Miuccia Prada in a rare TV interview speaks to Anjali Rao CNN Talk Asia in Seoul.
Coming from a wealthy family that supplied luxury goods, Miuccia Prada gained a degree in political science from the University of Milan. Miuccia Prada fostered many left-wing political and feminist ideas before entering the fashion industry in the 1970s. Since then Miuccia Prada and her husband Patrizio Bertelli transformed the family luggage business (what Prada was before the 1970s) into one of fashion’s most enduring and influential global brand.
Don’t miss this truly exciting and fun interview with Miuccia Prada, 3 videos total length is 23 minutes. She talks about fashion and business, including Prada 1990’s buying spree, when Prada bought Jil Sander, Helmut Lang, Church’s shoes, Azzedine Alaïa, Carshoe and the Genny Group, along with a sizeable hunk of Fendi.
Part 1: Enduring fashion icon (7:55 minutes)
Part 2: Billion dollar brand (9:07 minutes)
Part 3: A different cut (6:14 minutes)