13 Sep 2012

  • As the world’s most famous and glamorous people descend to Venice for its renowned annual film festival, JOYCE is pleased to announce the opening of the Romeo Gigli pop up store in the floating city. Filmmakers, celebrities and VIPs are invited to pay tribute to Gigli’s unique vision of Renaissance.

    After a successful launch of the JOYCE by Romeo Gigli Autumn Winter 2012 collection and the archive exhibition in Hong Kong and Beijing, the legendary designer brings his unique glamour back home to Italy. The current autumn/winter collection is on display at the Venice store while VIPs had a sneak peek of the Spring Summer 2013 collection at the store grand opening.

    The 1,000sq.ft pop up store is located at Calle de Ridotto, close to Plaza San Marco in the heart of Venice. The store sits behind a traditional terracotta façade and the interior is tastefully furnished with accents of gold including lamps and a gold-plated coffee table, contrasted with vintage wood furniture. The walls are painted with nostalgic stripes and are covered with stunning images by renowned Chinese photographer Chen Man featuring an international cast of models wearing Gigli’s collection. It will no doubt draw fashion lovers from all walks of life looking to pay homage to Gigli’s work.

    To watch Romeo Gigli Venice pop-up store opening behind-the-scene video, please visit
    JOYCE Youtube channel