Versace went to the stock market Friday night in Milan, for a runway show and not a flotation. Referencing all the house's codes and starring two generations of uber models, this was a great performance from Donatella.
Milan’s big debut this season was at Bottega Veneta, where young British designer Daniel Lee presented a punchy, tough-chic fashion statement, riffing and revolutionizing many of the codes of this brand.
Thursday was a busy day for Giorgio Armani who staged his latest Emporio show in the morning; opened his radically revamped Armani Caffè; and feted fashion week at an after party in his own personal nightclub in Milan.
A mischievous Jeremy Scott took inspiration from teleshopping and game shows this season in Milan, taking his audience on an exhilarating journey to a virtual wonderland where all that glittered certainly wasn't gold.
The minimalist elegance of Calcaterra, the playful fashion of Arthur Arbesser and Annakiki's bright eclecticism all revealed the potential of the next generation of Italian design at Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday.
Masks of all shades and sizes took over the Gucci catwalk on Wednesday as the Italian luxury label kicked off Milan’s leg of the Autumn/Winter runway season with an eclectic show rich in patterns, colours and headpieces.
Alessandro Dell'Acqua dazzled his audience at Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday with his vision of a film noir thriller starring sophisticated ladies whose outfits were all open at the back, as though cut with a knife.
The latest iteration of Moncler Genius on Wednesday felt more like a festival than a fashion event, as fans queued by 10 warehouses with installations from the likes of Richard Quinn, Pierpaolo Piccioli and Simone Rocha.