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Franco Moschino

Female fashion: it takes one to sew one

I have been waiting years to say to someone, 'Sorry, can't stay, I'm off to see Donatella.' Well, last Friday was my lucky day.

Friday, 7 October, 2011, 12:00am

Style Bites

Loewe down

Spanish luxury goods maker Loewe has opened a 300sqft accessories store in the Landmark (below). It will stock handbags, shoes, ties, scarves, sunglasses and other leather products. Loewe, Shop G13, G/F, the Landmark, Central.

Inquiries: 2525 6837

Italian job

10 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Franco's Moschino moves on

Amid all the scrambling by labels to acquire each other which has been the motif of this extraordinary year of fashion, there was one company purchase which demurely sidled round the spotlight. Last month, with muted fanfare but much genuine emotion, the Moschino trademark was bought by the Italian production company Aeffe. The acquisition will be completed by the end of this month.

23 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

The spirit of Moschino

IN THE lobby of the Milan headquarters of the fashion house which Franco Moschino created in 1983, there is an odd photograph of the man himself. Back in the 1980s, Moschino used to put in vivid, wacky appearances in his advertising campaigns, cavorting good-humouredly across glossy magazines dressed as Marilyn, the clown prince of fashion.

5 Nov 1995 - 12:00am

Hemlines fall in office revolution

POWER heels that clack along corporate corridors no longer look up to boring black or grey business suits as career women opt for outfits that get them noticed.

Clothes in the workplace are undergoing a revolution. No longer bound by convention, many career women are trying a new, softer mood.

11 Apr 1993 - 12:00am