Prada

Founded by brothers Mario and Martino in 1913, Prada was a shop specializing in leather goods, imported English steamer trunks, and handbags . The business was passed down to daughter Luisa and then granddaughter Miuccia, who took Prada to the next level beginning in the late 1970s. Heeding the advice of her business manager, who later became her husband, Miuccia discontinued importing English goods and began creating pieces in-house. Backpacks and totes made from heavy black nylon were her ... Read More

Prada