LVMH’s Pucci Enters Fashion ‘Big Boys Club’ With Expansion Drive

Emilio Pucci Spring/Summer 2014 | Source: NowFashion

MILAN, Italy — After a dormant first decade under the ownership of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, the Pucci fashion brand plans to step up expansion as it seeks to join the “big boys club” of luxury apparel labels.

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Photo Diary | Giorgio Armani S/S 2014

Giorgio Armani S/S 2014 | Photo: Sonny Vandevelde

MILAN, Italy — Today, our trusty contributing photographer Sonny Vandevelde brings us backstage photography from the last big show of Milan Fashion Week: Giorgio Armani, the elder statesman and master of Italian fashion, who presented garments inspired by lightness and shadows. Stay tuned for more backstage imagery captured by Mr Vandevelde at the Paris shows, which kick off today.

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Prada Looks Project Feminine Strength

Prada S/S 2014 show | Source: Associated Press

MILAN, Italy — Miuccia Prada is the most eclectic designer on the Milan runway. Every season she goes to a new place, either literally or figuratively, for inspiration and comes up with a collection that is different from everybody else's and almost always brings down the house.

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Menu of Hamburger Prints and Denim Ends Milan Men’s Fashion Week

Frankie Morello Spring/Summer 2014 | Source: NowFashion

MILAN, Italy — Top designers presented hamburger prints, colored jeans and soft interpretations of formal suits to conclude Milan men's fashion week on Tuesday, recognizing a new generation of men who dare to be bold and casual.

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Photo Diary | Milan Men’s Fashion Week, Days 1-2: Jil Sander, Versace, Bottega Veneta, Calvin Klein, Prada

MILAN, Italy — Today our contributing photographer Sonny Vandevelde files backstage imagery from the Jil Sander, Versace, Bottega Veneta, Salvatore Ferragamo, Calvin Klein, Vivienne Westwood, Prada and Moncler shows, held on days one and two of Milan men's fashion week.

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