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The Milan City Journal

In Milan fashion houses and wineries meet for a posh grape harvest

From 7 to 13 October the Via Montenapoleone and the surrounding streets will host a series of highly prestigious events, promoting the excellence of Made in Italy and once again giving great prominence to the city of Milan, and to the Italian context in general, as points of reference for a quality production that grows over time and becomes increasingly valuable.

October in Milan: here is what to do

October in Milan is going to be a very hectic month. From the stunning art exhibitions at Fondazione Prada to the long list of concerts happening in the many venues of the city. If you like running the Deejay Ten is a not to be missed opportunity. Read to learn more about the beginning of autumn here in the capital of fashion and design.

Spitzmaus Mummy in a Coffin and Other Treasures at Fondazione Prada

Spitzmaus Mummy in a Coffin and Other Treasures the new exhibition at Fondazione Prada is now open and will be till the 13th of January 2020. The exhibition has been conceived by Juman Malouf, the Lebanese illustrator and designer and Wes Anderson, the movie director behind masterpieces like The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014).

Best and worst of the Milan fashion Week

The Milan Fashion Week is about to end. It’s been a week of exciting news for the fashion enthusiasts and industry professionals who spent their time running from the many venues that hosted the main events of the Milan Fashion Week. More than a hundred fashion shows have taken the entire city and showed to the world how the spring and summer seasons will look like. Here is what we liked and what we didn’t of this past few days.

Front rows at the Milan Fashion Week #MFW

Front rows in the fashion world are kind of a thing! The closer you are to the catwalk the more important you are. This is probably why we were in Sidney during the Milan fashion Week...Anyways here is a look to the VIPs and celebrities who were in the city for the Milan Fashion Week. read who was here and the brands who relied on some "Hollywood" exposure!

Events and parties at Milan Fashion Week

Events and parties during the Milan Fashion Week play a relevant role as both gatherings and business networking opportunities. Beside the more than a hundred fashion show scheduled during the chicest week of the year there are plenty of so called side events that bring together fashionistas and business men and women. Read for more on parties in Milan!

Influencers to follow during Milan Fashion Week

Influencers especially in fashion are kind of walking on egg shells lately. The decision of Instagram, tested in Italy and other countries, to permanently delete the number of likes that each pictures gets is jeopardising the whole influencers marketing arena. Anyways some of the most reliable fashion influencers are still in vogue and, wisely enough, they are moving to a more interactive connection with their follower base. Read for more!

Pre-Raphaelites. Love and Desire. In Milan 80 artworks from the Tate Gallery

Pre-Raphaelites. Love and Desire is the name of the art exhibition currenlty taking place at the Palazzo Reale in Milan. The exhibition brings to Milan 80 artworks from the Tate Gallery in London and will end on October 6th. So less than one month to admire the masterpieces by artists like John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Arthur Hughes and John William Waterhouse.