The fashion week in Milan is a kind of sacred ritual for the Milanese, but also for all those who love social events.Participate in parades without invitations is, unfortunately, impossible. The walkways are open only to insiders and VIP guests. But if you want to party, there are lots of things to do.Here are our tips for a Fashion Week noteworthy.
The Fashion Hub
The Fashion Hub of Milan Fashion Week will again be located at the ‘ Pavilion UniCredit Gae Aulenti’s Square, in the charming building designed by Michele De Lucchi, where will be held the second edition of the Fashion Hub Market , the project in support of new brand Italian and international clothing and accessories.
and ‘the headquarters of MFW and you can freely visit the stands of the sponsors open to the public DHL, Illy, L’Oreal Paris, Mac, Mercedes-Benz, Unicredit, Class Editori, Franciacorta Consortium, Lineapelle.
streaming fashion shows
Not being able to go to fashion shows, it does not mean not able to see them live. All collections can be admired in streaming milanomodadonna.it, along with video and photo collections. And that’s not all. In the city, via the Red Cross and Piazza Gae Aulenti, the big screens will be positioned to see the defilee. And then models and stylists can be followed in the virtual mirror twitter (from @cameramoda profile).
The Art of bijoux Italian
A Royal Palace on the occasion of fashion week and until 2 March, you can visit “The Italian Art of bijoux”. It is an exhibition of 300 unique pieces by stylists and designers of international fame in the fifties and the millennium. It is a journey through time to discover the creations made by Walter Albini, Giorgio Armani, Renato Balestra, Biki, Ugo Correani, Enrico Coveri, Gildo Cristian, Dolce & Gabbana, Gianfranco Ferre, Emy Forte, Krizia, Lancetti, Missoni, Moschino, Tina Rossi, Luciano Soprani, Valentino, Gianni Versace.
Back, in via Tortona, the great hall of contemporary fashion. 27, 28 and February 29 you can admire the presentations of some brands of clothing and accessories. Three exhibition areas: via Tortona 27 at Superstudio Piu, Via Tortona 35 in modern Nhow Hotel location and area of Via Tortona 54 Ex-Ansaldo, each of which hosts special areas and thematic sections.
The new vocabulary of Italian fashion
Appointment at the Triennale with an exhibition dedicated to Elio Fiorucci. The new vocabulary of Italian fashion analyzes the language and the new nature of the Italian fashion through the work of its protagonists and their multiple expressions. From ready-to-wear to street, from footwear to eyewear, from jewelry to hats: a brand new style vocabulary and productivity.
This Is Me Not Being You
A photographic project exhibited in the exhibition scheduled February 23 to 25 during the week of Milan Fashion Woman in the Superstudio13 spaces (Via Forcella 13, Milano). Right here it has created a place of research and gathering where young national and international talents under 35 have the opportunity to exhibit their work, addressing an audience of fashion experts, collectors and the curious and lovers of contemporary photography.
The Icon: la mostra dedicata a Barbie
Barbie on display at the Museum of Cultures in Milan with “The icon”. She is the real fashion icon. Did you know that anagrafe his real name is Barbara Millicent Robert? He lived incredible experiences: it went to the moon, has been appointed UNICEF ambassador. He wore a billion outfits, also impersonating Elizabeth “Cleopatra” Taylor and Queen Elizabeth. As shown by the five richest sections, interactive, exhibition curated by Massimiliano Capella. The exhibition will run until March 13, 2016.