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Armani Hotel Milano Now Open

Armani Hotel Milano photo

Giorgio Armani has opened his flagship Armani hotel in Milan, a joint venture with the Dubai developer Emaar Properties.

Located in the 1937 building that also houses Armani’s Manzoni 31 flagship, the hotel covers 162,000 square feet over floors two to eight.

The “palazzo” hotel, which is in the centre of the Italian city, boasts 95 rooms with a focus on “luxury, calm and beauty”.
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Rihanna for Armani Jeans + Video

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Armani has released a video teaser for its underwear campaign starring the singer.

Shortly after launching its men’s campain with tennis player Rafael Nadal, Armani has released long-awaited images for its jeans range starring pop star Rihanna.

The singer is taking over from actress Megan Fox for the campaign, with the second batch of images — for the brand’s underwear line — yet to be brought out.

Rihanna is upping her advertising game at the moment, also having just been named the new face of skincare brand Nivea.
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Megan Fox Madre Perla Armani

Giorgio Armani Beauty 2011 Christmas Collection

Megan Fox Madre Perla Armani

Here is a first look at Megan Fox starring in Giorgio Armani Beauty 2011 Christmas Collection. The collection is called “Madre Perla” and it’s limited worldwide.

Megan wears Madre Perla Palette, Gloss d’Armani Rouge, and ‘Eyes To Kill’ Eye Shadows which is available in Gold, Silver and a shimmering Gold & Silver blend.

Megan is also the face of the fashion brand’s fragrance, Armani Code, and appeared in Emporio Armani’s women’s underwear and Armani Jeans ads last year.
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Rafael Nadal Armani jeans ad

Rafael Nadal in new Armani underwear ads

Rafael Nadal Armani jeans ad

The Italian fashion brand has released its latest underwear and jeans campaigns starring the world’s number one tennis player.

Nadal — photographed by Steven Klein — is the third athlete to front the campaign, following in the footsteps of David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo.

The tennis player’s female counterpart for the brand’s underwear campaign is singer Rihanna who will replace actress Megan Fox. Her ads are yet to be released.
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New e-store for all Armani collections launches

Less than a month after announcing its partnership with Italian designers Dolce & Gabbana, e-tailer Yoox has said it is readying an online destination to shop all of Armani’s ranges under one virtual roof.

The new armani.com Online Store “Powered by YOOX Group” will be launched in the second half of 2011.

Armani.com will be mainly active in Europe, the US, Japan and China, and will feature the Giorgio Armani, Armani Collezioni, Armani Junior, EA7, Emporio Armani and Armani Jeans brands.
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Emporio Armani Fall/Winter 2011 Campaign + Video

emporio armani fall winter ad 2011

Photographed by Mario Sorrenti, the Emporio Armani Fall/Winter 2011 Campaign features models Iselin Sterio and Simon Nessman.

To bring the campaign to life, Mario Sorrenti has shot a short film starring the two models.

Drawing on Giorgio Armani’s love of cinema, this narrative references the aesthetic of film noir, and features an EA couple in a contemporary, urban, industrial setting.
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The Face Hunter’s new eyewear ad for Armani

Yvan Rodic Armani

Yvan Rodic, the street style photographer behind the Face Hunter, has released a new video as part of Armani‘s ‘real people’ campaign.

For the debut of its new Heritage Frames glasses last month, Armani previously enlisted some of Rodic’s colleagues.

Tommy Ton shot print ads for the Frames of your Life project, designed to showcase the collection on people on the street, not professional models.
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Rihanna Las Vegas

Rihanna is the new face of Emporio Armani

Rihanna Las Vegas

Rihanna will replace Megan Fox in the next cycle of underwear and jeans ads for Emporio Armani.

Rumors were previously swirling when the star tweeted: “U would NEVER guess what I’m doing right now!!! Hint Hint #Armani,” but now it’s official: she will star in the campaign for both lines starting this fall.

Rihanna is upping her advertising game at the moment, also having just been named the new face of skincare brand Nivea.
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David Beckham Fashion Line

David Beckham launches ‘bodywear’ line

David Beckham Fashion Line

David Beckham has lent his face and body to Armani in the past, starring in the Italian label’s underwear ads to the joy of female fans worldwide, but it seems the star athlete has had enough of sharing revenues earned with his good looks.

According to Women’s Wear Daily, Armani‘s turnover almost doubled during the time Beckham was spokesmodel for the brand.

“It proved to me that there is a real market for good-looking, well-made men’s bodywear,” Beckham told the paper, adding that “the push to do something of my own really came as a result of my collaboration with Armani.”
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Giorgio Armani Hotel

Giorgio Armani bringing his hotel brand to London?

Giorgio Armani Hotel

Giorgio Armani, the man behind one of the world’s biggest fashion chains, is in talks with advisers over funding to build his first hotel in Britain.

The 200-plus room luxury venue could be built in Knightsbridge, west London, near the iconic Harrods store.

Among options under consideration is whether to convert office space or an old hotel into a £300million-plus site, the Dailymail reports.

He opened his first hotel in Dubai in collaboration with Emaar Properties in April last year and has a hotel in Milan.

Armani Hotel Dubai Interior

The two companies are working together on possible expansion in Paris, New York, Tokyo and Shanghai.

Armani is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the interior design and style of the hotels. Dubai-based Emaar Properties is responsible for construction.

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Armani Code Woman with Megan Fox

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Following her fashion and beauty ads for Italian luxury house Armani, Megan Fox is now starring in a newly released ad for the brand’s Armani Code perfume.

Both the men’s and women’s versions of the scent are a few years old, but a new men’s flanker called Armani Code Sport — composed of lemon, mandarin, mint, gray amber, ginger, and vetiver — is scheduled to be released in June.

Oozing a Pulp Fiction-inspired vibe, Fox plays her part as mysterious femme fatale alongside male model Chris Folz in the commercial that was shot in Los Angeles.
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Rafael Nadal’s New Armani Underwear Ad

The new video ad for Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans featuring Tennis star Rafael Nadal has made its way out in full.

The 50-second clip sees Nadal player going shirtless, wearing only Armani’s jeans and briefs. He leans on the wall and a piece of wood, and lies on the wet floor.

The video is made for the clothing line’s Spring/Summer 2011 advertising campaign.
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Armani denies plans for luxury hotel in Russia

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Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani categorically denies press reports that the luxury hotel brand is planning to develop a hotel in Russia’s Caucasus region.

“The Armani Group categorically states that reports of its intention to open an Armani Hotel in the Russian Caucasus are without foundation,” the Italian group said.

At the end of January, Russia’s Kommersant daily cited sources who claimed the Armani Hotels and Resorts brand was to open a hotel in the Stavropol region’s mineral springs resort area, together with other investors.
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Russia’s Caucasus to get Armani hotel

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Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani’s luxury hotel brand is planning to develop a hotel in Russia’s Caucasus region, a report said Friday.

Armani Hotels and Resorts, which opened its first development in Dubai last year, will launch another one in the Stavropol region’s mineral springs resort area, together with other investors, Kommersant daily reported.

Investment in the project, which is to be unveiled at the upscale MIPIM real estate show in Cannes in March, could surpass 150 million dollars, the report said.
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Megan Fox & Rafael Nadal for Emporio Armani

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Tennis star Rafael Nadal’s sexy new Emporio Armani underwear and Emporio Armani jeans ads have arrived.

Nadal replaced soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, who starred in the previous Emporio Armani underwear campaign.

Megan Fox, who is also the face of Giorgio Armani Cosmetics, is reprising her role in the sultry black-and-white images shot by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott.
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Armani Will Design Monaco’s Royal Wedding Dress

MONACO FÊTE NATIONALE 2010

Charlene Wittstock has chosen Giorgio Armani to design her dress for her wedding to Monaco’s Prince Albert II.

“Yes, I want to declare, I will make the wedding dress,” Armani confirmed to reporters after his fashion show in Milan on Sunday.

Former Olympic swimmer Charlene attended Armani’s shows in Italy in 2008 and 2009 and often wears the designer’s clothes to events.
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