Margherita Missoni – saving the world one zig zag at a time

This has got to be the season of Missoni madness. From the seen-everywhere AW11 snakeskins to the sell-out Missoni X Target collab, the Italian heritage brand is on fire right now.

Slightly less busy than usual is M Missoni’s zig zag print, mini collection for OrphanAid Africa, a non-profit organisation which helps vulnerable children in Ghana. Designed by Margherita Missoni, it has the same graphic appeal of two of my other favourite red and white prints; Vivienne Westwood’s ‘Squiggle’ and Eley Kishimoto’s ‘Flash’.

M Missoni for Orphan Aid trench

Vivienne Westwood Squiggle

M Missoni for Orphan Aid tote

Eley Kishimoto Flash

M Missoni for Orphan Aid purse

The 12-piece M Missoni for Orphan Aid collection launches in the UK on 28th November and will be available on