Thursday, April 16, 2020

VALENTINO: Via Appia Antica


One of the most beautiful, ancient roads in all of Europe is the Appian Way which leads out of Roma (almost) all the way to Naples. Construction began in 312 BC !  Way back in 1974, the brilliant fashion designer, VALENTINO, kept a chic villa along the ancient route...

Here, we can see the elegant salone of Valentino Garavani.  I've had this image in my files for over a year now as a source of inspiration as like many others I've always admired the style of not only Valentino but also his architect designer Renzo Mongiardino .

To get a sense of the beauty of this ancient place, the famous Appian Way, read more here per favore