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soccer football players. First they launched a World Cup underwear campaign, then they joined forces with the Chelsea Football Club and now they’ve tapped FC Barcelona‘s Lionel Messi to wear D&G exclusively to all official events.
There are streets that young designers dream about — Fifth Avenue in New York, the Champs-Elysees in Paris, and London’s Saville Row. And now, thanks to Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, young designers in Italy can sell their wares on Milan’s Via Spiga.
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana are no strangers to the soccer field — or to its locker room, for that matter — but until now, they’d only made clothes for Italian athletics franchises. But WWD reports that the design duo has signed a three-year contract to outfit England’s Chelsea football club.
In CNN’s most recent installment of Revealed, Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce are profiled for their world famous Dolce & Gabana brand, which the narrator describes as “the embodiment of Italian style.” The profile is endearing, intriguing, and certainly not lacking for comic relief.
The Instituto Marangoni, an Italian school known as one of Europe’s best fashion training grounds, wants more Americans to learn how to be designers there. Problem is, they