Posts By Ian Thompson

Richard Quinn at LONDON show ROOMS in Paris

Tribe Mannequins for LONDON show ROOMS in Paris

By Ian Thompson / March 8, 2018

Bonaveri has once again supported LONDON show ROOMS Paris by supplying new TRIBE female mannequins to each of the participating designers. 18 female mannequins from the recently released TRIBE collection have been used throughout the LONDON show ROOMS Autumn Winter 18 show to pick out key season looks for each of the designers. LsR in…

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Aloof and Noble for Shanghai Tang FW 2018/19 Collection in Milan

By Ian Thompson / February 23, 2018

Shanghai Tang FW 2018/19 – Milan Shanghai Tang has chosen to showcase their Fall Winter 18/19 collection in Milan using Schläppi male and female mannequins from the Aloof and Noble Collections. Since the launch of Noble in London where Lee Roach used our mannequins to display his new collection, we have seen more and more…

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Commonwealth fashion Exchange at Buckingham Palace

Schläppi 2200 BNATURAL biodegradable mannequins for Commonwealth Fashion Exchange Exhibition

By Ian Thompson / February 21, 2018

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. Spearheaded by Eco-Age, the initaitive was launched earlier this month by Commonwealth Secretary General the RtHon Patricia Scotland and Livia Firth. Hosted on behalf of the Queen,…

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Bonaveri sponsors Guo Pei Legend Exhibition in Melbourne

By Ian Thompson / February 1, 2018

Bonaveri Italy recently sponsored the Guo Pei Legend exhibition in Melbourne by providing Schläppi 2200 and Aloof mannequins for an installation inspired by the 18th-century Abbey of Saint Gall in Switzerland. Bonaveri is both sponsor and supplier to the Guo Pei Legend exhibition in Melbourne where a series of Aloof and 2200 mannequins were supplied with…

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Jil Sander Present Tense – An exhibition in pursuit of purity

By Ian Thompson / November 30, 2017

Jil Sander Present Tense, currently on at the Museum of Applied Art in Frankfurt is a celebration of the designer’s unique interpretation of fashion, product design, architecture and garden art. Included in the exhibition are 44 bespoke female bust forms and 15 male bust forms all supplied by Bonaveri. Bust forms from the Schläppi 2200…

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Bonaveri bespoke bust forms animate La Scala Theater’s latest costume exhibition

By Ian Thompson / October 31, 2017

Bonaveri has supplied a series of bespoke bust forms for a new exhibition of 24 carefully selected garments from Teatro alla Scala’s tailoring laboratories celebrating 40 years of events by the ‘La Scala Friends’ Association. The bespoke bust forms are displayed in the Royal Palace’s Tapestry Hall displaying garments made by famous names during the history…

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Tribe Female Mannequins for MoMu Antwerp’s Olivier Theyskens exhibition

By Ian Thompson / October 25, 2017

A new exhibition entitled ‘Olivier Theyskens – She walks in beauty’, featuring the works of the Belgian designer, is now on at MoMu Antwerp, featuring TRIBE female mannequins from the B By Bonaveri collection and Bonaveri’s classic bust forms. The exhibition follows the career of Theyskens starting in 1997 with his own work, through to…

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Schläppi 2200 mannequins for Audrey Hepburn exhibition at Christie's

Schläppi 2200 Mannequins for Christie’s Audrey Hepburn Auction

By Ian Thompson / October 12, 2017

Christie’s in London recently hosted an exhibition of Audrey Hepburn’s Personal Collection using Schläppi 2200 mannequins for a 5-day event leading up to the auction. 11 of the garments on display are pieces created by Hubert de Givenchy for Audrey Hepburn in the 1970s, 80s and early 1990s. Givenchy and Hepburn met each other during the…

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Bonaveri Bust forms for “Sempre libera. Maria Callas at La Scala”​ exhibition in Paris

By Ian Thompson / October 4, 2017

Bonaveri Bust Forms have been used to display five stage costumes worn by Maria Callas at the famous La Scala Opera House. Bonaveri donated the bust forms to the Accademia Teatro alla Scala, sponsoring the event for two years. The Italian Cultural Institute in Paris hosted the exhibition which was held to commemorate the 40th anniversary…

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

By Ian Thompson / October 3, 2017

‘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. Once again, we’re delighted to have been asked by Burberry to supply Schläppi Aloof and Noble mannequins for their September 2017 Collection and exhibition entitled ‘Here We Are’. Like their…

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