Dress designing … is to me not a profession but an art.
– Elsa Schiaparelli
Fashion fosters clichés of beauty but I want to tear them apart.
– Miuccia Prada
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC just opened a new exhibit of designs by Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada. Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations runs now through August 19, 2012. If you can’t make it (sadly, I cannot) check it out online: http://www.metmuseum.org/impossibleconversations