Almost a year after Giles Deacon peaced out as creative director, Emanuel Ungaro is ready to make a comeback.
The French fashion house will relaunch under Italian global licensing group, Aeffe, whose portfolio includes Jean Paul Gaultier, Moschino and Alberta Ferretti.
As the first order of business, chairman Massimo Ferretti, appointed Sicilian designer Fausto Puglisi as the label's new creative director, and is scheduled to unveil his creations during Paris Fashion Week next year.
Ferretti in confident the young designer will be able to turn the French label "into a new and contemporary line"
As long as there aren't any traces of heart shaped pasties, Puglisi should do just fine!
[Image via Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images.]
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