TRENDY TOME: Word has it that Prada is launching a book whose details will be unveiled in Milan on Sept. 26 during the spring shows. Two days earlier, the fashion house will cut the ribbon to a new store in Milan.
Speaking of books, Sergio and Pier Luigi Loro Piana also will unveil a tome during fashion week on their trademarked “baby cashmere” fabric. Entitled “Baby Cashmere – The Long Journey of Excellence,” it’s filled with photographs of the Mongolian landscape, the cashmere kids and the Loro Piana brothers’ annual journey to Asia to secure the best raw materials. The limited edition book will be available in Loro Piana stores internationally.