Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Could This Quirky, Whimsy Italian Label Be The Next Big Thing?

  1. Begin Slideshow
    vivetta-op

    390

    SHARES

    0 comments
    See All Slides

    When an under-the-radar European brand shows up on one of our street-style heroes, you can bet that we pay close attention. And when we saw Elle China's Leaf Greener sporting a particularly festive, red-manicured hand collar, we had to know who made it. Turns out, it was Vivetta, an Italian brand that's been on our short list for a while.

    The hand collar is part of the brand's autumn line, a range filled out with other whimsical, prim-yet-quirky pieces: Alice in Wonderland-esque, frilly, card-shark dresses, (incidentally topical) furry, yellow outerwear, and a sheer dress made modest with some strategically placed fabric bears. It's youthful but with an urban edge — we doubt anyone would accuse a Vivetta devotee of being too childish, thanks to the ever-present, tongue-in-cheek humor. While some nice ladies named Miuccia and Donatella may rule the Italian fashion scene, the Vivetta girl isn't too far behind.

    Photo: Courtesy of Vivetta
    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Neutrals That Don't Seem Neutral — But Totally Are

Mention the word "neutral" to anyone wielding a makeup brush and cream, black, white, brown, and taupe likely come to mind. But, those aren't the only hues to fall under the neutral umbrella: The whole idea of these shades is that they complement others. While creamy whites and beige nudes absolutely fall into that read

Dedicated Feature

Your Instagram Is About To Become A Must-Follow

Gone are the days when mind-blowing photography was left to the likes of Irving Penn and Annie Leibovitz — camera phones have made everyone a self-published photog. But, there is an art to taking a cell-phone pic that really wows your Instagram followers. Luckily, it doesn't involve an MFA, as Nashville shutterbug Emily read