Sunday, February 28, 2016

wanderlust: when in milan... visit armani / silos

Armani / Silos showcases some of Armani's amazing work and a glimpse of his world. The exhibition shows a selection of 600 dresses and 200 accessories spanning the period from 1980 to the present. These are curated and exhibited according to themes such as Stars, Daywear, Exoticism, Colour Schemes, Light and a Digital Archive. Here is a selection of photos of the exhibition...



Admission ticket, map and guide









Don't forget to take a photo with 'Giorgio Armani' 

Want to bring Armani home? Well, check out the gift shop. I bought some postcards and a philatelic pack. These are couple of items that I could afford.


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For more photos, click here. Details of Armani / Silos:

Armani / Silos
Via Bergognone, 40
Milan, Italy
Wednesday, Thursday,Friday, Saturday, Sunday - 11 am to 7 pm
Admission fee: EUR12

So, don't forget to check out Armani / Silos if you are planning to visit Milan.

This is the last post of wanderlust - fashion museums series of my trip to Italy. Hope you have enjoyed every post and these inspires you when you are planning a trip to Italy. 

Until my next post, stay chic and stylish!

Friday, February 5, 2016

wanderlust: when in florence.... visit fashion museums (part 2)

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Gucci Museum is located in heart of Florence;  within the Palazzo della Mercanzia, overlooking the Piazza della Signoria. It houses 90-year history of the famous brand from bags to lovely dresses or gowns. For fashionistas or Gucci fans, this a must-see....








Gucci Museum details:

Gucci Museo, Piazza della Signoria, 10 50122, Firenze, Italia
Opening hours: Sunday- Thursday, 10:00 - 20:00; Friday 10:00 - 23:00; Saturday, 10:00 - 20:00.
The museum is open year-round, seven days a week, with closures planned only for August 15th, December 25th and January 1st.
Admission is 7 Euros (Firdays from 8pm reduced to 5€) with 50% of each ticket sale benefitting to help the City of Florence preserve and restore the city’s signature art treasures.

If you are tired and need to recharge before your next destination, take a break at Gucci cafe. Or if you want to buy any souvenir, there is a gift shop. 

Check out the museum's link, here for more details.  

Enjoy your weekend and till the next post, stay stylish and chic!