paragraph:Giovanna Battaglia Engelbert lives and breathes the motto “Being cool is a bore, being fun is glaMORE.” Take one glance at the budding fashion icon’s Instagram and you can tell by right away that, in her case, less is certainly not more. The moment Giovanna starts talking, she draws you in, providing a shiny-clear window into the hilariously kaleidoscopic world she’s created—one that began in Italy and now co-exists between New York City and Stockholm (along with every stop along the way).
paragraph: "I never leave my Italian-ness. I want to keep it wherever I go...I am a citizen of the world, but I’m always an Italian at heart."
Your ability to pivot between fashion, art, interior design and creative direction is remarkable. How much research goes into each project? Or do you prefer having a loose idea and then putting things together on the spot?--
That’s your next book. --
At this point you could just make a book of all of your own work. Like a portfolio. --
Most people would be like, “Yeah! I should make a book!” I know 25-year-olds who are writing memoirs. And I’m like, “About what?” --