Jessica was privileged to be asked by Peroni in September 2012 to collaborate with them and to create a piece that represented her interpretation of '150 Years of Italian Style.' Peroni valued the elements of playful heraldry that she encompasses in all her work and her passionate desire to fuse the past with the present. Peroni filmed Jessica's design process over her short design and making period of 2 months and here is a sneak preview.The most instinctive way for Jessica to find inspiration was to take herself off for a solitary weekend in Roma, scouring the flee markets and specialist artisan workshops. Having been proposed to in Florence, only the year before, memories of scooting around the cobbled roads of Florence with her fiancee on a 1920's 'sit up and beg' bicycle was still fresh in her mind and consequently inspired a small collection of works.
See it all unravel here ~Peroni Tumblr Fashion Foie Gras Youtube Video Youtube Video