Carlo Pazolini has invited British designer Lee Wood, creative director of the brand, to Lee Wood, who has been with Donatella Versace's creative team for 15 years. The first collection of shoes and accessories, created under the leadership of Mr. Wood, will go on sale at the end of January next year.
“Any brand starts with an idea: its originality determines whether it follows trends or forms them,” comments Arkady Reznik, chief brand officer Carlo Pazolini, “Lee Wood’s innovative ideas 100% reflect our vision of Carlo Pazolini’s development, and his broad experience and talent undoubtedly open up new opportunities for us. "
“I have a big challenge - to make the Brand recognizable for European and American customers. But, no doubt, I am inspired by such an experiment, ”said Lee Wood.
A graduate of the prestigious Berkshire College, Lee Wood began his path to success in London as an assistant designer and fashion stylist. Over the past 15 years, he lives and works in Milan. Lee Wood held various creative positions at Gianni Versace SpA under the leadership of Donatella Versace, in 2013 Lee Wood founded his own design studio StudioL72, and in 2014 joined the Carlo Pazolini team.