I DRESS, THEREFORE I AM A Journey Through Anna Piaggi’s Unmistakable Persona


  • Grazia D’Annunzio Università degli studi di Milano




Vanity, Vogue Italia, Doppie Pagine, Hats, Mixing and Matching


She was the Rara Avis of fashion journalism.
She was THE influencer before the influencers.
She was Anna Piaggi. 
An analysis of the subversive style of the lady who re-wrote the aesthetic codes of the XX century. And became an icon.


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How to Cite

D’Annunzio, G. (2022). I DRESS, THEREFORE I AM A Journey Through Anna Piaggi’s Unmistakable Persona. ZoneModa Journal, 12(1), 75–88. https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.2611-0563/14885