• Milan Fashion Week Men's Spring 2019: The Influencers at Milan Fashion Week

    5 monthes ago - By WWD

    Here are five Instagram stars to watch - online and in the front rows - in Milan.
    Name: Marc Forné
    Age: 21
    Nationality: Spanish
    Instagram Followers: 391,000
    Highlights: An art student and a model, Barcelona native Marc Forné kicked off his influencer career in 2014, when at 17 he started posting Instagram pictures combing fashion, lifestyle, travel and photography. He works with the world's most exclusive brands, including Fendi, Loewe, Calvin Klein, Valentino and Stella McCartney, along with nurturing a special relationship with Louis Vuitton. In fact, he traveled to several locations...
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  • Milan Fashion Week Men's Spring 2019: The Milan Food Scene

    5 monthes ago - By WWD

    Fashion and design are not the only two booming industries in Milan any longer: The Italian fashion capital has become a go-to destination for international food lovers. Here are a few suggestions to satisfy your cravings during Milan Fashion Week.
    TASTY FOOD IN ARTY LOCATION
    If you wish to taste Italy's regional cuisine surrounded by artworks and with one of the best views of the city, book a table at the restaurant inside Fondazione Prada's Torre, where one of Lucio Fontana's masterpieces stands near a Jeff Koons' painting and, sitting on a Fifties Eero Saarinen “Executive” chair, you...
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  • Industry Adapts to Shifting Milan Men's Fashion Week

    5 monthes ago - By WWD

    MILAN - A shrinking show calendar, currency volatility and macro economic issues at the tail end of a period of local political instability following Italy's general elections were only some of the concerns weighing on executives on the eve of Milan Men's Fashion Week.
    But on the upside, business is chugging along steadily. Revenues generated by the fashion sector last year grew 2.5 percent to 64.8 billion euros, and exports rose 4.3 percent to 50 billion euros, according to Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana's Fashion Economic Trends report issued in May. The first half is expected to...
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  • Milan Fashion Week Men's Spring 2019: Ones to Watch

    5 monthes ago - By WWD

    LES HOMMES URBAN
    A look from Les Hommes Urban's spring 2019 collection.
    Courtesy Photo.
    Les Hommes is expanding into streetwear with the launch of the Les Hommes Urban line, which is available for sale at the brand's Milan showroom during fashion week.
    “The LHU collection was born out of a creative and a practical idea. When we go back to the very early days of Les Hommes, there were a lot of urban influences in the collection, such as graffiti and workwear. It is a creative playground that we always embraced and are very fascinated by,” said Tom Notte, who designs the collection with...
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