Exquisite j line of accessory was
formed in 1992 , emerging from the meeting between Giancarlo Ferrari , an
artist at the Academy of Fine Arts , and Francesco Bonamano , an young
beginning the line was inspired to the recycle of “junk” materials giving forms
such as fanciful jewellery and little purses.
days the line reinterprets the spirit of pop art of the sixties and seventies
with an ironic and irreverent slant; The jewellery are very vivacious and the
bags are a “contamination” of various epochs with a strong meaning in fashion.
the last 10 years, Giancarlo Ferrari and Francesco Bonamano have also
cultivated various stylistic experiences both in the field of clothing and
1993 to 1997 they worked with Marina Spadafora , at first designing accessory
for fashion shows , and then from 1996 they also started producing bags and
In 1994/95 , trough Romeo Gigli’s studio,they
designed and produced jewellery for Callaghan’s fashion shows.
1994 they also took part in the Fiorucci advertising campaign.
two designers have often worked together on the “MARTINI” advertisement
campaign in 1995/96 inventing meanful accessory.
1996 a new collaboration with the Maska group took place for the new label.
the same year they also designed sets and costumes for the theatre play “Anita”
presented by the Teatro Franco Parenti with the Teatro dell’Elfo.
the same year the Exquisite J label was mentioned in the Dizionario della Moda
(Dictionary of Fashion) edited by Guido Vergani published by Baldini &
they spend a lot time designing their collection which can be seen in Paris and
Milano and occasionally they work with several companies in the same field.
theme is REPLAY JEANS : a denim
company that lately increased a line of accessory.