Chopard, the Swiss jewellery watch master, has recently unveiled the mystery of Fairmined gold. It will be awarded to every ‘Green Carpet Fashion Awards’. One winner. As the last craftsman in the world to make seaweed fibers, Chiara Vigo was awarded the prize in 2017. This poetic little figure in the shape of a pomegranate flower is Chopard’s iconic trophy specially made for the ‘Green Carpet Fashion Awards’. It is made of Fairmined gold, which is certified for fair mining and meets ethical standards.
This little goldman is made of 18k ‘fair gold’, aluminum alloy, silver, copper and spinel
Many celebrities including Bee Shaffer, Francesco Carrozzini, Alberta Ferretti, Isabeli Fontana, Laura Harrier, Alycia Debnam Carey, Pierpaolo Piccioli, and Colin Firth have been selected by Chopard co-president Caroline Scheufele, co-founder of the environmental organization Eco-Age At the invitation of Livia Firth, the person and creative director, and Carlo Capasa, the chairman of the Italian National Fashion Chamber of Commerce (Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana (CNMI)) The private luncheon witnessed the unveiling ceremony of Chopard Chopin’s elaborate design for the Italian “Green Carpet Fashion Awards”, and warmly celebrated Chopard Chopin’s long-standing “Road to Sustainable Development”.
The Little Golden Man made his first public appearance at the luncheon. The appearance is specially embellished with a pomegranate flower shape and uses Fairmined gold materials that meet strict certification standards. All of them belong to Chopard’s ‘Sustainable Luxury Road’ (Journey to Sustainable Luxury).
The luncheon also announced the first winner of this precious trophy, Chiara Vigo, who will be awarded the 2017 ‘Green Carpet Fashion’ at the awards ceremony held at the La Scala in Milan on September 24th. Grand Prix ‘. She is recognized as the last master of the same age to make seaweed fibers (Bis fine linen), using precious Italian materials to weave precious materials with unparalleled Italian craftsmanship.
‘Designing this award is an honor that must not be missed,’ said Caroline Scheufele, Chopard’s co-president and artistic director. ‘These awards are closely linked to our Chopard values, especially It’s the Journey to Sustainable Luxury initiative and a wholehearted focus on the craftsmanship in all aspects of our supply chain. A true trophy should reflect the core and value of this award. ‘
‘Italy’s Green Carpet Fashion Awards will focus on the talent behind the scenes for the fashion industry, praising their craftsmanship and Italian creativity. Chopard has supported and protected their supply chain staff for many years, so I believe they will be The perfect person to make this trophy (of course, the use of fair gold is also very important!) Said Livia Firth, founder and creative director of Eco-Age.
‘We are honored to have Chopard and Eco-Age’s Livia as our partners. We are extremely proud of this project, which integrates all members of the Italian National Fashion Chamber of Commerce, because sustainability is An important direction of our development strategy. This is the inaugural event of the Italian ‘Green Carpet Fashion Awards’ and it also represents a powerful start to this journey. We sincerely hope that this journey will last long and effectively. The pomegranate flower and the female figure are a beautiful symbol of this journey. ‘Said Carlo Capasa, president of the Italian National Fashion Chamber of Commerce (CNMI).
Patrick Kinmonth explained the theme of the night like this: ‘When we were looking for and designing a beautiful poetic and symbolic image to better present the Italian’ Green Carpet Fashion Award ‘, we thought of pomegranate flowers. Some praised The pomegranate flower is the fruit of knowledge in the Garden of Eden, and some people praise its multi-functional use, such as the making of black ink and medicinal functions. For us, it represents impeccable beauty, unique practicality and sustainability. , Full of imagination and vitality.
This honor will be awarded to outstanding artisans, workshops, manufacturers and brands at an awards ceremony on September 24th in Milan’s prestigious La Scala Opera House.