1. A state of stillness, calm and quiet in a person. 2. A place where one feels a sense of familiarity, a sense of belonging. Where memories and times alike are cherished. 3. A place of calm, serenity, a place of quietude.
As with all Mi Piaci's collections, they begin with an abstract concept; for Spring that starting point is both a feeling and a sense of place. The notion of Quietude captures the peace and calm we seek amongst our fractured, busy world. We surround ourselves with carefully chosen things, cherished items that reinforce our sense of familiarity and safety.
This season they're indulging in a slower pace, actions are as considered as the designs behind their footwear. Less is truly more. They're embracing the breathing space of the creative process, allowing details, silhouettes and hues to inhabit a singular presence; each shoe is an execution in focus. They've also explored the familiarity of nostalgia, evident in the use of square toes, high-cut toplines, slingbacks and toe thongs.