Lineapelle closes the 98th edition, going beyond the current global forecasts and emergencies, concretely strengthening its international leadership.
Held at Fieramilano Rho from 19 to 21 February 2020, Lineapelle confirms its importance for the global supply chain in the fashion and luxury goods sector by welcoming almost 20,000 visitors, an increase of 2% compared to the 2019 edition. A growth evidenced by both Italian and foreign operators despite the absence of Chinese and Far Eastern exhibitors and buyers due to the coronavirus epidemic.
In addition to the positive attendance, the exhibitors at Lineapelle also reported the excellent level of quality of the visitors, the result of the synergy with footwear, Micam, and leather goods, Mipel, with whom Lineapelle shared a day of exhibition, Wednesday, February 19. While Lineapelle is archiving the edition dedicated to the summer season 2021, the exhibition Questione di Pelle organized by Lineapelle and curated by journalist Mariella Milani, under the artistic direction of Simone Guidarelli, will be open until Saturday 29th February at Spazio Lineapelle in Palazzo Gorani in Milan.
Questione di Pelle is an exhibition project that celebrates leather and describes its beauty and versatility through some creations by Gianfranco Ferré (provided by the Gianfranco Ferré Foundation) and garments by designers Bozart, Cecilio Castrillo, Alessandro Dell'Acqua, Mario Dice, Diego Dolcini, Ely.B, Massimiliano Giornetti, Simone Guidarelli, Mani del Sud, Antonio Marras, Italo Marseglia, Simone Marulli, Sermoneta, Ventaglidautore, Vivetta, Alessandra Zanaria.
The next edition of Lineapelle will take place at Fieramilano Rho from 23 to 25 September 2020 and will be dedicated to the autumn/winter 2021/2022 season.