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Leather goods giant Tod's expands its vision to the whole wardrobe
Leather goods giant Tod's expands its vision to the whole wardrobe

Tod's, the Italian leather goods empire built on the success of a luxe, pebble-sole driving loafer, has a new point of view, and it's all about a leather wardrobe. Alessandra Facchinetti, a veteran of Valentino and Gucci, was appointed creative director of Tod's in February 2013. With three well-reviewed collections under her belt, she traveled to Los Angeles recently to share her laid-back vision for the brand. The day we met, Facchinetti was soaking in the sun on the VIP terrace at the Tod's store on Rodeo Drive. She was dressed completely in her own designs: black sailor pants and a black perforated cotton tunic top; futuristic-looking sunglasses with triangular...

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