Valentino, François-Henri Pinault, Max Mara, Zegna, emerging designer Flavia La Rocca and the 'I was a Sari' project by Gucci were among the winners of the third edition of CNMI’s green fashion awards.
At the latest Milan fashion week, designers have expressed real ecological awareness for the first time in their shows, without sacrificing creativity, business or glamour, as in any fashion week worthy of its name.
Italy's fashion industry expects its revenues to stall this year, with growth of just 0.1%, a far cry from the average 3% annual growth rate it has achieved over the last decade and which it hopes to recoup in 2020.
In a ruddy sign of renewed health for the Italian fashion capital, Milan Fashion Week has added five new noted houses to its official calendar, which was released Friday afternoon by the Camera della Moda.
The Green Carpet Talent Competition has revealed the five finalists for the Franca Sozzani GCC Emerging Designer Award, the biggest sustainable design contest in fashion, to be revealed on September 22 in La Scala.
Milan has lost Prada, MSGM and N°21. Giorgio Armani, however, will be there in force, both opening and closing the event, which welcomes four new names: Youser, David Catalan, Edithmarcel and Miguel Vieira.