eyes tuned to the ultramarine,
first star pierced dark.
on the dark , incoming waves.
Diane, dear shaded viewers,
these verses by the poet Derek Mahon give the mood of the collection .
The ultramarine blue like
a state of mind.
The protagonist is the sea, the sea and the men who live and work in the sea.
From the keeper
of the lighthouse to to the sailors and captains, crew workers and
lines are clean, essential but fluid,the construction of the garments are
balanced with the use of technical and special fabrics all made in Italy.
The style of the brand : the work uniforms, parkas and shirts: with
drawstrings of raw cord, and in the
shorts and tank tops , all are lightweight and windproof. The colors are
declined from the strong oceanic shades,
to deep indigo, to sky blue and navy.
Outside the show two great illustrators , Richard Haines and Ivo Bisignano ph. by me