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The Victoria and Albert Museum, London

will host the exhibition

The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014

5 April – 27 July 2014

The show is an all encompassing examination

chronicling Italian fashion creations and fashion influence

from post World War II to the present.

On display are over 90 pieces:

showcasing items of womenswear and menswear

from internationally renown Italian labels such as

Dolce & Gabbana, Pucci, Missioni

Giorgio Armani, Versace Prada

and more.

In addition there are creations by

emerging talents.

This is an exhibition not to be missed!

Tickets are on sale.

(images from the guardian.com):

V&A: Italian fashion: Roberto Capucci evening dress

Silk gown by Roberto Capucci, 1987 – 1988

V&A: Italian fashion: Dolce & Gabbana stiletto boots

Embroidered black/leather ankle boots

Dolce and Gabbana, 2000

V&A: Italian fashion: Missoni knitwear

Knitted ensemble by Missoni, 1972

V&A: Italian fashion: Gianfranco Ferre advert

Model Aly Dunne, in a Giannfranco Ferre advert, 1991

(image from telegraph.co.uk):

Dress and coat by Mila Schon, 1966