Where Fashion meets Opera: Perichette

Founded by designer Peri Conner, Perichette is a niche independent fashion label that offers one-of-a-kind luxury handbags and accessories to opera and theater-loving fashionistas. The brand debuted in Europe during Milan Fashion Week 2018 and will soon be debuting in the USA. The brand stands for the woman who knows what she wants and speaks of bold, feminine…

Hui He: me, the heroines of the opera and fashion

Born in China but with home in Italy, Hui He 慧和 is one of the most famous performers of Madama Butterfly and Aida: with these and other heroines of the opera she continues to excite the public in the most prestigious theaters in the world. Operafashion met this pleasant artist on the occasion of her…

Desirèe Rancatore’s wedding!

In Italy, July is one of the favorite months for weddings! On July 8th, the Italian soprano Desirèe Rancatore got married to the clarinettist Alessandro Cirrito in the baroque church of San Francesco di Paola in Palermo. The ceremony took place among many guests, friends colleagues and family members of the couple. For the wedding dress,…

Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov stars at Wiener OpernBall 2019

As it happens every year since 1877, the Wiener Staatsoper is turned into a huge ballroom to host the most important debutante ball of the Viennese carnival. The glamourous event took place on February 28th, attended by European high society, along with directors, actors, politicians and entrepreneurs. The young debutantes from all over the world…

Karl Lagerfeld’s legacy for the Opera

The fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, who brought a flagging brand called Chanel back to life in the early 1980s and turned it into one of the most powerful luxury brands in the world, has died on February 19. Famous for his dark sunglasses, snowy ponytail, and black suits, Lagerfeld was prolific, seemingly indefatigable. At the end of…

Olga Peretyatko at 78th Vienna Philharmonic Ball

One of the most glamourous highlights of the ball season took place in Vienna on January 24, 2019: the 78th Vienna Philharmonic Ball. The renowned artists’ ball once again lived up to its reputation: prominent musicians, artists, politicians and industrialists revelled in the breath-taking Golden Hall of the Vienna Musikverein. A lot of artists were…