• Fendi enlists Lucian Freud's 'Big Sue' to charm millennials

    1 month ago - By The Guardian

    The artist's muse was the surprising star of the Italian fashion house's Milan menswear show thanks to her ‘mundane' illustrations An unlikely partnership was unveiled at Milan men's fashion week as Sue Tilley - the “Big Sue” immortalised by Lucian Freud in his 1995 painting Benefits Supervisor Sleeping - joined forces with Fendi, one of the most elite and controversial Italian fashion houses.
    Tilley, who recently embarked on a career in illustration, was the surprising star of Fendi's spring/summer 2018 show where her sketches of tea cups, banana skins, bottle openers and bathroom taps...
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  • Fendi serves up executive realness for SS18 menswear show

    Fendi serves up executive realness for SS18 menswear show

    1 month ago - By Dazed Digital

    For the last day of Milan menswear, Silvia Venturini Fendi went to work - literally. Here are the highlights from her officewear-inspired show.
    THE CATWALK
    While previous seasons have seen the show space transformed into a swimming pool or added a giant, fuzzy staircase, this season Fendi chose to go in a more simple direction. Enlisting set designer Sarah Balvio the SS18 space mimicked an office foyer with a white marble floor. The irony...
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