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Can you explain it? Miuccia Prada: I just work. I really don't know because it's not done on purpose. It's not that I have a system. Basically, it's the liking of fashion. It goes back to that. Fashion. And what is good for fashion are changes. I am becoming the biggest supporter of...

Philo, Miuccia Prada, Rei Kawakubo and Stella McCartney belie a notion that they are changing fashion as a coordinated group or a movement defined by sex. Consider Céline's autumn/winter 2011 show, for which Ms. Philo was inspired by the power of the car, channeling it into functional,...

We still have a ways to go (over three months!) until Baz Luhrmann's epic film rendition of The Great Gatsby hits theaters on May 10, but thanks to Miuccia Prada, legendary design mind behind Prada and Miu Miu, we have four new sketches of the movie's wardrobe. According to Vogue, Miuccia...

She plans to wear a vintage Givenchy dress she bought a few months ago. "This is actually the first time I've ever worn something that wasn't fitted by the designer himself," she said. "I did take the vintage Givenchy piece to my friend Zac Posen and to Vogue and they all agreed that it fits...

By now we all know and love the 17-year-old gap-tooth model Lindsey Wixson, but it wasn't too long ago that she was just a regular ol' teenager from Kansas before being plucked from obscurity by Miuccia Prada to be the face of Miu Miu. For Spring 2010, she opened the Prada show in Milan and...

You probably could have guessed that Miuccia Prada was a very rich lady, what with people all over the world running around in her stripey clothing and bedecked in her various leathergoods. But if you had to guess how many millions she makes in a year, what would you say? Five million? Ten? If...

>> Miuccia Prada , politician? "Yes, it's true," the designer confirmed when asked if it was true she'd like to enter politics one day. And is she considering the path seriously? "Probably, yes," she replied. "Politics have always been a little of my passion. And now I use my work as a tool...

A friend of ours asked how she, a married mother of two, can wear neon without looking either like a reject of the 80s or like the teenager she's not. Put neon to work. Wear your neon with your most conservative office attire -- a suit, a button down, a sheath dress. Make it retro. If you...

Carey Mulligan, Catherine Martin, and Katy Perry more photos› "When the clothes arrived, it was like Atomic Christmas!" said costume designer Catherine Martin at the unveiling of the party frocks Miuccia Prada created for Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby (out May 10). Yesterday evening,...

 

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