There might be no metropolis within the world extra related to style than Milan. Now, Italy’s second metropolis is branching out into high fashion of a special form … this time for doggies.
The metropolis’s first designer boutique for man (and lady’s greatest good friend) – Temellini Dog-A-Porter – has opened within the Brera district of Milan. Founder Giovanna Temellini defined the inspiration behind her canine couture: “virtually a 12 months in the past, my daughter Ilaria got here to me and complained that her canine Willy’s ears obtained moist each time it rained.
“The next day, one of my assistants came with the first hooded coat,” she informed Lonely Planet. “We laughed a lot; it was very cute, but immediately after, I got the idea to create a canine clothing line that could be tailored to fit each individual dog client. And the Dog-A-Porter collection sprung from this first hooded coat.”
The boutique lets each proprietor and canine put on matching outfits from a variety of types together with boucle wool and lurex bombers, trench coats, cashmere knitted sweaters, redingote Sherlock Holmes fashion coats, and extra. The canine variations are all comprised of the very same supplies and with the identical consideration to element by the store’s tailor. The tailor works with a particular doggequin – a tailored canine model – to ensure all the pieces is good for the pet pooch.
Outfits can be found for all kinds of canines – of any measurement and color, and whether or not lengthy or short-haired. Each one is designed with a distinctly Milanese look, described by Giovanna Temellini as “modern elegance yet essential but sophisticated”. The store might be found in certainly one of Milan’s trendiest areas Brera, the place guests also can pop in to see the legendary artwork assortment of the Pinacoteca di Brera.