L’Autre Chose acquires luxury footwear brand

Italy
Published:  17 September, 2019
Giannico

Italian fashion house L'Autre Chose has taken full control of luxury footwear brand Giannico, launched by Italian designer Nicolò Beretta in 2013.

Beretta, who joined L'Autre Chose in September 2018 as Creative Director, is to continue to hold this role at both labels, while Alice Carli is to remain as CEO. Beretta won the Who's on Next prize in 2015 and received the Footwear News Emerging Talent Award in the following year. Clients are said to include celebrities such as popstar Lady Gaga and Italian fashion influencer Chiara Ferragni.

Founded in 1959, L’Autre Chose is based in the Italian region of Marche, famous for the production of high-end footwear.

Source: WWD/Pour Elles