Archinect - News 2014-04-18T04:24:17-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/67066968/fendi-to-rescue-crumbling-trevi-fountain Fendi To Rescue Crumbling Trevi Fountain Anna Johnson 2013-02-07T11:47:00-05:00 >2013-02-12T16:38:58-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zc/zcheo16dg8xmgybr.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Luxury fashion will meet Roman architecture as Italian fashion house Fendi has pledged &euro;2.1 million to restore five of Rome&rsquo;s beloved fountains, including the iconic Trevi Fountain. Fendi, founded in Rome in the 1920s, is now part of French luxury giant LVMH. The fashion house opted to invest in restoring one of Rome&rsquo;s architectural treasures due to a self-described &ldquo;deep bond with the Eternal City.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>