Handbags take flight

Designers to the stars Dolce & Gabbana opened the gates of fashion heaven on Sunday in a spectacular show, one of the last events of Milan Fashion Week. At the show's start, bells chimed, golden gates opened and drones flew out, carrying the brand's
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Designers to the stars Dolce & Gabbana opened the gates of fashion heaven on Sunday in a spectacular show, one of the last events of Milan Fashion Week. At the show's start, bells chimed, golden gates opened and drones flew out, carrying the brand's handbags down the catwalk. Other references to heaven included an ornate bronze bomber jacket with wings coming out of the model's back.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 27, 2018, with the headline 'Handbags take flight'. Print Edition | Subscribe