Milan attracts fashion students from all over the world, thanks to prominent schools such as the Marangoni Institute and the Domus Academy. Now, the city has become even more attractive for those loo

London - Mayhoola for Investments, the Qatari owner of Italian fashion house Valentino, is reportedly set to launch an initial public offering (IPO) of the company sometime in the latter half of 2018

London - After hosting TommyNow, otherwise known as See Now, Buy Now fashion shows in New York, Los Angeles, and London, Tommy Hilfiger is set to stage its next show in Milan. The PVH held fashion br

Top-flight American talent may have deserted New York Style Week this season, but it's still the dream for at least one up-and-coming Italian designer who made his Big Apple debut Friday. GCDS --

British police on Wednesday arrested the brother of a man accused of an extraordinary abduction of a young British model in Italy, following a request from the Italian authorities. "Officers... th

While rays of sun warm the elegant marble monuments on Rome's skyline, Milan lies under grey crowds heavy with pollution. But beyond the blue skies the eternal city is battling crises on several f

AllSaints has made its first foray into Italy, with the opening of two concessions in Milan's department store Coin. The London-based brand has opened separate concessions for its womenswear and mens

Giorgio Armani has urged Britain to stay in the European Union, warning that the bloc would be worse off without England's cutting edge influence on fashion and design. "I'm in favour of the Brit

The Harris Tweed Authority has teamed up with the V&S Dundee to showcase a number of iconic outfits crafted from its handwoven fabrics at Milan's Design Triennale Exhibition, as part of the annua

London - Debate concerning the current affairs of the fashion system has resulted in the rise of the direct-to consumer business model. Whilst a number of global fashion houses, such as Burberry, Ve

The second round of men's fashion week in New York has wrapped up on a high note after four days of shows reflecting thirst for innovation, openness and confidence in what's to come. The nascent sho

London - Over the last few seasons, the trend for elevating staple menswear clothing by upgrading their fit, fabric, trims and execution has gained momentum all across the industry. This celebration

London - The newly formed company Yoox Net-a-Porter Group is set to wind down its multi-branded platforms and by end of the Spring/Summer 2016 season and migrate its cust

Men’s fashion week in Milan is doubling as a women’s resort fashion week, with many brands choosing to show both collections on its catwalk. Whereas in the past designers would mix a few

Male fashion followers will be sporting distinctly androgynous, even outright feminine, looks next year if some of the Spring/Summer 2016 catwalk shows in Milan are a guide. Spearheading a trend refl

London - Italian luxury goods label Valextra has named Sara Ferrero as its new Chief Executive Officer, following its spring/summer collection presentation in Milan on Sunday. Ferrero succeeds Alessa

Men's fashion takes centre-stage in Paris for five days from Wednesday, with Balmain's first menswear show among the highlights on a packed schedule. Taking over from last week's menswear extravagan

The Italian dolce vita is a concept that has long resonated around the globe, but this season a lack of ambition on its catwalks have meant for a bland fashion week. Of course there were the occasion

Mario Boselli, the president of the Italian Style Chamber, is to step down this April. Boselli, who has held the position since 1999, has not yet been succeeded as the chamber continues its search

Internationalization, digitalization and young people, in other words new talents that can pour energy into the Italian fashion system. This is the recipe for putting the spring back into the fashion

United Colors of Benetton opened the doors of its new concept store in Milan's central Piazza Duomo earlier this week, as the Group turns its focus to Benetton's revival in Italy. The new flagship st

Men’s fashion takes the lead on the catwalks of Milan and at Fortezza da Basso in Florence, for the 81st edition of Pitti Uomo. The economic crisis has brought a much more serious air to fashio

Milan's compact fashion week calendar is an ongoing saga for buyers and press, with a grueling week anticipated. Although the final schedule has not yet been confirmed, the city's shows, scheduled to

For the 2007 Milan Furniture Fair, the British Council and the Design Museum will showcase the work of a new generation of UK-based designers in Great Brits: Ingenious Therapies, an exhibition at Pau

. Photo: AFP The Milan fashion season has gone off on a happy trip. At Prada the audience was greeted with flight maps superimposed on blow-ups of Venice. Showing 1950s style full-skirted dresses and