- Robyn Turk
Andrea Incontri is stepping down from his role with Tod’s, reported
today by Italian publication MF Fashion. Incontri had been creative
director of menswear for the Italian luxury group since 2014 and had
joined the company the year before.
Incontri will exit the company on June 30. He said in a statement
that “it was an honor to have been part of this great family,” and
that his time with Tod’s was “a school and an important growth
experience.” He also thanked Diego and Andrea Della Valle, Tod’s
chairman and vice chairman for their support.
“In 2013 I started my collaboration on the Tod’s menswear
collections, iin June 2014 I became a creative director for men,”
Incontri wrote on an Instagram post. “They have been years of
teaching, commitment, discipline. I built an uphill route thanks to
all the wonderful people I worked with. I owe a lot to them because it
was thanks to them that I succeeded: to respect the values of a great
Incontri has not announced plans for his next endeavor.
The Italian designer no longer maintains his eponymous label, which
last showed a collection for the Fall/Winter 2016-2017 seasib. The
label launched in 2009 with a focus on accessories before expanding to
include womenswear, menswear.