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Harrods ICONS featuring Schläppi mannequins

Harrods ICONS featuring Schläppi mannequins

Harrods reveals a display of Schläppi male and female mannequins for ICONS - a celebration of some of the world's top luxury fashion brands.

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
The House of Bonaveri at Euroshop 2020

The House of Bonaveri at Euroshop 2020

Bonaveri installed an award-winning stand for Euroshop 2020 with an extensive display of new mannequins and bust forms.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Dialogue: 130 Years of Lanvin

Dialogue: 130 Years of Lanvin

Bonaveri has sponsored an exhibition by supplying Schläppi 2200 female mannequins for Lanvin in Shanghai.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Schläppi Noble mannequins for Harrods Menswear

Schläppi Noble mannequins for Harrods Menswear

Harrods' recent window presentation marks the opening of a newly renovated menswear department on the second floor

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
Tribe Mannequins for Vogue Talents

Tribe Mannequins for Vogue Talents

Bonaveri in their continuing efforts to support young talent and sustainability has supplied their BNATURAL mannequins for Vogue Talents in Milan

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
Andrew Bolton on Camp

Andrew Bolton on Camp

Curator, Andrew Bolton talks us through one of The Costume Institute's most colourful exhibitions.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Ec Studio and Saks Fifth Avenue collaborate on new fashion accessories hall

Ec Studio and Saks Fifth Avenue collaborate on new fashion accessories hall

A revamped accessories hall at Saks includes a collection of Ec Studio's displays reflecting a new approach to luxury retail

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
Camp: Notes on Fashion

Camp: Notes on Fashion

The Costume Institute exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York explores 'camp' in fashion.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Sustainable Thinking at the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum

Sustainable Thinking at the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum

A new exhibition that aims to establish new ways of thinking in the fashion industry

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Mary Katrantzou exhibition includes Schläppi 2200 and Aloof female mannequins in celebration of the designer's 10-year career

Mary Katrantzou exhibition includes Schläppi 2200 and Aloof female mannequins in celebration of the designer's 10-year career

Kaleidoscope Katrantzou: Mary Katrantzou, 10 Years in Fashion is a solo retrospective exhibition in Atlanta, USA, celebrating the designer's iconic style.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
NYFW - Jason Wu Spring / Summer 2019 Presentation uses Bonaveri Sartorial Female Bust Forms

NYFW - Jason Wu Spring / Summer 2019 Presentation uses Bonaveri Sartorial Female Bust Forms

Jason Wu's Spring Summer 2019 collection at New York Fashion Week is a personal presentation reflecting the designer's core creative values

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Ec Studio creates fashion accessory displays for Versace in New York

Ec Studio creates fashion accessory displays for Versace in New York

Ec Studio recently created a series of elegant, minimal displays for Versace's new 5th Avenue New York store

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
BNATURAL Sustainable mannequins for Stella McCartney, 23 Old Bond Street

BNATURAL Sustainable mannequins for Stella McCartney, 23 Old Bond Street

Stella McCartney leads the way in sustainable retail with the inclusion of Bonaveri's revolutionary new BNATURAL mannequins

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
'Bonaveri - A fan of Pucci' - An exhibition of heritage and craft

'Bonaveri - A fan of Pucci' - An exhibition of heritage and craft

Bonaveri’s collaboration with Pucci in Florence has thrown light on a long and dedicated relationship between two brands that share a common foundation in artisan craft.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Ec Studio accessory display stands for Lagrange12 Turin

Ec Studio accessory display stands for Lagrange12 Turin

The conversion of a 17th century building in Turin into high-end apartments and luxury retail has transformed the corner of this vibrant retail street

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri - A Fan Of Pucci

Bonaveri - A Fan Of Pucci

Palazzo Pucci, in the heart of Florence, is the spectacular backdrop for a collaboration between two iconic Italian brands.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Schläppi 2000 mannequins for The Shop At Bluebird

Schläppi 2000 mannequins for The Shop At Bluebird

The new Shop At Bluebird flies east to take up home in its new Grade II listed space in Covent Garden

January 21, 2021
Retail
Ian Thompson
Emilio Pucci & Schläppi 2200 at ApritiModa Florence

Emilio Pucci & Schläppi 2200 at ApritiModa Florence

ApritiModa in Florence is a celebration of Italian craft; an annual event that allows the public to peek inside the ateliers of some of Italy's finest fashion houses.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Instagram Fashion - Our list of inspirational designers to follow

Instagram Fashion - Our list of inspirational designers to follow

Instagram & Fashion seem intrinsically wed together offering an easily digestible platform for the discovery and consumption of new and exciting designers.

January 21, 2021
Fashion
Ian Thompson
Fashion in Motion at the V&A London

Fashion in Motion at the V&A London

British menswear designer Alexander Skelton is the focus of the V&A's Fashion in Motion catwalk show on the 23rd of March

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
LONDON show ROOMS Paris features TRIBE female mannequins

LONDON show ROOMS Paris features TRIBE female mannequins

LONDON show ROOMS in Paris provides a unique opportunity for emerging British designers to gain exposure outside of the United Kingdom

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Commonwealth Fashion Exchange exhibition features Bonaveri's BNatural biodegradable mannequins

Commonwealth Fashion Exchange exhibition features Bonaveri's BNatural biodegradable mannequins

Bonaveri’s BNATURAL Schläppi 2200 biodegradable mannequins have provided the backdrop to the Commonwealth Fashion Exchange exhibition at Buckingham Palace celebrating the skills, craftsmanship and industry of Commonwealth countries.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Retail experience design: Creating culture for online brands

Retail experience design: Creating culture for online brands

From digital to analogue we take a look at online retailers that create successful brick and mortar stores through impactful retail experience design.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
New Retail: H&Ms new brand Arket Regent Street

New Retail: H&Ms new brand Arket Regent Street

Arket on Regent Street is an emporium of modern products promoting ethics and sustainability in retail

January 21, 2021
Retail
Ian Thompson
Shyness and Tribe team up online with a contemporary take on etail

Shyness and Tribe team up online with a contemporary take on etail

New concept store, Shyness has used TRIBE female mannequins for their online catalogue showcasing the brand's contemporary e-commerce style

January 21, 2021
Fashion
Ian Thompson
Jil Sander Exhibition - Present Tense

Jil Sander Exhibition - Present Tense

The Jil Sander exhibition in Frankfurt is the designer's first solo show and reveals a lifetime of creative refinement from the doyenne of minimalist style.

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
VM & Display Awards 2017

VM & Display Awards 2017

The ever-effervescent VM &b Display Awards took place in the Bloomsbury Big Top, hosted by celebrity, Louie Spence

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Tribe Female Mannequins for Zara Milan

Tribe Female Mannequins for Zara Milan

In April 2017, Zara Milan installed a display of TRIBE Female Mannequins in the lobby of their flagship Corso Vittorio Emanuele store, designed by architect, Matteo Thun

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Tribe Female Mannequins for Olivier Theyskens exhibition in Antwerp

Tribe Female Mannequins for Olivier Theyskens exhibition in Antwerp

A new exhibition by MoMu in Antwerp for Olivier Theyskens features over 50 of Bonaveri's new Tribe Female Mannequins.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Schläppi 2200 Mannequins for Christie's Audrey Hepburn event

Schläppi 2200 Mannequins for Christie's Audrey Hepburn event

Audrey Hepurn's personal collection of clothing was recently auctioned at Christie's in London with the help of 25 Schläppi 2200 mannequins

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bespoke Bust Forms for Peter Pilotto at London Design Festival

Bespoke Bust Forms for Peter Pilotto at London Design Festival

Kazimir Malevich inspired two-tone bust forms take pride of place in Peter Pilotto's installation for London Design Festival. Peter Pilloto turn Bonaveri Bust Forms into art pieces for their exhibition during London Design Week

January 21, 2021
Fashion
Ian Thompson
Schläppi Aloof & Noble mannequins for Burberry's 'Here We Are' Exhibition

Schläppi Aloof & Noble mannequins for Burberry's 'Here We Are' Exhibition

'Here We Are' is an exhibition of British photography, curated by Christopher Bailey, Lucy Kumara Moore and Alasdair McLellan, in celebration of Burberry's September 2017 collection.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri: The spirit of the fashion exhibition

Bonaveri: The spirit of the fashion exhibition

Bonaveri's mannequins and bust forms play an integral part in the narrative of the fashion exhibition, giving the event its sense of soul.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style

Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style

Schläppi 2200 mannequins for Yves Saint Laurent retrospective exhibition in Virginia, USA

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri Bust Forms at Milan Fashion Week SS18

Bonaveri Bust Forms at Milan Fashion Week SS18

White & Albini Fabrics commissioned 15 designers to deliver their interpretation of the White Shirt.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Welcome to the new Blue Studio website

Welcome to the new Blue Studio website

A new website for Blue Studio to showcase the world of Bonaveri & Ec Studio products

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Schläppi 2200 mannequins for Givenchy's Audrey Hepburn tribute

Schläppi 2200 mannequins for Givenchy's Audrey Hepburn tribute

A new exhibition entitled 'Audrey Hepburn & Hubert De Givenchy' will open at the Expo Fondation Bolle in Morges, Switzerland, featuring Schläppi 2200 mannequins.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Every age has a Tribe, every Tribe has its story

Every age has a Tribe, every Tribe has its story

Blue Studio is excited to announce the availability of TRIBE, a new male and female mannequin collection by Bonaveri.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Aloof and Noble for Burberry's Makers House

Aloof and Noble for Burberry's Makers House

For the second season, Burberry has opened their Soho-based show space, Makers House to the public showcasing their latest collection using Bonaveri bust forms and Aloof & Noble mannequins

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
International Fashion Showcase 2017 Awards at Somerset House, London

International Fashion Showcase 2017 Awards at Somerset House, London

Younchan Chung of Korea has been presented with the The International Fashion Showcase Designer Award in a prize-giving ceremony at Somerset House, London. The British Council, British Fashion Council (BFC) and Mercedes-Benz have announced the winners of the International Fashion Showcase.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri to support International Fashion Showcase 2017

Bonaveri to support International Fashion Showcase 2017

Bonaveri is once again lending support to the sixth edition of the International Fashion Showcase to take place in London at Somerset House in February.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Schläppi 2200 mannequins for 'The Vulgar – Fashion Redefined'

Schläppi 2200 mannequins for 'The Vulgar – Fashion Redefined'

Bonaveri has supplied Schläppi 2200 mannequins for Judith Clark's latest exhibition at the Barbican entitled 'The Vulgar - Fashion Redefined'

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Aloof Mannequins for 'Hair by Sam McKnight' at Somerset House, London

Aloof Mannequins for 'Hair by Sam McKnight' at Somerset House, London

Somerset House’s major new exhibition, ‘Hair by Sam McKnight’ features Bonaveri’s Aloof mannequins in a celebration of the avant-garde work by this renowned hair stylist.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Blue Studio & Bonaveri support London Showrooms Paris SS17

Blue Studio & Bonaveri support London Showrooms Paris SS17

Blue Studio & Bonaveri lend support to young talent by providing mannequins for London Showrooms Paris SS17

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Green Carpet Challenge 2016 at The British Academy of Film & Television Arts

Green Carpet Challenge 2016 at The British Academy of Film & Television Arts

Bonaveri and Eco-Age hosted a 'Night To Remember' at the British Academy of Film & Television Arts in London. Bonaveri hosted a 'Night To Remember' at the British Academy of Film & Television Arts in London celebrating the launch of their new sustainable mannequin collection

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
BNATURAL mannequins by Bonaveri to be revealed at Green Carpet Challenge 2016

BNATURAL mannequins by Bonaveri to be revealed at Green Carpet Challenge 2016

Bonaveri, the Italian mannequin manufacturer has been working on a four-year extensive research project to bring the world's first eco-mannequins to market.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Schläppi 2200 mannequins for London Missoni exhibition

Schläppi 2200 mannequins for London Missoni exhibition

Missoni Art Colour opened in London at the Fashion and Textile Museum last week, featuring 40 Schläppi 2200 mannequins. 40 Schläppi 2200 mannequins make up an impressive wall of colour at Missoni's new exhibition in London

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Exhibition of the life of Maria Callas features Schläppi 2200 mannequins

Exhibition of the life of Maria Callas features Schläppi 2200 mannequins

A new exhibition in Verona featuring Bonaveri bust forms and Schläppi 2200 mannequins celebrates the outstanding life of the Greek-American Soprano, Maria Callas

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri supports London Show Rooms, Paris

Bonaveri supports London Show Rooms, Paris

Blue Studio and Bonaveri Mannequins  are once again supporting LONDON show ROOMS, supplying mannequins from the Schläppi Aloof & 2000 Collection.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Fashion Utopias -  IFS2016 at Somerset House London

Fashion Utopias - IFS2016 at Somerset House London

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
London Fashion Week: Central Saint Martins MA 2016 Show

London Fashion Week: Central Saint Martins MA 2016 Show

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Harrods Windows featuring Schläppi mannequins by Bonaveri

Harrods Windows featuring Schläppi mannequins by Bonaveri

London's famous Harrods store features a new display of Aloof and Schläppi Mannequins from Bonaveri

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
International Fashion Showcase 2016

International Fashion Showcase 2016

Bonaveri is an official sponsor and exclusive mannequin supplier to the 5th International Fashion Showcase at Somerset House, London.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Schläppi Noble

Schläppi Noble

Noble is a striking new male mannequin collection from Bonaveri

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Schläppi 2200 for Erdem Flagship Store

Schläppi 2200 for Erdem Flagship Store

Erdem opens new Mayfair store in South Audley Street, London. British fashion designer Erdem Moralioglu has opened his first flagship London store featuring Schläppi 2200 mannequins by Bonaveri.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri supports London Showrooms Paris SS16

Bonaveri supports London Showrooms Paris SS16

Bonaveri and Blue Studio lend support to London Showrooms Paris SS16 with Schläppi 2000 mannequins.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Schläppi Aloof

Schläppi Aloof

A unique and modern interpretation of the female Schläppi Mannequin Collection

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Video: Noble Launch at London Collections Men.

Video: Noble Launch at London Collections Men.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
La Galerie Louis Vuitton - Bespoke Schläppi Mannequins

La Galerie Louis Vuitton - Bespoke Schläppi Mannequins

Louis Vuitton’s historic family home in Asnières-sur-Seine near Paris is the site of a new and extensive museum featuring 400 items from the archive of the Maison’s collection.

January 21, 2021
Fashion
Ian Thompson
Launch Event: Bonaveri Introduces Noble at London Collections Men SS16

Launch Event: Bonaveri Introduces Noble at London Collections Men SS16

Noble is a new Schläppi male mannequin collection from Bonaveri. Bonaveri Teams up with Lee Roach and set designer Filippo Maria to launch Noble at London Collections Men

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
The Louise Wilson MA Fashion Fund

The Louise Wilson MA Fashion Fund

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
London launch of Noble, the new male Schläppi mannequin from Bonaveri

London launch of Noble, the new male Schläppi mannequin from Bonaveri

Noble to be launched at London Collections: Men

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri Presents Noble | 13 June 2015

Bonaveri Presents Noble | 13 June 2015

Bonaveri and Blue Studio is pleased to announce that they will be introducing NOBLE – the new male Schläppi mannequin collection in London on Saturday the 13 June 2015. Find out more on the Blue Studio and Bonaveri website.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
International Fashion Showcase 2015

International Fashion Showcase 2015

Blue Studio and Bonaveri to support 'International Fashion Showcase 2015' celebrating young fashion talent across the globe

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
International Fashion Showcase Video

International Fashion Showcase Video

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Rita Cevolani Bonaveri for On|Off

Rita Cevolani Bonaveri for On|Off

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Series Miniatures by BonaveriMilano

Series Miniatures by BonaveriMilano

Bonaveri is hosting an exhibition of miniatures entitled 'Series Miniatures' in their new Milan Showroom

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Bonaveri opens new Milan Showroom

Bonaveri opens new Milan Showroom

A new showroom in Milan dedicated to creativity in visual merchandising, fashion and art

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty at the V&A

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty at the V&A

A tribute to the creative genius of British fashion designer Alexander McQueen ( 1969 - 2010 )

January 21, 2021
Events & Exhibitions
Ian Thompson
Aloof London Launch Event Video

Aloof London Launch Event Video

A night to remember: Aloof female manenquin launched at a gala dinner in London with Bonaveri and friends.

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Aloof London Launch Event Photos

Aloof London Launch Event Photos

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
BonaveriMilano Showroom

BonaveriMilano Showroom

BonaveriMilano is the latest addition to the Milan fashion and visual merchandising community available for exhibitions and events

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Shoe Heaven windows by Harrods featuring Schläppi Aloof mannequins

Shoe Heaven windows by Harrods featuring Schläppi Aloof mannequins

Dior, Christian Louboutin, Jimmy Choo, Burberry, Manolo Blahnik, Chanel and more at Harrod's 'Shoe Heaven' display

January 21, 2021
Showcase
Ian Thompson
Making Aloof - A Schläppi Collection by Bonaveri Manichini

Making Aloof - A Schläppi Collection by Bonaveri Manichini

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson
Browns 40 Years of Fashion

Browns 40 Years of Fashion

January 21, 2021
Ian Thompson

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