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 style blogs.
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.
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of articles and commentary on Italian Fashion.
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