Italian fashion directory: http://www.modaitalia.net/, for information on designers, and others: Anna Molinari, Antonio Fusco, Blumarine, Byblos, Emporio Armani, Erreuno, Genny, Gianfranco FerrË, Gianni Versace, Giorgio Armani, Krizia, Laura Biagiotti, Luciano Soprani, Mila Schon, Roberto Cavalli, Gucci, Valentino, Missoni, Moscino, Ferragamo, Pucci, Prada, Fendi, Zegna, Brioni, Alessandro DellíAcqua. The best of these designers can be found in Beverly Hills, the Beverly Center (The Brown Whale), and other upscale shopping spots in the Southland, including South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa.
For information on Italian designers: http://www.lifeinitaly.com/fashion/ferragamo.asp
Elisabetta Rogiani: Los-Angeles-based fashion designer, stylist and costume designer for film, television series, commercials, and videos. Couture and custom-made casual to evening wear. Especially known for her sportswear line.
Nardini C & D
418 S. Normandie Ave., #518
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Tel: (213) 386-5526
(Fabio Nardini, womenís fashions)
Of related interest:
Italian Trade Commission (ICE): Liaison between American/international fashion industries and Italian resources in fashion (and other business sectors). ICE can provide retailers/consumers a first hand view of Italian fashion products via an electronic database.
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising
Los Angeles Campus
919 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90015-1421
Tel: (800) 624-1200
Polimoda International Institute of Fashion, Design, and Marketing
Via Pisana 77
Fax: +39.055.700287 or 7399632