The New Milan

WWD, February 17, 2016

Overview

  Established and emerging designers are driving a creative resurgence in Italy.   SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Features

Celebrity Style Report Card: Fashion Misfit

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A little Jim Jarmusch ("Only Lovers Left Alive") and a lot of natural curiousty pulsed through Joseph Altuzarra's multi textured collection.

Fashion Features

New York Fashion Week Fall 2016 is Big on Attitude

It’s not an age, it’s attitude. The early New York collections had plenty, from Kanye West’s Yeezy listening and Rihanna’s hoodie homage, to the many faces of Ralph Lauren’s Polo.

clock February 17, 2016Bridget Foley

Carlo Capasa

Fashion Features

Carlo Capasa Discusses His Plans for the Italian Chamber of Fashion

Less than a year into his tenure as president of the Italian Chamber of Fashion, Carlo Capasa discusses what’s happened so far and his strategies to bolster the industry.

clock February 17, 2016Luisa Zargani

Matteo Renzi

Fashion Features

Matteo Renzi, The Prime Minister of Fashion

On Feb. 24, for the first time, an Italian Prime Minister — Matteo Renzi — will officially inaugurate Milan Fashion Week.

clock February 17, 2016Luisa Zargani

Original artwork for WWD by Antonio Marras.

Designer and Luxury

Is Milan in the Midst of a Creative Renaissance?

A new energy and renewed pride in Italy’s creativity and talent are helping to boost the country, which is finally showing signs of economic recovery after almost eight years of recession.

clock February 17, 2016Luisa Zargani

A sketch from Kenneth-Paul on display at the Boston Museum.

Lifestyle

Kenneth Paul Block Sketches on Display in Boston

The late fashion artist Kenneth Paul Block’s sketches are on display at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

clock February 18, 2016Katherine Bowers

Established in 1902, Mantero produces and distributes silk prints and fabrics.

Textiles

Como’s Silk Road

clock February 18, 2016Katrina Brown

Marc Rey

Human Resources

Marc Rey Has Big Plans for Shiseido

Centers of excellence are being designed to widen footprints and spur innovation.

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Steven Tai, Sadie Willaims, Alice Archer and Xiao Li.

Designer and Luxury

Ones to Watch at London Fashion Week Fall 2016

From true newbies to a veteran new to London, here are a few brands to keep an eye on this season.

clock February 18, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Dior Sauvage

Fragrance

The Smell Test: Dior Sauvage

Dior’s new men’s fragrance, Sauvage, illustrates that sometimes there can be a difference between originality and salability.

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Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Hero Cosmetics Rescue Mission Holiday Kit

Beauty

Holiday Shopping in Beauty Focuses on Discounts, D-to-c

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Social Studies

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