Scale play background Prada (Italian, founded Miuccia Prada (Italian, born Dress(detail), autumn/winter Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn white silk organdy, hand–embroidered with plastic opalescent paillettes and clear beads.
“Women always try to tame themselves as they get older, but the ones who look best are often a bit wilder. Thinking about age all the time is the biggest prison women can make for themselves” - Miuccia Prada
Chapter On Cultivating Arch Rivals Elsa Schiaparelli. The Italian fashion designer (and Coco Chanel rival) brought conceptual fashion to the masses in the with collections that drew heavily on the Surrealist art movement for inspiration.
Miuccia Prada: I hate the idea of being a collector. I really hate it
She is one of fashion’s biggest names and has just opened a vast, hyper-cool gallery in Milan. But just don’t call her a patron of the arts