Explore the craftsmanship and luxurious materials that have made Italy a leader in couture and fine tailoring at The Glamour of Italian Fashion design exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London's Kensington.
Visitors can examine the craftsmanship and luxurious materials that have made Italy a leader in couture and fine tailoring. This comprehensive study of Italian style begins in 1945 and explores the story through the individuals and companies who gave Italy its reputation for quality and style.
The exhibit is sponsored by Bulgari, a company that knows about Italian creativity and craftsmanship. Since the 1960s, Bulgari have been acclaimed for featuring creative coloured gemstones designs. One of the best known examples, once owned by actor Elizabeth Taylor, is on display in this exhibition.