MILAN — Many designers explore the past for inspiration, but Miuccia Prada is among the few who meld it seamlessly with the present and the future. For cruise, she plays with classic sporty cuts — polo shirts, safari jackets — which she gussies up with languid silks, plush velvet and flirty lace. Here, Prada’s cotton sateen safari jacket with a silk satin belt, silk velvet top and silk satin skirt with lace trim.
This story first appeared in the June 6, 2002 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.