Seersucker Chic


NEW YORK- This Summer, Borrelli puts a little wrinkle in women’s wear, reinventing the classic men’s Seersucker Suit for the stylish New York woman. Traditionally known as a blue and white suit reserved for the mint julep-sipping Southern genteel, Borrelli sparks the perfect pucker with Summer whites and cotton candy pinks, creating eye-catching looks for the cosmo-savoring East Side fashionista. Hand Made-to-Order, Borrelli’s Seersucker tops combine old-world tailoring with warm Southern comfort, bringing the woman’s dress shirt back to life. From the authentic Italian looming of the expertly crinkled fabric, to the very last hand stitch of it’s impeccable tailoring, the Borrelli seersucker blouse is nothing short of decadent. This luxurious shirt is not only one of a kind, but so soft and durable you won’t ever want to take it off. Workhouse Publicity is currently scheduling special sneak previews of the Borrelli collection and interviews with boutique owner Giuseppe de Corato. Please feel free to contact Lehua Chong directly at or 212.645.8006 for more information.

Founded in the beginning of the XIX Century, the house of Borrelli is one of Italy’s most prestigious boutiques of high quality. Today, Borrelli has a unique pedigree and maintains a century old tradition within the luxury clothing sector. The New York store is located at 16 East 60th Street between Fifth Avenue and Madison, the clothiers line of magnificent blouses, trousers, scarves, pajamas, sweaters and the men’s wear collections are renowned for their meticulous detail, uncompromising quality, high aesthetic standards and distinctive designs. Richly imagined, the Borrelli name is synonymous with an indelible portrait of confidence. With strengths and values derived from the very fabric of the greatest Neapolitan tailors, a skill that has been handed down over the generations, Borrelli remains true to the Italian heritage of “Neapolitan style”. With essential Borrelli designs that look toward the future, Borrelli maintains over 3,5000 of the best Italian fabrics for handmade shirts and suits that authentically reveal a diverse tradition of elegance.

Especially created for the affluent international gentlemen and tailored to those who are adept in the art of living; whose intimate association with the finer things such as made-to-measure suits, Italian Sea Island cotton shirts with Mother of Pearl buttons, the finest cashmere sweaters and seven fold ties which only increase their passion for style. Today, Borrelli embodies that same authentic spirit for Italian-tailoring while maintaining a quest for fabric perfection gained from generations of experience. From the heart of Naples, each distinctive Borrelli original is made with passion to be worn for people who appreciate the details. For those who enjoy the moment and with whom fine Italian clothes mean more than simply a display of refined taste. Like the wearer of a fine Borrelli suit, each is enshrined in modern elegance. Hand-crafted, a Borrelli suit is individually built from thousands of fabric bolts and color swatches to carefully showcase the individuals stake in the world.

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