Primark set to open new store in Rome in October

Primark set to open new store in Rome in October

Italy is famed for its high-end fashion houses, but the opening of a third Primark store in the country proves there's room in the market for cheap and cheerful .

‘A little corner of England in Naples’: The secrets of a famed Italian tie shop

‘A little corner of England in Naples’: The secrets of a famed Italian tie shop

How coronavirus fears have hit the Italian fashion market

How coronavirus fears have hit the Italian fashion market

Inside the world of Italy’s designer to ‘the 0.001 percent’

Inside the world of Italy’s designer to ‘the 0.001 percent’

Prada becomes latest Italian fashion house to give up fur

Prada becomes latest Italian fashion house to give up fur

Benetton aims for revival with Milan runway debut

Benetton aims for revival with Milan runway debut

D&G unveil Italian oomph at Milan after China fiasco

D&G unveil Italian oomph at Milan after China fiasco

Gilberto Benetton, co-founder of Italy’s United Colors brand, dies at 77

Gilberto Benetton, co-founder of Italy’s United Colors brand, dies at 77

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac new Benetton artistic director

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac new Benetton artistic director

Versace for sale? Italy’s family fashion house rumoured to be bought out

Versace for sale? Italy’s family fashion house rumoured to be bought out

Milan Fashion Week embraces ‘green’ fashion and sustainability

Milan Fashion Week embraces ‘green’ fashion and sustainability

How Prada returned to profit growth after years of declining sales

How Prada returned to profit growth after years of declining sales

Carlo Benetton, co-creator of Italy’s United Colours brand, dies

Carlo Benetton, co-creator of Italy’s United Colours brand, dies

Milan men’s fashion week shows its feminine side

Milan men’s fashion week shows its feminine side

Fashion label dies with us, say Dolce and Gabbana

Fashion label dies with us, say Dolce and Gabbana

The Pope’s new clothes: Catholic ‘fashion’ to go on show in New York

The Pope’s new clothes: Catholic ‘fashion’ to go on show in New York

Milan Fashion Week opens with Gucci models carrying their own heads

Milan Fashion Week opens with Gucci models carrying their own heads

Diesel Fashion Week stunt pokes fun at knock-off artists

Diesel Fashion Week stunt pokes fun at knock-off artists

Controversial drama about Gianni Versace murder hits the small screen

Controversial drama about Gianni Versace murder hits the small screen

Dolce & Gabbana’s royal flush wows Milan Fashion Week

Dolce & Gabbana’s royal flush wows Milan Fashion Week

Family slams ‘unauthorized’ TV show about Gianni Versace’s murder

Family slams ‘unauthorized’ TV show about Gianni Versace’s murder

Forget Milan: Why Florence is the cradle of Italian fashion

Forget Milan: Why Florence is the cradle of Italian fashion

Canine couture: The Milan designer creating tailored outfits for dogs

Canine couture: The Milan designer creating tailored outfits for dogs

Italian hatmaker to the stars Borsalino declared bankrupt

Italian hatmaker to the stars Borsalino declared bankrupt

‘Don’t call me gay, we are human beings first,’ says designer Stefano Gabbana

‘Don’t call me gay, we are human beings first,’ says designer Stefano Gabbana

Gucci confirms tax evasion probe

Gucci confirms tax evasion probe

Benetton’s Italian founder returns to save company, age 82

Benetton’s Italian founder returns to save company, age 82

Crisis-hit Alitalia unveils new designer uniforms for staff

Crisis-hit Alitalia unveils new designer uniforms for staff

Italian fashion house Gucci to go fur-free in 2018

Italian fashion house Gucci to go fur-free in 2018

Italian brands celebrate ‘strong women’ and food on Milan Fashion Week catwalks

Italian brands celebrate ‘strong women’ and food on Milan Fashion Week catwalks

What to expect at Milan Fashion Week: Hot new talent and bans on ultra-thin models

What to expect at Milan Fashion Week: Hot new talent and bans on ultra-thin models

Nuns have copyrighted Mother Theresa’s famous sari

Nuns have copyrighted Mother Theresa’s famous sari

The Versace story: After its founder’s murder, how the luxury brand rediscovered its soul

The Versace story: After its founder’s murder, how the luxury brand rediscovered its soul

Cardinal cut: Italy’s tailor to the stars of the Church

Cardinal cut: Italy’s tailor to the stars of the Church

Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi reported dead at 80

Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi reported dead at 80

Budget fashion store Primark is coming to Florence

Budget fashion store Primark is coming to Florence

Iconic Italian fashion designer Laura Biagiotti dies at 73

Iconic Italian fashion designer Laura Biagiotti dies at 73

One of Italy’s most famous gardens is getting a Gucci-funded revamp

One of Italy’s most famous gardens is getting a Gucci-funded revamp

An Italian shoemaker has made the world’s first 24-carat gold shoes

An Italian shoemaker has made the world’s first 24-carat gold shoes

Five things we learned at Milan Fashion Week

Five things we learned at Milan Fashion Week

Pussyhats on the catwalk as Milan Fashion Week gets political

Pussyhats on the catwalk as Milan Fashion Week gets political

Italy launches award for most eco-friendly fashion brand

Italy launches award for most eco-friendly fashion brand

Meet the transgender model ‘fighting for a better world’ at Milan Fashion Week

Meet the transgender model ‘fighting for a better world’ at Milan Fashion Week

Prada looks to China for growth after rough year for sales

Prada looks to China for growth after rough year for sales

An end to fashion elitism? Not in Milan…

An end to fashion elitism? Not in Milan…

Generations of glamour unite to toast Bottega Veneta

Generations of glamour unite to toast Bottega Veneta

Fendi models walk on water in Rome’s Trevi fountain

Fendi models walk on water in Rome’s Trevi fountain

Italy’s Armani tells trendsetter Britain to stay in EU

Italy’s Armani tells trendsetter Britain to stay in EU

Italian fashion king Armani goes fur free

Italian fashion king Armani goes fur free

Gucci to give honeymoon rights to newlywed gay staff

Gucci to give honeymoon rights to newlywed gay staff

Fashion queen in trouble after her sick tree kills two men

Fashion queen in trouble after her sick tree kills two men

Renzi struts his stuff at Milan fashion week opener

Renzi struts his stuff at Milan fashion week opener

Asylum seekers strut their stuff on Italian catwalk

Asylum seekers strut their stuff on Italian catwalk

D&G unveils abaya line amid Middle East boom

D&G unveils abaya line amid Middle East boom

Prada tightens belt as Asia drags down profits

Prada tightens belt as Asia drags down profits

IN PICTURES: the hottest hot pants in history

IN PICTURES: the hottest hot pants in history

Italian creator of hotpants dies

Italian creator of hotpants dies

Italy’s Moncler wins China counterfeit case

Italy’s Moncler wins China counterfeit case

Italian school bans heels over ‘earthquake fears’

Italian school bans heels over ‘earthquake fears’

Armani looks back to the future

Armani looks back to the future

D&G fly the flag for Italy and sensuality

D&G fly the flag for Italy and sensuality

Milan fashion week points to skimpy summer

Milan fashion week points to skimpy summer

Gucci in spotlight as Milan kicks off

Gucci in spotlight as Milan kicks off

Six dodgy fashion trends to emerge from Italy

Six dodgy fashion trends to emerge from Italy

Primark set to open in Italy’s fashion capital

Primark set to open in Italy’s fashion capital

Gender-bending Gucci sets tone for 2016

Gender-bending Gucci sets tone for 2016

Italian fashion designer Smalto dies at 87

Italian fashion designer Smalto dies at 87

Dolce and Gabbana slam Elton John in IVF spat

Dolce and Gabbana slam Elton John in IVF spat

Ten surprising themes from Milan fashion week

Ten surprising themes from Milan fashion week

‘Cinderella’ dresses hit Armani catwalk

‘Cinderella’ dresses hit Armani catwalk

Versace in thigh-high thrills at Milan fashion

Versace in thigh-high thrills at Milan fashion

No capes at Armani show after Madonna tumble

No capes at Armani show after Madonna tumble

Black is back as Milan Fashion Week opens

Black is back as Milan Fashion Week opens

Westwood pays tribute to Prince Charles in Milan

Westwood pays tribute to Prince Charles in Milan

Snoop Dogg in Milan Fashion Week cage fight

Snoop Dogg in Milan Fashion Week cage fight

The future is men’s fashion: Italian Pompilio

The future is men’s fashion: Italian Pompilio

Italy’s luxury brands defy economic crisis

Italy’s luxury brands defy economic crisis

Madonna returns as face of Versace

Madonna returns as face of Versace

Ten tips for men’s winter fashion in Italy

Ten tips for men’s winter fashion in Italy

Chinese fashion titans look to Italy for value

Chinese fashion titans look to Italy for value

D&G partnership burns as brightly as ever

D&G partnership burns as brightly as ever

Gucci takes fans on 70s trip at Fashion Week

Gucci takes fans on 70s trip at Fashion Week

Global fashion circus swings into Milan

Global fashion circus swings into Milan

Cavalli fashion empire sued for ‘copying graffiti’

Cavalli fashion empire sued for ‘copying graffiti’

Sanctioned Russian bank in talks to buy Cavalli

Sanctioned Russian bank in talks to buy Cavalli

Prada: one of the world’s most powerful women

Prada: one of the world’s most powerful women

Prada’s global expansion fuelled by China

Prada’s global expansion fuelled by China

Versace agrees to sell minority stake to US firm

Versace agrees to sell minority stake to US firm

Marco de Vincenzo clinches LVMH deal

Marco de Vincenzo clinches LVMH deal

‘We have to keep Italy’s fashion industry alive’

‘We have to keep Italy’s fashion industry alive’

Milan catwalk paves way for new design talent

Milan catwalk paves way for new design talent

Fendi catwalk drones ‘irritate’ German viewer

Fendi catwalk drones ‘irritate’ German viewer

Italian men’s fashion exports thrive

Italian men’s fashion exports thrive

Fake guard robs €60k from Rome’s H&M store

Fake guard robs €60k from Rome’s H&M store

Style-conscious Italians cut back on fashion

Style-conscious Italians cut back on fashion

Bodies found at Missoni plane wreck – report

Bodies found at Missoni plane wreck – report

Italian luxury firm Loro Piana defends takeover

Italian luxury firm Loro Piana defends takeover

Armani and Ferre close Milan Fashion Week

Armani and Ferre close Milan Fashion Week

Etro brings hippy chic to Milan catwalks

Etro brings hippy chic to Milan catwalks

Versace in search of minority shareholder

Versace in search of minority shareholder

Prada profits boosted by Chinese buyers

Prada profits boosted by Chinese buyers

Tragic Versace mansion to go under hammer

Tragic Versace mansion to go under hammer

Italian police crack down on fake handbag sellers

Italian police crack down on fake handbag sellers

Italian thief dons tuxedo for armed heists

Italian thief dons tuxedo for armed heists

‘How can we accept being branded tax evaders?’

‘How can we accept being branded tax evaders?’

Villa tainted by Versace murder up for sale

Villa tainted by Versace murder up for sale

‘It’s easy to make friends with Florentines’

‘It’s easy to make friends with Florentines’

Italian fashion exec’s plane found

Italian fashion exec’s plane found

Dolce & Gabbana: from catwalk to courtroom

Dolce & Gabbana: from catwalk to courtroom

Prada profits driven by love for leather

Prada profits driven by love for leather

Italy’s Tod’s shoes turns abroad to defy crisis

Italy’s Tod’s shoes turns abroad to defy crisis

Armani opens boutique in Rome city centre

Armani opens boutique in Rome city centre

Sentence sought for D&G fashion duo in tax trial

Sentence sought for D&G fashion duo in tax trial

The fashion guru whose real passion was sport

The fashion guru whose real passion was sport

D&G and Armani struck off fashion week roster

D&G and Armani struck off fashion week roster

Italian fashion legend Missoni dies at 92

Italian fashion legend Missoni dies at 92

Gucci vs Gucci: Fashion house orders restaurant to change its name

Gucci vs Gucci: Fashion house orders restaurant to change its name

Italy loses the most in EU from rip-off fashion

Italy loses the most in EU from rip-off fashion