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Dolce & Gabbana

At Dolce & Gabbana, the love story continues

At Dolce & Gabbana, the love story continues

Over the phone from Milan, passion still crackles in Stefano Gabbana's voice nearly 30 years after he and Domenico Dolce started their design partnership and more than a decade after they ended their romantic one.

Their relationship status isn't all that has evolved. When Dolce&Gabbana launched in 1985, the brand became almost instantly synonymous with leopard print and lace, corsets and rosaries, fantasy and fetish. Dolce&Gabbana drew from powerful, curvy muses such as Sophia Loren and attracted a new, modern one — Madonna.

Today the brand remains unrepentantly sensual and exuberantly Italian. But the years have sharpened the sophistication and mellowed the...