About Last Night… Attico
Sequins, disco and dancing 'til dawn. Here’s a glimpse of what it’s like to go out out with Giorgia Tordini and Gilda Ambrosio.
How would you sum up what you do in a sentence?
We combine our own aesthetics, tastes and visions to create multifaceted collections that make women feel feminine, empowered and confident.
What did you want to be when you were growing up?
Giorgia: A ballerina.
Gilda: A vet.
What did you do on your last day off?
Giorgia: I went for a birthday lunch in Lake Como with my friends.
Gilda: I had a spa night with my friends at Principe di Savoia.
What’s your biggest adventure so far?
Giorgia: Road-tripping through California’s lakes.
Gilda: Discovering Joshua Tree.
If you could do anything without fear of repercussion, what would you do?
Giorgia and Gilda: Steal a piece of art, like a Picasso.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?
Giorgia and Gilda: Love yourself as you are, without judging.
If you could have one superpower what would it be and how would you use it?
Giorgia and Gilda: Teleport. You could go for a weekend in the Philippines and then teleport to New York and afterwards, go for a safari!
Describe your perfect night out...
Giorgia and Gilda: Going out with our closest friends to an intimate club with great 70s and 80s music and lots of sparkles.
If you could live in any era, which would you pick and why?
Giorgia: The 70s, they were so sleek and sexy.
Gilda: The 80s, when having fun and being extravagant were the only imperatives.
If you could plan a night out with anyone (living or dead) who would you pick, where would you go, and why?
Giorgia and Gilda: Studio54 with Bianca Jagger, Chic, Grace Jones and lots of other people from that beautiful era.
What’s the best party you’ve ever had?
Giorgia and Gilda: In Ibiza they throw the best parties, but it’s hard to say as we have fun everywhere.
What is your go-to look for a night out?
Giorgia: A mini dress, smoky eyes and strong cheek-bones.
Gilda: Sequins and red lipstick.
House party or out out?
Giorgia and Gilda: House party.
Pub or club?
Giorgia and Gilda: Club.
Giorgia and Gilda: Margarita.
Favourite place for late night eats?
Giorgia and Gilda: Margellina Bakery in Milan. They do straight-out-of-the-oven and delivered-to-your-door pastries.
Where are we most likely to find you on a Friday or Saturday night?
Giorgia and Gilda: Drinks somewhere around the city and then Plastic Club for a fun night out.
Go-to karaoke song?
Giorgia and Gilda: No Scrubs by TLC.
Signature dance move?
Giorgia and Gilda: Amina’s invisible thread, if you don’t know what that is, we will show you.
Do you have a party trick? If so, what is it?
Giorgia and Gilda: Take a power nap from 9pm to 11pm.
What’s the most surprising thing we’d find out if we looked at your phone?
Gilda: I have almost 5000 emails that I haven’t read…
Giorgia: I organized my apps on a color-scheme.
What song do you listen to when you’re getting ready to go out?
Giorgia and Gilda: Some cult classics from Cher but also modern tracks like Cardi B’s.
What would we find in your bag on a night out?
Giorgia and Gilda: A mix of everything that can fit into a pouch – cards, a lighter, lipstick and mascara.
Heels or flats?
Describe yourself in 3 words...
Giorgia: Loyal, passionate, secretive.
Gilda: Eclectic, dynamic, creative.
Your four ultimate dinner party guests...
Giorgia and Gilda: David Lynch, Helmut Newton, Cher and Diana Vreeland.
Ultimate party style icon?
Giorgia and Gilda: Cher and Bianca Jagger.
Best thing about Milan?
Giorgia and Gilda: Its unique charm that combines modern architecture with historical and unchanged hidden spots.
Worst thing about Milan?
Giorgia and Gilda: The traffic!
Milan’s hidden gem?
Giorgia and Gilda: Villa Necchi and Palazzo Invernizzi.
Some things you'd rather forget?
Giorgia and Gilda: Ex-boyfriends.
An event you wish you’d witnessed?
Giorgia and Gilda: Black and White Ball hosted by Truman Capote.
Who would you like to be stuck in an elevator with?
Giorgia and Gilda: Either Helmut Newton or Yves Saint Laurent.
What’s your idea of happiness?
Giorgia and Gilda: Being in nature.
One last favour you’d like to ask?
Giorgia and Gilda: We’d ask the universe to send the summer back soon.