Artistic installations, exhibitions and product launches animated the stores and showrooms of several Italian fashion and luxury labels.
Exhibitions are a labor of love for the brand’s creative director.
The breezy collection is a nod to Splendid’s casual-luxe aesthetic and Missoni’s Italian roots.
Some recurring elements they favored were tartans and animal patterns, neon and pop colors, sportswear influences, faux fur and quilted looks.
“Darling, they gave me a huge award in June,” said the architect of an honor presented to him by the cultural institution last year.
The Missoni creative director was feted by her old friend, music mogul Jones, and celebrated Saks and the Key to the Cure campaign.
The two talked about building and maintaining the heritage of their respective brands.
The wet look and ponytails were strong in Milan.
A host of models toasted Missoni’s Award of Courage at the glitzy gala, which featured a performance by Andrea Bocelli.