“MAKE SHOES AND HAVE FUN”
On the occasion of the 2019 Milano Design Week, British-Italian footwear brand Fiorentini + Baker and interior design firm and vintage designer furniture shop Modernario team up to present their temporary store in Milan. From 8 through to 14 April, the Via Tortona 5 location in the heart of the Fuorisalone, will provide the setting for a sale of selected creations from the latest footwear collections by the iconic accessory brand, plus a number of designer pieces dating from the second post-war period to the Eighties, handpicked by the Bolognese vintage store.
Despite Fiorentini + Baker’s global success the designer, Deborah Baker remains faithful to her original philosophy “make shoes and have fun”. Baker was born and studied in London. Following her graduation she moved to Italy, where the culture and lifestyle provides much of her inspiration where launched her own brand in 2001. The brand now boasts four flagship stores, in Bologna, New York, Los Angeles and London, and is distributed worldwide in boutiques and department stores as well as online.