About 20% of Prada's collections—which range from bags and shoes to clothes for men and women are made in China. The Milan-based company manufactures outside Italy in other cheaper countries such as Vietnam, Turkey and Romania, according to the IPO prospectus.
According to Christina Passariello in her WSJ article (June 24, 2011), "Prada's "Made in China" items…Continue
Kate Middleton, the new Duchess of Cambridge, wore a gown designed by Sarah Burton, the Artistic Director at Alexander McQueen. Made of white and ivory satin gazar and designed to emulate an opening flower, the gown featured a lace-adorned bodice inspired by Victorian corsetry - a classic McQueen…Continue
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Lady Gaga won the Fashion Icon Award at the CFDA Fashion Awards this week. I am not judging, but just wondering if she deserved to be considered a fashion icon. Here is what Apparel Search thinks of a fashion icon. What is your opinion?
Did the Council of Fashion Designers of America take the meat dress into account when making their decision for who would…Continue
The Three Unique Designs by Patricia Urquiola, Rodolfo Dordoni and Kris Van Assche for Maurice Lacroix Go on Sale.
Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola, Italian architect Rodolfo Dordoni and Belgian fashion designer Kris Van Assche have each designed a one-off version of the “Pontos Décentrique GMT”. The watches will be auctioned on…Continue
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