotel premise in the neighbourhoods of the Fair Center district, at few
hundreds meters from Expo Entrance “Costituzione”. The venue is on Via Ferruccio
Parri,9 40128 Bologna,
Google maps on how to reach Vintage Workshop in Bologna:
Google Street View: http://goo.gl/maps/zHsI1
Event signed by "Comunicazione e Marketing
Perla", special projects and Development Division of the
Fashion Hunters Association (Ricercatori Moda
Contact: espositori (at) vintageworkshop (dot)
Infoline (via Text sms messages): +39 339-6729704
contact via Savhotel switchboard:
(only during the event):
Official Website: www.vintage-workshop.com
by "Comunicazione e Marketing
Perla", Vicenza, 03.23.2013