Fashion August, 15 2014

Inside Prada’s Factory and “Testing Ground” with Patrizio Bertelli

While most would attribute Prada‘s great success solely to Miuccia Prada, New York Magazine also credits her partner, husband and joint CEO Patrizio Bertelli, for the fashion label’s undeniable opulence. Highlighting Miuccia’s spouse, The Cut takes us to Prada’s Milan office to discuss with Bertelli the successes and failures of the luxury brand. Bertelli also provides a tour of the massive production site, from the shoemaking factory in Arezzo to the San Zeno “testing ground” for all of Prada’s store fixtures and installations. Writer Gaby Wood offers an extraordinarily detailed account of her enriching trip to the Italian fashion hub. We highly suggest reading the editorial in full here