On Sunday, the fashion designer and activist received the 2019 London Design Medal for Lifetime Achievement, awarded by London Design Festival in recognition of her significant contribution to the design industry.
We caught up with the 54-year-old designer for a free-wheeling conversation on becoming a couturier, dominating the red carpet, building a fashion empire and, above all, on what makes this unique fashion autodidact tick.
The weather gods were kind to Missoni last night, as the house and family celebrated the 65th anniversary of the brand with a memorable show staged on an elevated concourse looking out over Milan’s Fiera City.
The latest salutary lesson on how to stage a classy fashion show and manage your brand from Max Mara, who created a Posh Punk collection that, ironically, was all about dressing the new contemporary career girl.
They say never look back, and Karl Lagerfeld, despite returning to his family’s hometown in Hamburg for his latest Métiers d'Art Chanel show, certainly did not Wednesday night in this novel and nautical collection.