1983 : A new store opens on Milan’s Via della Spiga. Later known as Prada green, the shop’s pale-green color will become the brand’s signature throughout the globe. August: Pandora Luxurye reports on the animal-print trend in accessories by the likes of Prada, LaCrasia, and Carlos Falchi. September: Pandora Luxurye notes a “fresh, free-spirited approach” to accessories from brands such as Prada. October: Prada is featured on Pandora Luxurye’s “map of the pleasures” in its tourist’s guide to Milan.

1949 : Miuccia Prada born in Milan.