SCHMOOZING: WP LAVORI CELEBRATES 30-YEAR ANNIVERSARY

by Stephen Garner

On October 22, renowned Italian retail company, WP Lavori in Corso continued to celebrate its 30 year anniversary with a private in-store event at the WP Store Brooklyn. The event celebrated the launch of the U.S. debut of the BlueBlack Collection, previously reported on by MR; featuring 20 limited edition pieces.

To commemorate years of collaboration, 19 brands, including Barbour, Woolrich, Baracuta, Engineered Garments and Beams Plus, produced key styles from their respective collections with a new focus on the utilization of the colors blue and black.

Celebrity attendees included Tony Award winner Alex Sharp and Madam Secretary star Wallis Currie-Wood. Daiki Suzuki of Engineered Garments as well as Sandy and Emil Corsillo of The Hill-Side were amongst the list of designers that joined the WP team to celebrate years of successful collaboration, toasting with signature cocktails provided by Johnnie Walker Black Label Whisky.

The entire BlueBlack Collection is available to the public for purchase today at the WP Store Brooklyn. It is also available for purchase at wpstore30.com.