Milan Fashion Week

Dolce and Gabbana have differentiated themselves from the other designers present at the Milan Fashion Week by turning to a rather unsuspecting combination of color and flowers that project a youthful and optimistic attitude. With their new designs that remind us of the fifties, they brought this summer’s shiny reds and whites that somehow defy […]

The British designer Matthew Williamson took the Navajo path in his collection for Pucci at Milan Fashion Week. The collection blazed a trail of brilliant color, mixing pinks, reds and oranges and dazzling hues of turquoise with black, white and tan. The prints, inspired by traditional native American blankets and jewelry, juxtaposed zigzag patterns and […]

The woman who gave the world “ugly chic” and made her fortune with tough black nylon, has discovered that all women really want is to be soft and pretty. So last night (Tuesday) in Milan, Miuccia Prada, the “high priestess” of Italian fashion, bowed to evolutionary change and offered a new vision which was all […]

Italian designer team Dolce & Gabbana took a military theme to kit out men next summer, ranging from fatigues with tiny lights that glowed in the dark to camouflage patterned swim trunks. On the first day of Milan’s spring/summer 2008 menswear collections on Saturday, Dolce & Gabbana’s signature line show was colored in army-inspired khakis, […]

Both Missoni and Roberto Cavalli got their inspiration for the collections they presented at Milan’s Fashion Week from the ‘60s fashion. They didn’t go for anything too stiff or to shiny. In fact, what they presented were classics which will still look good when a new trend will come up. Some of Cavalli’s dresses remind […]

In a season where every designer tried to present as many flashy items as possible, Gianfranco Ferre kept its traditional style without being influenced by this new trend. The show took place at his headquarters in via Pontaccio, where he displayed modern designs with a somewhat classical appearance. He proved to the audience that he […]

Fendi was also present at Milan’s Fashion Week with its new collection designed by Karl Lagerfeld. He displayed what he sees as silver fashion. His models came on the catwalk wearing metallic dresses cut in various geometric dresses, which looked like the black and white patterns that were so popular in the ’60s. The show […]

Over this last 85 years, Gucci has imposed itself as one of the reference brands in the fashion industry. Turning 85 doesn’t actually mean that it’s getting old. In fact, the company proved that it has kept it’s youthful ideas that have made it so successful, with an outstanding show and party at the Milan […]

This year, the highly popular Milan Fashion Week was hosted in the new Milan Fashion Centre. Judging by the numerous positive reviews, it has all been an enormous success. Here are a few numbers that prove the importance of this event in the fashion world: – over 100 fashion shows took place, presenting in total […]

While designers such as Versace or Dolce&Gabbana presented collections that had sex written all over the place, Gucci came with an interesting alternative, inspired from the ‘60s fashion. Gucci’s new designer, Frida Giannini, has stopped following the trend set by Gucci’s previous designer, Tom Ford, and took a new direction by using the floral models […]

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