From March election date, from Argentina Franciscan pope has always maintained a good public image. The “poor man’s Pope” insisted the simple concept of life, do not wear red shoes, do not live in the Vatican’s private apartment, do not take the parade dedicated car. Humility earned him the Pope’s “throne”, and in his subtle influence, the Italian luxury brand began quietly began to change.
Next month, the designer Karl Lagerfeld will launch a named “Fashion as religion” documentary to celebrate his 75th birthday. The documentary After more than 16 months of tracking shot and fashionable metaphor for the “religion” that the fashion magazine that is the Bible, the model is beautiful angel, and consumers compared with the faithful. Of course, Karl’s role in the movie is playing a true pope. Karl does not agree with the Pope, however this title, he considers himself merely a “fashion missionary,” while he also papal fashion degree have their own views, “I think it should be the only fashion pope pope Pius XII, although we do not remember him, but I think he is very elegant. pope John XXIII is the most attractive. “Pius XII dress with embroidered cuffs and edges, said shoulder dress, silk and metallic fabrics are his favorite.
Senior fashion critic Suzy Menkes author apparently noticed this change in her ” New York Times ” wrote fashion , writes : “Today’s aesthetic has been with former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi sex party for those in breast uplift, exposed legs a far cry from the sexy suit the politician and media mogul has elected three times …… hard collar and neck snugly fitting, long-sleeved shirt is very simple, dignified manner over the knee skirts , flat black shoes, very manly . Although the toe jewel light to remind us that this is the fashion show , not a priest serving procession . ”
Italian version of ” Vanity Fair” will be the new pope named ” Person of the Year .” People inside the church praising his courage . Such people like Elton John also praise him, and he says the magazine : “In this age of vanity , Franciscan humility is a miraculous person .” The new pope since he took office , it seems that people are struggling to erase the previous pope Benedict XVI impression. People often former Pope Benedict XVI described as wearing Prada shoes the Pope , although his followers denied that he had through the Prada shoes. He is undoubtedly particularly fond of historical and religious significance of the robe, cloak and headdress. There are a satirical YouTube video , called ” Vatican dresser , stylish pope ” , the video shows Benedict XVI through the 48 different sets of robes , hats , capes and sleeveless robes.
In fact, the pope is not like nowadays people comment on the same. Almost every office of any new pope , will lead to a burst of new wave . Benedict XVI ‘s predecessor , much media attention John Paul II is the world’s most photographed public figures, but he is also a well-known practitioner . John – John Paul II during his lifetime like wearing a pair of brown old shoes . Assassination in 1981 before the attacks , the Polish pope often take his predecessor left behind a 1960s production Mercedes car parade in Rome . John – John Paul II, the first term of 10 years , Product Placement infancy ; during his tenure of the last 10 years of his failing health .
Benedict XVI give you a more stylish impression , an international brand, flavor transformation is also welcomed by the public . In the reign of Benedict XVI , he put on a sweatband sponsored Geox shoes ; because wear Serengeit sunglasses, so as to promote the sales of the brand sunglasses ; received as a gift a customized specifically for the iPod Nano; also for their own use in the Vatican gardens put on the Italian high-end electric car brand Natuzzi leather interior . Interbrand UK subsidiary chief executive John Allert said the Pope to establish the brand and the associated value than the value associated with top celebrities at least 100 times larger , because the Pope has a more loyal followers.
Once upon a time, religion is restricted fashion, tailor Filippo Gammarelli family from 1798 onwards for the Pope sewing garments, he believes that “the Vatican’s style has never been the same.” Although located in the heart of Italy, although here is the fashion trends of the world’s most influential places in the world, but the Vatican’s clothing styles change very cautious. Vatican Vatican recognized for hundreds of years people adage is that the Holy See without spring. But Filippo suddenly a change lipped, and said, “like politicians, like cardinals and bishops are like beautiful and some bishops let them sew civilian clothes, fabric is tweed and flannel, even if the implementation of the new pope simple wind , but they still can not forget previous pope impact on them. ”
In the streets of Rome, the Church reserves the bundles of clothing store scarlet and purple fabric pope dedicated spare, such as Via Santa Chiara street Gamarelli and Via de Cestari street DeRitis stores. There are many gold-plated decorative ribbon tied, though the flash is no longer a real gold thread.