Fabulously Spotted: Carina Lau Wearing Valentino Couture – Valentino Store Opening & Fashion Show In Shanghai
It was a big night for the House of Valentino in China.
First, the second biggest Valentino flagship store in the world in opened it doors in Shanghai, follow by a ‘red’ theme fashion show at Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal.
In an interview with Vogue UK, Valentino co-creative directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli said,
“The collection is our vision of the Valentino woman, a multifaceted, elegant and glamorous woman, yet playful at the same time. We were also inspired by the Chinese culture, so we mixed our culture with elements of theirs, for example in the accessories of this offering.”
Hong Kong based Chinese actress Carina Lau the brand’s primary face in the territory did the honors of opening the new store.
She wore Valentino Couture spring 2013 red tapestry, flower appliqué mock neck a-line dress with the matching floral kitten pumps and black rock stud clutch.
At the evening show, Carina wore another frock from the spring 2013 couture collection.