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Miuccia Prada (1949–)

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Roger Tredre is Course Leader, MA Fashion Roger Tredre is Course Leader, MA Fashion Communication, at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London. Prior to his academic career, he worked in newspaper fashion journalism and was the first Editor-in-Chief of WGSN, the online fashion trends and research business. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Great Fashion Designers : From Chanel to McQueen, the names that made fashion history

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Prada is a risk-taker, constantly pushing the boundaries of taste.When Miuccia Prada, who had a PhD in political science but no fashion or design experience, took over the family business in 1978, she did so with gritted teeth...
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...Miuccia Prada’s Spring/ Summer 1998 womenswear collection for Prada was presented at Milan Fashion Week. The show featured simple garments that showcased materials such as rough linen, silk, and sheer rubber. Looks began with matching tops...
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...Miuccia Prada’s Autumn/Winter 1999 show for Prada was presented at Milan Fashion Week. The show began with jeweled sheer garments in natural woodland colors such as rust, beige and moss green, before then introducing equestrian inspired...

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Staging Fashion : The Fashion Show and Its Spaces

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...Introduction This chapter surveys the interior design of Prada’s fashion shows, specifically those created from 2006 to the present by the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), the design firm headed by Dutch architect Rem...
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...Miuccia Prada’s Spring/Summer 2000 show for Prada was presented at Milan Fashion Week. The show began with lightweight cardigans and turtleneck sweaters paired with print A-line skirts in white, light gray and wine, before introducing...
...Footage Referenced Prada, spring/summer 2000 Prada, spring/summer 1999 Prada, autumn/winter 1999Introduction Prada’s spring/summer 2000 collection, shown in Milan in September 1999, was a sly celebration of the codes of European bourgeois...
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...Miuccia Prada's Spring/Summer 1995 show for Prada was presented at Milan Fashion Week. In this collection Prada presented a subverted 50’s housewife or debutante, drawing on signature design details such as technical zips, high collars...
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...Miuccia Prada's Autumn/Winter 1998 show for Prada was shown at Milan Fashion Week. The show featured womenswear garments in the color scheme of black, white, gray, and red, highlighting Prada’s “ugly chic” and conceptual style. Looks often...
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...Miuccia Prada's Autumn/Winter 2002 fashion show for Prada was presented at Milan Fashion Week. The collection was mysterious, tempting, and subversive. Nylon jackets came with fur sleeves, trench coats were rendered in clear plastic, puff...
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...Miuccia Prada’s Spring/Summer 2002 show for Prada was presented at Milan Fashion Week. This womenswear collection began with formal 1960s inspired separates comprised of thin cardigans and vests layered over pencil skirts, before...