Topics :: Milan

5 Free Things to do in Milan, Italy

By Colleen Barry | Saturday Feb 1, 2014
Milan is Italy’s finance and fashion capital. Nonetheless, there is plenty to see for those whose pockets are not so deep - be it by style choice, or not.

Milan Aims to be Fashion Hub

Friday Dec 6, 2013
Milan’s main stock exchange hopes to become an international hub for luxury goods company listings. Currently, 17 luxury producers are listed in Milan for a total sector market value of $43 billion.

Highlights from the Milan Design Fair

By Colleen Barry | Wednesday Apr 24, 2013
Milan’s Design Fair showcased innovative designers from around the world as well as elements that contribute to sustainable living.

Young Fendi Works With Recycled Material

By JAMIE STENGLE | Sunday Nov 18, 2012
Ilaria Venturini Fendi has translated the same attention to detail and craftsmanship she learned working over the years in her famous family’s Italian fashion business to her own line of bags that feature repurposed items.

Milan’s Message for Spring: Fashion Should Be Fun

By COLLEEN BARRY, DANIELA PETROFF | Wednesday Sep 26, 2012
The looks were sheer and the message for next summer from Milan was crystal clear: Fashion should be fun.

Sharon Stone Helps Raise More Than $1 Million for AIDS Research

By COLLEEN BARRY, DANIELA PETROFF | Tuesday Sep 25, 2012
Sharon Stone helped raise more than $1.1 million (€846,000) for AIDS research at a charity auction during Milan Fashion Week.

Everything Coming Up Flowers on Milan Runways

By COLLEEN BARRY, DANIELA PETROFF | Sunday Sep 23, 2012
Everything is coming up flowers on the Milan runway. Floral references during Milan Fashion Week womenswear previews ranged from the graphic motif to romantic bouquets or jungle foliage.

Milan Menswear Designers Brighten Up Summer 2013

By DANIELA PETROFF | Monday Jul 16, 2012
After four days of preview shows, it is clear that the Italian designers - and others showing in Milan - want to project good vibes for next summer, despite European economic gloom.

Milan Menswear for Spring/Summer 2013: Leather and Coats

By DANIELA PETROFF | Tuesday Jun 26, 2012
In a muggy, scorching Milan, it’s hard to imagine a summer of lightweight coats and leather jackets. That’s the look, however, that designers are forecasting for the summer of 2013

Jet Class Luxury Brand Showcases Iconic Furniture

Friday Apr 13, 2012
One of the iconic pieces to be presented at the Paris Show is the Capri Side Board - High Tech Special Edition. This high-end product, a Special Edition inspired by Portugal’s rich heritage, is fully automated via a remote control.