I like things that are kind of eclectic when one thing doesn’t go with another. That’s why I love Rome. The town itself is that way. It’s where Fascist architecture meets classic Renaissance where the ancient bangs up against the contemporary. It has a touch of everything. That’s my style and that’s what my work is about.

Giambattista Valli Architecture Quote

I have made bouquets of pleats bouquets of flowers bouquets of ruffles bouquets of feathers. Often I design in mousseline held tightly around the waist and with something else going on all around.

Giambattista Valli Design Quote

Capucci was the biggest schooling I had. It wasn’t just about the technical knowledge such as color and volume but also about the secret rules and the beautiful codes of respect between the atelier and the master.

Giambattista Valli Knowledge Quote