At the V&A: The Glamour of Italian Fashion
Head to the V&A for exhibition The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014, a glamorous, comprehensive look at Italian fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day.
The story is explored through the key individuals and organisations that have contributed to its reputation for quality and style. It includes both womens and menswear to highlight the exceptional quality of techniques, materials and expertise for which Italy has become renowned.
On display are around 100 ensembles and accessories by leading Italian fashion houses including Simonetta, Pucci, Sorelle Fontana, Valentino, Gucci, Missoni, Giorgio Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Fendi, Prada and Versace, through to the next generation of fashion talent.
The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014
5 April – 27 July 2014