The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014
From 5 April – 27 July 2014 the Victoria and Albert Museum in London will host the amazing exhibition “The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014″.
The exhibition examines Italy’s dramatic transition from post-war ruins to the luxury paraded in the landmark ‘Sala Bianca’ catwalk shows held in Florence in the 1950s, which propelled Italian fashion onto the world stage.
On display are around 90 ensembles and accessories by leading Italian fashion houses including Simonetta, Pucci, Sorelle Fontana, Valentino, Gucci, Missoni, Giorgio Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Prada and Versace, through to the next generation of fashion talent.
For more information:
Victoria and Albert Museum (a 10 minute walk from the Baglioni Hotel)
Cromwell Road, London SW7
+44 (0)20 7942 2000