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Missoni Men Winter 2016: a peek backstage
Pictures from our Sunday 17 January show
 
Cicciobello in Missoni
Missoni created a special outfit for Cicciobello, the iconic doll born in the sixties that has been re-edited for the charity project in collaboration with Vogue Bambini. Cicciobello, beloved by several generations of children, will be clad in a pastel-toned knitted outfit on the occasion of Cicciobello Fashion Walk, a special exhibition held during Pitti […]
 
Missoni Moments Making Magic

What's your Missoni I.Q.?

Are you an expert on all things Missoni? Find out with our quiz! (Solutions tomorrow)

1. "Who says colours are seven? …there are tones!" was how Helen Gurley Brown described Missoni. True or false?

 

False, it was Diana Vreeland

 

 

2. In his article about Ottavio Missoni's athletic career, journalist Gianni Brera compared him to a pair of Roman gods: Jupiter and Pluto, Cupid and Poseidon, or Apollo and Mercury?

 

 

Apollo and Mercury

 

 

 

3. One particular Missoni show was the subject of much controversy because the models were not wearing bra. Which year was it: 1952, 1967 or 1988?

 

 

 

1967

 

 

 

4. The Raschel knitting machine was named after 19th Century French actress Rachel Félix. True or false?

 

 

True

 

 

 

5. Who was the face of Missoni's 2012 S/S campaign featuring Pedro Almodòvar? Victoria Abril, Penélope Cruz or Rossy de Palma?

 

 

 

Rossy De Palma

 

 

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