Saturday , January 21 2017


Soft, comfy looks – YSL sit out Paris

MILAN, Jan 18, (Agencies): There have been lots of warm fuzzies on the Milan runway this season: shaggy fur, furry footwear, thick knits, big gloves, droopy caps, face-framing neck-warmers. All useful for hunkering down in turbulent times. Four days of menswear previews for next winter and fall at Milan Fashion …

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Prada seeks naïve – Japan inspires Missoni

MILAN, Jan 16, (AP): This is the season of renewal, with new faces at some of Milan’s top fashion brands. New creative directors made their debuts Sunday during the second day of Milan Fashion Week at Salvatore Ferragamo and Dirk Bikkembergs, days after Marni and Zegna set off in a …

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Ringling Bros closing – The big top comes down

ELLENTON, Florida, Jan 15, (AP): After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on “The Greatest Show on Earth”. The owner of the Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus told The Associated Press that the show will close forever in May. The iconic American spectacle was felled by a …

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‘The new princes’ – D&G court millennials

MILAN, Jan 15, (AP): If turmoil brings innovation and renovation, Italian menswear is in for a creative burst. Fashion houses are continuing their reboot of Milan Fashion Week menswear offerings, with notables like Bottega Veneta and Gucci sitting out this round, preferring to combine menswear and womenswear previews next month. …

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Crafting Modernity – Relaxed & classical

MILAN, Jan 14, (Agencies): Italy’s high-end tailor Ermenegildo Zegna launched Milan’s menswear fashion show on Friday with a relaxed yet sophisticated collection inspired by classical looks from the 1940s and 1950s. From Cashmere suits to vegetable-leather overcoats, Zegna’s ‘Crafting Modernity’ collection blends exquisite tailoring with the fast-paced needs of the …

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