The disappearance of Pippo Perez just during VicenzaOro January ♦ ︎
He was planning work and travel. Instead, just during Vicenza Oro, where he was present, Pippo Perez died. The jeweler, who died on 19 January, had 72. His daughter, Gaia Perez, will give continuity to the Maison. The news of the death of Pippo Perez surprised many, although down in December the jeweler had been hospitalized. The problem seemed to have been overcome, but his condition suddenly worsened on 19 January. Perez was the heir to a Neapolitan dynasty of jewelers. His grandfather was a jeweler with a shop in Naples, and his father became a jeweler and designer too.
La Maison was founded in 2006 and immediately distinguished itself in the world of jewelry.
The style chosen by Pippo Perez is that of entertaining jewels, precious but also casual, with animals, fish, flowers, icons, symbols. In short, a sporty and cheerful luxury, as was the designer himself. Recognizing Perez it was easy, because he almost always wore red-rimmed glasses, a blue jacket and often welcomed guests with a big smile.
Now his activity will be continued by the team that has supported him in recent years. The designer’s disappearance was announced on Instagram (sign of the times):
“We want to remember him with the same affection and the contagious smile with which he has always welcomed us in his precious family. The company thanks all those who knew him and appreciated his charisma and his character, as a designer and first of all as a man, carrying on his work with his style and his unmistakable signature “.