While some designers got bogged down in fripperies, others were masters at knowing exactly what women want
Frill-seeking, charming prints, scrambled legacies – even human furry dice. That adds up to a disconnected Milan fashion experience, but probably nets profits, says Alexander Fury
Things are on the up, as Donatella tells Alexander Fury in Milan
Burnley's "Blond Bombshell" was a dead ringer for comic-strip hero Roy Race
"I tried to liberate women by eliminating what was superfluous, adapting clothing to daily life."
From Miuccia Prada to Sophia Loren, this week Emma Akbareian is focused solely on the country's style
'Terrorist groups may possibly utilise similar methods used in the recent Paris attacks'
Raffaele Cantone's remarks have once again set the nation to debating which city is its defacto capital
Grace Dent lacks fash-pack mettle because her reflex emotion on the front-row is laughter
With much new on view, spring/summer 2016 was the most interesting Milan season in years, says Alexander Fury
Does pleasing a customer mean you can't please a critic?
Mexes scored a wonder-goal in the preseason match against Inter Milan in China
Two days of action means flight cancellations have already begun
Essien has featured sparingly since Jose Mourinho returned to Stamford Bridge and has been given the go ahead to join the Italian club
Chelsea have reached an agreement for the transfer of midfielder Michael Essien to AC Milan, the Barclays Premier League club have announced.
No wonder he was widely considered the finest conductor of his day, he was certainly the best-loved of them all, writes Jessica Duchen