If you are a fan of fashion, you will be
a fan of Italian fashions. Italy, officially the Italian
Republic (Italian: Repubblica italiana), is a unitary
parliamentary republic in Europe. Located in the heart of
the Mediterranean Sea, Italy shares open land borders with
France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, San Marino and Vatican
City. Italy covers an area of 301,338 km2 (116,347 sq mi) and
has a largely temperate seasonal climate and Mediterranean
climate; due to its shape, it is often referred to in Italy as
lo Stivale (the Boot).With roughly 61 million inhabitants, it is
the fourth most populous EU member state.
Italian fashion has a long tradition, and is regarded as one of
the most important countries in the world in regard to textiles
and style. Milan, Florence and Rome are Italy's main fashion
capitals. Major Italian fashion labels are regarded as
among the finest fashion houses in the world. Gucci, Armani,
Prada, Versace, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Missoni, Fendi,
Moschino, Max Mara, Trussardi, and Ferragamo, to name just a
few. Also, the fashion magazine Vogue Italia, is considered one
of the most prestigious fashion magazines in the world.
Learn more about textiles and fashion from Italian designers by
reading Italy fashion news in magazines, online newspapers, and
The Camera Nazionale della
Moda Italiana (The National Chamber for Italian Fashion) is
the non profit making Association which disciplines,
co-ordinates and promotes the development of Italian Fashion.
Made in Italy Fashion News
Independent Italian Fashion News: All the latest breaking
news on Italian Fashion. Browse The Independent's complete
collection of articles and commentary on Italian Fashion.
Magazine Italy Fashion News: Find the latest W Magazine
Italy articles, fashion trends and get your favorite celebrity
news from the top fashion authority.
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