After Anna missed the Giorgio show at Milan Fashion Week in 2014, the designer spoke up. While the . is not mentioned Vogue magazine The editor-in-chief by name, many assumed he was referring to Anna. “There are some who would rather ignore Giorgio Armani’s offer and go to Paris,” he said, at WWD. “I got on a plane, dropped Mr. Armani, and went to Paris.”
According to the director, he then added, “Why do I always have to be stupid [translating from an Italian expletive] To be punished because of a strong person, through thick and thin, that he likes or hates? I feel punished. She said she was sending her people. But if you went to see your dentist and he put you in the hands of his assistant, what would your reaction be? They told me, “She went to see Privé in Paris; she had no time to see ready-to-wear in Milan.” She is impressive and powerful. But, perhaps, I am also influential. ”
In a joint statement with WWD, Vogue magazine Communications Manager Hildy Couric He said, “Anna has great respect for Giorgio Armani and all he has done for Italy and fashion all over the world.”
“Unfortunately, with the fashion calendar now running for over a month, there are some shows that Anna has not been able to attend,” the statement continued.