Stepping Out With The Family Ferragamo
At most parties, one not less than glances on the couture. At the exhibition gala opening of “Salvatore Ferragamo: The Art of the Shoe (1898-1960)” Saturday evening at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, everyone was taking a look at everybody else’s shoes. Most had been polished to diamond perfection, even in the event that they weren’t Ferragamos. That is as a result of word got out early that this would be a “mostest” gala; Kathy Offenhauser, chairman of the Costume Council, was working day and evening for perfection.
The breeziness on the museum as friends arrived almost lifted the late Ferragamo’s granddaughter, Benedetta, clad in a black taffeta cape, off her feet. But she was properly-anchored, carrying a pair of black silk Ferragamo platform sling-back sandals gorgeous enough to be within the show.
She arrived with her mom, Giovanna Gentile Ferragamo, who’s salvatore ferragamo bridal shoes the designer-director of the second largest division of the Home of Ferragamo, girls’s ready-to-put on.
Additionally attending was Ferragamo’s widow, Wanda Ferragamo, grande dame of a family that believes in togetherness. Sons Ferruccio (CEO) and Massimo (president of Ferragamo USA) attended; daughters Giovanna and Fiamma de San Giuliano Ferragamo (vice president in the vital girls’s footwear division) were there. And Benedetta Gentile chatted along with her handsome cousin, James Ferragamo (son of Ferrucio), who had flown in from New York, where he’s an NYU pupil. His twin, Salvatore, couldn’t make it because he had four knowledge teeth pulled the day earlier than.