Quotable: Designer Miuccia Prada Says Feminists Are A Thing Of The Past

Catherine Strawn / March 3, 2010

“I wanted to take ruffles, frills, neat little ladylike silhouettes, all those clichés that women can’t seem to escape from, and do something different with them. When I used to be a feminist, I never dreamed that parameters of female beauty would actually get narrower.” [Used to be a feminist?] “Ah yes. Nowadays there is no such thing.”

Designer Miuccia Prada, after her fall 2010 fashion show [Vogue.co.uk]