Loris Messina & Simone Rizzo

Founders at Sunnei, Milano

 
 
 

 

Loris and Simone are the duo behind the new menswear label, Sunnei. Based in Milan, their label specializes in carefully handcrafted pieces. With two collections already under their belt, the pair has prepared a Fall/Winter 2015 presentation that features classic styles in unexpected colors and silhouettes.  

 

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If not yourself, who would you be? 

LORIS: Rihanna.

SIMONE: Rihanna’s best friend. 

 

Bedside table books? 

LORIS: Stanley Kubrick: Drama & Shadows: Photographs 1945 – 1950. 

SIMONE: Roghi by Anna Deflorian.

 

What do you do if you can’t sleep at night? 

LORIS: Watch TV…

SIMONE: Draw some stupid masks. 

 

Do you collect anything? 

LORIS: Lamps. 

SIMONE: I collect sneakers. 

 

What is the strangest thing you believed in as a child? 

LORIS: Crocodile under the bed. 

SIMONE: Football.

 

Favorite color? 

LORIS & SIMONE: Blue! 

 
 
 

Favorite city? 

LORIS & SIMONE: New York.

 

What are your plans for this weekend? 

LORIS & SIMONE: We are going to Paris. 

 

Favorite song? 

LORIS: HAIM, “If I Could Change Your Mind”. 

SIMONE: Justice, “D.A.N.C.E.”. 

 

Right or left-handed?

LORIS: Left.

SIMONE: Right. 

 

What is the best dish you can cook?

LORIS: Croque-monsieur.

SIMONE: Spaghetti alle vongole. 

 

What do you do in your free time?

LORIS & SIMONE: Simple things like drinking a glass of wine with friends or going to a concert.