The most fashion gala of the Italian summer rewards the brand’s creativity


Appointment on the 21st of July in Taormina at the Teatro Antico with the gala evening of the 2018 Tao Awards, the most awaited event in Southern Italy, during which Les Copains will receive an important award.

In fact, the historic pret à porter brand will be awarded the “Tao Award 2018 for fashion” which once again certifies the strong content of creativity and refinement, of heritage and innovation that have made it, over time, one of the most popular brands in the world.

Les Copains, in fact, has been able to enhance its personal identity with collections rich in charisma and style, born from the collaboration with the most important designers of the fashion scene, which have become an icon of typically Italian savoir faire, able to resist over time .

“We are honored to see Les Copains rewarded, where tradition and innovation are contaminated to give life to creations born from the past but immersed in a cutting-edge future totally Made in Italy” commented Stefania Bandiera.

The Tao Awards, in fact, were created with the aim of celebrating the Italian essence, in all its expressions and, for fashion in particular, they reward the maisons that have helped to create and to bring forward the tradition.

Now in its eighteenth edition, the most important event in southern Italy is realized under the patronage of the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana – in synergy with the Camera Italiana Buyer Moda, the Region of Sicily, the Trentino Alto Adige Region, the Municipality of Taormina and La Sapienza University of Rome – to assign awards to 15 categories (from fashion to music, from entertainment to medicine) in an ideal tribute to the rich and fervent Italian creative and intellectual panorama.

The prizes – decreed by a jury composed of journalists of the most authoritative national newspapers – will be awarded during an event expected by the international jet set and conducted by Cinzia Malvini, in the presence of distinguished guests.