There was a great of talk in Milan about 'sprezzatura', Italian for relaxed and being at ease. A suggestion that the city and its fashion needs to lighten up a little to entice new generation millennials to be consumers.
The founder of Antonioli speaks to FashionNetwork.com about the parent company of Off-White and Heron Preston, New Guards Group, revealing the secret to its success and the upcoming launch of a new label.
ASVOFF, the annual fashion film festival, will stage its 10th edition in Paris this coming weekend, with a new special category of award called Global Champions - a novel move as the celebrated event returns to France.
Italy's MSGM has invited the audience 'to not post any images of the show on social media'. While Marcelo Burlon County of Milan has cancelled its presentation, to be replaced by a video sent to journalists.
Despite a few absences, Milan Fashion Week, taking place on 19 to 23 June, promises a rich calendar, notably including the return of some big names and the big kick-off runway show/party by Dirk Bikkembergs on Friday.