Happy Birthday, Mickey!

This year marks the 90th birthday of the most famous mouse in the world – Mickey Mouse has not only been the main character in various Disney cartoons and comics in the past decades, he has also been a huge inspiration for artists and designers all over the world. First dreamt up by Walt Disney in 1928, Mickey has since appeared in 121 animations and features and apart from being a movie star, he is also a fashion icon – for this special celebration many designers and artists are contributing to a reinterpretation of this childhood classic: Opening CeremonyMoschinoChristopher Kane, Marc Jacobs to name a few have all designed pieces featuring this instantly recognisable little guy. At the ripe age of 90 years, Mickey Mouse is not in a rush to retire.