Lee Lin Chin's Fashionista: Season 1 Episode 14
Bespoke Tailor

Short Film
10m2003English
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Bespoke Tailor
10m

TV program that takes a look at what's new in Australian fashion, hosted by SBS newsreader Lee Lin Chin. Lee Lin sees fashion as an art form through which one can express oneself as clearly as through any other medium. She talks to contemporary fashion industry specialists, such as designers, high fashion importers and even dry cleaners, and has them explain their work and their influences. This episode is about a tailor bespoke in Sydney’s Leichhardt since 1970, Adamo Marrone who began learning his craft early in life, as a boy in Italy. The episode features Marrone's client who have come to either pick up their suits or have it fitted or just discuss the design: Napoleon Perdis, Robin Armstrong and Nicola Cerrone.

subtitles:
English
countries:
Australia