Moschino

Franco Moschino is one of the most provocative and un-orthodox Italian fashion designers we’ve ever seen. His unusual view for fashion brought him loads of criticism from established fashion designers at the time, being called by the media as “The Court Jester” or the “Bad Boy” of fashion. Born in Abbiategrasso, a small town in Lombardy, […]

Moschino is the latest fashion house to open its own hotel. It is called Maison Moschino and was unveiled recently in Rimini at the 45th TTG Incontri tourism trade show and will open for the public next year. The design team was lead by Rosella Jardini who made sure to give the new hotel the […]

A front row filled with stuffed animals, an invitation made from a napkin tied around a set of silverware, and an open delivery truck with runway models flowing out of the back are just a few examples of how the Moschino brand continues to harness humor in the name of fashion. For the past 25 […]

Picking up on the easygoing elegance offered by Italian designers this round, Moschino, known for its fashion sense of humour, served up an over-the-top collection for next summer.   With its typically ironic fashion wand, Moschino turns roses into skirts and cropped jackets, uses ruffles on a trench coat, and decorates classic stoles with super […]

Valentino and Giorgio Armani are accustomed to seeing the world’s highest profile men step out in their beautifully tailored suits. But the pair were showcasing a rather different approach to the wardrobe staple during their collections for spring/summer 2008 Milan Fashion Week. Valentino added a colonial flavour to his show which, with its sports jackets […]

Donatella Versace will present a fashion show and appear at the annual Life Ball, a charity gala dedicated to raising funds to fight AIDS. Organizers hope to raise awareness — as well as cash — with the May 21 event at City Hall. The Life Ball, regularly attended by singer Elton John, is known for […]

There was a time, in the ’70s and ’80s, when polka dots were considered somewhat dowdy. But they’re back in vogue now; and how. Classic polka flaunters—like Minnie Mouse with her cute little red-and-white dotted dress and bow; and Julia Roberts’ soft, feminine brown-and-white polka dot dress in Pretty Woman—aside, of late, a number of […]