It was the perfect salute to Italian style, craftsmanship and collaboration last Monday evening at the Chicago Collective, graciously hosted by the Italian Trade Agency. Just when camaraderie and conversation was most needed, VIP retailers and brands gathered over wonderful food and drinks to toast so much fabulous menswear, growing partnerships between Italian brands and U.S. retailers, and genuine friendships. ICE director Antonino Laspina welcomed the group, noting that ITA sponsored brands will be back in Chicago in August, taking even more booth space than their notable presence this season. Click through our slideshow below….
Photos by Zoe Rain