There are a lot of ways you could interpret the name of this yacht, but perhaps the most appropriate is the turnaround in her appearance, not once, but twice.
She was the first project built by International Shipyards Ancona (ISA), which was co-founded in 2001 by Marcello Maggi with the express purpose of building innovative yachts. The yard achieved its aim when it rolled out its first product in 2003. Designed by ISA and Walter Franchini, the fashion-forward 47.5 metro yacht was christened April Fool.
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“As we discussed reinterpreting the experience of luxury at sea and onboard entertainment, we returned again and again to the sweeping lines of the exterior, which became our inspiration for the interior design,’ says Colacion. ‘The project team decided that 360° would celebrate the elegance, excitement and joyfulness of the art deco era with a modern interpretation -- while accommodating the demanding criteria of today’s yachtsman or charter client”
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