Where the runway meets the street

Milan-based designer Marcelo Burlon staged his first ever fashion show for his young, but influential, County of Milan brand earlier this summer as part of Pitti Uomo in Florence. With a background in DJing and event production, you can imagine that Burlon knows how to throw an event. Professional Italian motocross champions flew over the models walking the catwalk in the new County of Milan Spring/Summer 2015 collection. Once again, similar to his lookbook productions, the models were entirely made up of friends of the designer, making the show a family affair. The evening ended with a party, which is another specialty of Mr. Burlon, making this an evening that one does not easily forget. The above video gives a nice behind the scenes look at the preparation of the show, as well as a full recap of the show itself and the after party. We cannot wait to find out what he has planned for next season.

We recently toured the designer’s Milan home. Check it out here.

Creative Direction: Marcelo Burlon
Styling Coordination: Ilaria Norsa
Hair: Gianluigi Gargaro @ Aldo Coppola Agency using L’Oreal Professionnel
Makeup: Cristiana Ceccarelli @ Aldo Coppola Agency
Music: Marcelo Burlon – Giorgio di Salvo

Motocross Riders
Alvaro dal Farra – Davide Rossi – Vanni Oddera

Afshin Momadi – Alberto Brasola Barina – Fa’ Empel – Federico Genna – George Miltchev – Marracash – Matteo Bomba Teruzzi – Matteo Foschi – Michele Lamanna – Nordine Benotmane – Olivier Langhendries – Paolo Farcic – Reece Crisp – Sam Jarou – Tamy Glauser – Tom Brunet – Youngjun Koo

Caps: Starter
Masks: Respro
Motocross Equipement: Thor

Production: PRY
Direction: Lorenzo Tononi
Video: Alessandro Dotti – Andrea Barosi

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