On Saturday morning in Milan, with extreme right-wing protestors and anti-Fascist marchers due to face off in the center of the city, Giorgio Armani sent out a collection extolling the idea of a world without frontiers.
There’s a new broom sweeping through Cavalli, and it’s a clean and comfortable one. Courtesy of designer Paul Surridge, the house has edited out much of the over-the-top phantasies for which founder Roberto was famous.
A sensational show by Miuccia Prada, political, feminist, audacious, and a meditation on fashion's role in an increasingly authoritarian age. Its theme: the right of women to go out in the night and be whoever they want.
The latest salutary lesson on how to stage a classy fashion show and manage your brand from Max Mara, who created a Posh Punk collection that, ironically, was all about dressing the new contemporary career girl.
The Italian label plunged Milan Fashion Week attendees into a 1960s vision of the future this Wednesday evening, with a runway show that incorporated more than a passing reference to its muse: Jackie Kennedy.