Working almost exclusively with leather and corduroy to give the collection a sense of “normality,” Prada riffed on simplicity, authenticity and the naïf, favoring the crude and unsophisticated over the polished and urbane.
Emilie Rubinfeld succeeds Francois Kress, who has left the company.
The combined eyewear powerhouse will have annual sales of more than 15 billion euros.
The show was held on Jan. 13 in Milan during Men’s Fashion Week.
Alberta Ferretti presented pre-fall and demi-couture collections in a runway show at its Milanese headquarters.