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Prada, Miuccia (<i>born</i> 1949), fashion and accessory designer

Amy Widmayer

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online May 2009 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Italian fashion and accessory designer for the Prada and Miu Miu labels. Prada is considered one of the most influential tastemakers in the world, as well as one of the most powerful businesswomen in Europe. Her ability to create clothes that distill the essence of vintage styles, while at the same time being thoroughly modern, has earned her the reputation as one of fashion’s undisputed trendsetters. Often referred to as ‘the thinking woman’s designer’, Prada

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