Coperni's Ultra-Connected Comeback
By Elisabeta Tudor
Today, Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer unveiled their new Spring/Summer 2020 collection for...
By Elisabeta Tudor
Today, Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer unveiled their new Spring/Summer 2020 collection for their womenswear label Coperni – and therefore made an anticipated return to the fashion industry. The designer-duo started Coperni in 2013, and the brand's collections soon earned them accolades from...
Today, Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer unveiled their new Spring/Summer 2020 collection for their womenswear label Coperni – and therefore made an anticipated return to the fashion industry. The designer-duo started Coperni in 2013, and the brand's collections soon earned them accolades from the industry, which eventually led them to win the prestigious ANDAM First Collection Prize in 2014....
The Sustainability Race
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN-Fellow French conglomerates Kering and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton have gone to...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN-Fellow French conglomerates Kering and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton have gone to head-to-head for years – neck and neck on revenues and expanding their realm by jockeying for the jewels of the luxury world.  Today, with the Amazon ablaze and hurricanes angrily destroying entire...
MILAN-Fellow French conglomerates Kering and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton have gone to head-to-head for years – neck and neck on revenues and expanding their realm by jockeying for the jewels of the luxury world.  Today, with the Amazon ablaze and hurricanes angrily destroying entire communities, their race for a more sustainable future is ON more than ever. Both conglomerates are stepping...
Telfar Shares Its World
By Elisabeta Tudor
The Spring/Summer 2020 ready-to-wear shows just started today in Paris, and what we saw so far...
By Elisabeta Tudor
By Elisabeta Tudor
The Spring/Summer 2020 ready-to-wear shows just started today in Paris, and what we saw so far was promising: featuring independent brands, rather than the big industry voices, the first day – or rather evening – welcomed the Grand Prize winner of the 2019 LVMH Prize Rokh, in addition to the...
The Spring/Summer 2020 ready-to-wear shows just started today in Paris, and what we saw so far was promising: featuring independent brands, rather than the big industry voices, the first day – or rather evening – welcomed the Grand Prize winner of the 2019 LVMH Prize Rokh, in addition to the collection of the Japanese designer Mame Kurogouchi and the Korean designer Kiminte Kimhekim. While...
Gucci’s Escape from Control
By Gianluca Cantaro
Institutions, devices, and mechanisms of subjugation are the instruments that the “biopolitics”...
By Gianluca Cantaro
By Gianluca Cantaro
Institutions, devices, and mechanisms of subjugation are the instruments that the “biopolitics” (quoting the French philosopher Michel Foucault) use to impose conducts and paths that keep us under invisible surveillance and classification. It’s a kind of subtle control on our lives that silently...
Institutions, devices, and mechanisms of subjugation are the instruments that the “biopolitics” (quoting the French philosopher Michel Foucault) use to impose conducts and paths that keep us under invisible surveillance and classification. It’s a kind of subtle control on our lives that silently push us in a direction that we thought we freely decided, but actually we did not. On a lower scale,...
The New Shock by the Shox
Text by Giulia Mulonia
The Iconic Shox by Nike is legendary – not just for the innovative materials it is crafted with,...
Text by Giulia Mulonia
Text by Giulia Mulonia
The Iconic Shox by Nike is legendary – not just for the innovative materials it is crafted with, but also for the bright colors and its peculiar circular pistons. The model first hit the shelves in 2003 and its quirky elements and urban street allure rendered the model a great success.  Today,...
The Iconic Shox by Nike is legendary – not just for the innovative materials it is crafted with, but also for the bright colors and its peculiar circular pistons. The model first hit the shelves in 2003 and its quirky elements and urban street allure rendered the model a great success.  Today, the latest version of the Shox, the Shox TL, combines breathable mesh into the upper portion of the...
Green Carpet Awards Endures
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN—Ensuring that there is a future for our children was a key message at the Green Carpet...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN—Ensuring that there is a future for our children was a key message at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards. Now in its third edition, there is no stopping the sustainable fashion renaissance.  Adorned with Leonardo Da Vinci-era grape vines to honor the late artist’s 500th death anniversary,...
MILAN—Ensuring that there is a future for our children was a key message at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards. Now in its third edition, there is no stopping the sustainable fashion renaissance.  Adorned with Leonardo Da Vinci-era grape vines to honor the late artist’s 500th death anniversary, Milan’s La Scala opera house hosted pillars of the community like Stella McCartney and Valentino...
The World by Giorgio Armani
By Gianluca Cantaro
The earth collection of Giorgio Armani is strongly linked with our planet. The browns of the...
By Gianluca Cantaro
By Gianluca Cantaro
The earth collection of Giorgio Armani is strongly linked with our planet. The browns of the earth with touches of blue in different shades, greys, and light pink composed the palette for a collection that wanted to celebrate the beauty of our planet. “This is my way to remember all the natural...
The earth collection of Giorgio Armani is strongly linked with our planet. The browns of the earth with touches of blue in different shades, greys, and light pink composed the palette for a collection that wanted to celebrate the beauty of our planet. “This is my way to remember all the natural elements and their importance,” explained Armani backstage before the show. “We just have only one...
Gucci’s Horsesbit Bag Sells-out
By Sofia Celeste
Gucci’s 1955 Horesbit Bag, which was relaunched in a multitude of colors at its 2020 Cruise...
By Sofia Celeste
Gucci’s 1955 Horesbit Bag, which was relaunched in a multitude of colors at its 2020 Cruise collection, has sold out, in what marks one of the fastest sell-outs in the brand’s history. The Horsebit bag, inspired by equestrian code, features a double ring and bar and is modelled with the same...
Gucci’s 1955 Horesbit Bag, which was relaunched in a multitude of colors at its 2020 Cruise collection, has sold out, in what marks one of the fastest sell-outs in the brand’s history. The Horsebit bag, inspired by equestrian code, features a double ring and bar and is modelled with the same shoulder strap it featured over six decades ago. Since its relaunch, it has been worn by Sienna Miller,...
Is Milan the Place to Be?
By Sofia Celeste
With JLo’s stride down the Versace Spring/Summer 2020 runway in the scandalously sexy, legendary...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
With JLo’s stride down the Versace Spring/Summer 2020 runway in the scandalously sexy, legendary jungle dress, she dropped the mic on any other fashion show here. With skin to die for and a booty that has not lost any of its bodaciousness, the singer, dancer, actress, mother of twins, just closed...
With JLo’s stride down the Versace Spring/Summer 2020 runway in the scandalously sexy, legendary jungle dress, she dropped the mic on any other fashion show here. With skin to die for and a booty that has not lost any of its bodaciousness, the singer, dancer, actress, mother of twins, just closed a global concert tour celebrating her 50th birthday and the Versace appearance was another crowning...
Tod's Modernity in Craftsmanship
By Gianluca Cantaro
Stick with the best you can do, and it will become timeless. Trends are ephemeral and, if not...
By Gianluca Cantaro
By Gianluca Cantaro
Stick with the best you can do, and it will become timeless. Trends are ephemeral and, if not rooted in a solid ground, they have no future. Tod’s, part of the Della Valle Group, perfectly exemplifies this strategy: season by season it evolved in order to reach the maximum level of luxury. Forget...
Stick with the best you can do, and it will become timeless. Trends are ephemeral and, if not rooted in a solid ground, they have no future. Tod’s, part of the Della Valle Group, perfectly exemplifies this strategy: season by season it evolved in order to reach the maximum level of luxury. Forget fashion gimmicks when Mister Diego Della Valle is part of the game. Attracting flamboyant audiences...
INTERVIEW: Aerin Lauder
By Sofia Celeste
We caught up with beauty scion and lifestyle maven Aerin Lauder at the presentation of...
By Sofia Celeste
By Sofia Celeste
We caught up with beauty scion and lifestyle maven Aerin Lauder at the presentation of AerinXBlazéMilano, a Spring/Summer 2020 capsule of the urban chic iconic blazers Blazé is known for, fused with Lauder's effortless aesthetic flair. In an intimate, floral-filled salon, on the edge of Milan’s...
We caught up with beauty scion and lifestyle maven Aerin Lauder at the presentation of AerinXBlazéMilano, a Spring/Summer 2020 capsule of the urban chic iconic blazers Blazé is known for, fused with Lauder's effortless aesthetic flair. In an intimate, floral-filled salon, on the edge of Milan’s Giardini Pubblici Indro Montanelli, the businesswoman (clad in a tan travel blazer) chatted with us...
Fashion Week’s Diminishing Impact on Beauty
By Nicole Collins
Fashion month is in full swing, and armies of professional makeup artists are backstage at...
By Nicole Collins
Fashion month is in full swing, and armies of professional makeup artists are backstage at fashion shows in the world’s epicenters of style, New York, Milan, Paris, and London. In that regard, nothing about the Spring/Summer 2020 shows is very different than the last 60 years or so. What is...
Fashion month is in full swing, and armies of professional makeup artists are backstage at fashion shows in the world’s epicenters of style, New York, Milan, Paris, and London. In that regard, nothing about the Spring/Summer 2020 shows is very different than the last 60 years or so. What is different, though, is the impact those artists and their artistry have on the beauty industry. It’s...
A Return to Real Life
By Gianluca Cantaro
The speed of our world often makes us forget our past, our roots. Brands and designers chase...
By Gianluca Cantaro
By Gianluca Cantaro
The speed of our world often makes us forget our past, our roots. Brands and designers chase things that aren’t worth it or that aren’t what they really need to focus on, in order to make the right move. But a company must be very structured to go through these difficult years. “In this Emporio...
The speed of our world often makes us forget our past, our roots. Brands and designers chase things that aren’t worth it or that aren’t what they really need to focus on, in order to make the right move. But a company must be very structured to go through these difficult years. “In this Emporio Armani collection, I simply went back to my past and reworked it in order to make it contemporary,”...
Sustainability: The Inditex Effect
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN--This summer, Zara’s parent company Inditex unveiled its ambitious plans to produce 100...
By Sofia Celeste
MILAN--This summer, Zara’s parent company Inditex unveiled its ambitious plans to produce 100 percent of all of its clothing with sustainable fabrics before 2025.  If Inditex does keep its promises, it could revolutionize the textile and clothing industry for good, rendering sustainable materials...
MILAN--This summer, Zara’s parent company Inditex unveiled its ambitious plans to produce 100 percent of all of its clothing with sustainable fabrics before 2025.  If Inditex does keep its promises, it could revolutionize the textile and clothing industry for good, rendering sustainable materials and components more affordable, especially in countries like Portugal, one of its major suppliers....
Metropolitan Sophisticate At Giada
By Sofia Celeste
With a collection that unfolded among the dusty manuscripts of Milan’s Biblioteca Braidense,...
By Sofia Celeste
With a collection that unfolded among the dusty manuscripts of Milan’s Biblioteca Braidense, Giada’s Spring/Summer 2020 collection saluted the cosmopolitan jet-set – just months after it opened its first US monobrand stores. 
Giada feted the Boston store, situated on the edge of the Boston Common...
With a collection that unfolded among the dusty manuscripts of Milan’s Biblioteca Braidense, Giada’s Spring/Summer 2020 collection saluted the cosmopolitan jet-set – just months after it opened its first US monobrand stores. 
Giada feted the Boston store, situated on the edge of the Boston Common and next to the city’s Four Season’s Hotel, in April. Since Boston is not a fashion mecca, Giada...