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Pitti Uomo is the leading international men’s fashion fair. The world’s most important platform for men’s clothing and accessory collections and for launching new projects in men’s fashion. The 89th edition of Pitti Uomo took place in Florence from 12 to 15 January 2016.

 Top Menswear Fashion Trends Spring/Summer 2019
Menswear Trends

Top Menswear Fashion Trends Spring/Summer 2019

A colour explosion...prints, accessories and so much style...that we spotted on Pitti Uomo 94 edition. We present you the fashion trends we liked most for the upcoming Spring/Summer 2019 in menswear.

Luigi Bianchi Mantova Spring/Summer 2019 collection at Pitti Uomo 94
Menswear collections

Luigi Bianchi Mantova Spring/Summer 2019 collection at Pitti Uomo 94

As always, the fabrics are selected in partnership with the most prestigious companies in the trade. Soft movement is achieved by weaving different yarns in both faux-uni colours and mixed shades.

Fashion Influencers - the victims of the Big Brands
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Fashion Influencers - the victims of the Big Brands

Nowadays, the word Influencer is associated with a person who has the power to influence the decision of others to impulsively buy a product.

Pitti Uomo 94 Street Style Better Than Ever
The dandy style

Pitti Uomo 94 Street Style Better Than Ever

The most stylish men's trade fair Pitti Uomo 94 took place from 12 to 15 June 2018. And although NY Times stated that "The Dandy Is Dead", I can not agree with that. In Florence everyone was "dandier" than ever. And while the so called peacocks have prepared different outfits for every day, the same happened also to buyers, managers and other visitors of the business fair.

Promaslist - the essential tool to discover and contact French designers and brands
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Promaslist - the essential tool to discover and contact French designers and brands

Promaslist.com is the essential tool to discover and contact French designers and brands in men’s fashion to see the collections but it is also a way to follow their presence at trade fairs and showrooms each season and get their contact information and sales points.

Craig Green - the guest menswear designer at Pitti Uomo 94 talks about his work
Interviews

Craig Green - the guest menswear designer at Pitti Uomo 94 talks about his work

Craig Green’s style mixes workwear influences and futuristic volumes, sculpted silhouettes and functional aspects. Strong content is teamed with a highly emotion-charged mise en scene that is always spectacular. Thanks to these distinguishing features, Craig Green has gained an enthusiastic clientele that includes the most prestigious boutiques and department stores around the world. Exploring the concepts of uniform and utility, his fashion shows have become an eagerly awaited cult happening on the menswear calendar. In Florence, this London-born designer presented his Spring/Summer 2019 collection with an event at Pitti Immagine Uomo on the evening of Thursday 14 June.

Stefano Chiassai presented Ritmoemotivo
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Stefano Chiassai presented Ritmoemotivo

Stefano Chiassai, fashion designer and creative director for international fashion brands, is an untiring collector of clothes and fashion-related materials, a passion that in almost forty years of career has allowed him to put together an archive made up of 15,000 pieces that include garments, accessories and fabrics, turning it into a place for experimentation and contamination of the past, present and future.

Special launch of the Cos Menswear Capsule Collection
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Special launch of the Cos Menswear Capsule Collection

During Pitti Uomo 94, the London-based fashion brand COS will present “Soma,” a capsule collection of essential menswear garments characterized by comfort and high-level design. A special event will be held for the launch of the collection in a stunning location in the city involving the participation of the famous British choreographer Wayne McGregor.

Pitti Uomo presents Sebago Shoes
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Pitti Uomo presents Sebago Shoes

Pitti Uomo sees the arrival of the new Sebago designed in Italy Sebago, an American brand founded in Maine in 1946 and famous worldwide for its Penny Loafers boat shoes, presents its first collection at Pitti Uomo, entirely designed and developed in Turin (after acquisition of the brand by the BasicNet Group).

The events around Florence
Events

The events around Florence

During Pitti Uomo 94, there will be some more events about fashion, lifestyle and menswear in Florence. See the programme below:

303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion offers 100 000 business opportunities for designers and bloggers at Pitti Uomo 94
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303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion offers 100 000 business opportunities for designers and bloggers at Pitti Uomo 94

“303 Tuscans Ethical Fashion” organizes a conference about ethical fashion from 12-15 June 2018 in Florence, Italy, during Pitti Uomo '94. Be Global Fashion Network is a media partner of the event. All fashion influencers, designers, business entrepreneurs and retailers are welcome to join for free.

Fumito Ganryu to launch the label ‘FUMITO GANRYU’ as the Designer Project at Pitti Uomo 94
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Fumito Ganryu to launch the label ‘FUMITO GANRYU’ as the Designer Project at Pitti Uomo 94

Fumito Ganryu to launch the label ‘FUMITO GANRYU’ as the Designer Project at Pitti Uomo 94, Joining the line-up for the upcoming fair, following the announcements of Craig Green as Menswear Guest Designer, Roberto Cavalli as Special Guest and the “FANATIC FEELINGS - FASHION PLAYS FOOTBALL” exhibition.

P.O.P. Pitti optical power
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P.O.P. Pitti optical power

Stripes move, sway and cross again and again. P.O.P Pitti Optical Power will be a visual and virtual spectacle that elicits new horizons of perception and perspectives on reality. As the Pitti Immagine shows do, innovatively, season after season. No black and white austerity in Fortezza da Basso but rather a kaleidoscope of full colour patterns to make living interiors playful and hypnotic. All this in a set design conceived and curated by life-styler Sergio Colantuoni.

Revolver Copenhagen brings Scandinavia to Pitti Uomo 94
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Revolver Copenhagen brings Scandinavia to Pitti Uomo 94

From Pitti Uomo 94, Revolver Copenhagen Int. Fashion Trade Show will be presenting “Scandinavian Manifesto”, a new space with curated emerging and established Scandinavian brands.

Craig Green will be the menswear guest designer at Pitti Uomo 94
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Craig Green will be the menswear guest designer at Pitti Uomo 94

“CRAIG GREEN’s collection reveal many of the critical success factors for those who make fashion today”, says Lapo Cianchi, Pitti Immagine Director of Communications & Events, “and specifically his ability to innovate menswear “codes” – even radically, without losing track of the contemporary market’s dynamics. We have been monitoring the development of his style that mixes workwear influences and futuristic shapes, sculptural silhouettes and function. We are thrilled to have CRAIG GREEN at Pitti Uomo so that he can show us all the modern elegance of his vision in a spectacular event.”

Start Your Fashion Blog Today in Four Easy Steps
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Start Your Fashion Blog Today in Four Easy Steps

Fashion bloggers around the world have brought new voices to the rather traditional world of fashion journalism. Not only do they offer greater representation, but they also offer fresh perspectives and bring new ideas to the table. That’s why we still need more fashion bloggers. If you were interested in starting your own fashion blog, start today by following these four steps.

Spring/Summer 2018 fashion trends: The Windowpane suit
Menswear Trends

Spring/Summer 2018 fashion trends: The Windowpane suit

It’s hard to believe that certain patterns can fall "out of style," but then again, argyle isn’t exactly popular these days. The same fate befell windowpane check until very recently, and now the pattern’s back with a vengeance. Taking its name from the window-like wide square plaid pattern, it’s formed by two perpendicular pinstripes.

Luca Magliano is the winner of Who is on next? Uomo 2017
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Luca Magliano is the winner of Who is on next? Uomo 2017

At this edition, Pitti Italics – the Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery program that promotes and supports new generations of fashion designers and the most interesting brands that design and manufacture in Italy – is shining the spotlights on MAGLIANO.

Winners announced for the 2017/2018 International Woolmark Prize
Competitions & awards

Winners announced for the 2017/2018 International Woolmark Prize

The 2017/2018 International Woolmark Prize winners were announced during a special event during Pitti Uomo at Stazione Leopolda in Florence.

Awarding ceremony
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Awarding ceremony "303 Tuscans" for Ethical fashion during Pitti Uomo

TOC Fashion Academy Tuscany organizes the awarding ceremony “303 Tuscans” for Ethical fashion in Florence, Italy on 10.01.2018, at 6 p.m. Certificates will be given to communities supporting the Italian supply chain and the three-dimensional business model.

Pitti Immagine Uomo - beyond the concept of fair and fashion week
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Pitti Immagine Uomo - beyond the concept of fair and fashion week

This is the world’s most important platform for men’s clothing and accessory collections and for launching new projects in men’s fashion. Created in 1972 Pitti Uomo is held in Florence twice a year.

Guest Nation of Pitti Uomo 93 - Finland
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Guest Nation of Pitti Uomo 93 - Finland

The most promising names on Finland’s new fashion scenario will be the stars of the Guest Nation project sponsored by the Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery during Pitti Immagine Uomo 93 (Florence, 9-12 January 2018).

Brooks Brothers celebrates 200th partnerships with Pitti Uomo
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Brooks Brothers celebrates 200th partnerships with Pitti Uomo

Brooks Brothers, America’s oldest apparel brand, will celebrate its milestone two hundred year anniversary in 2018. Signature events and activations are planned throughout the year around the world and will begin in January in collaboration with Pitti Immagine Uomo 93 in Florence, Italy.

The International Woolmark prize returns at Pitti Uomo
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The International Woolmark prize returns at Pitti Uomo

The International Woolmark Prize returns to Florence, with the 2017/18 global final to be held January 9, 2018, on the first day of Pitti Uomo.

Tommy Hilfiger presented Spring 2018 collection at Pitti Uomo
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Tommy Hilfiger presented Spring 2018 collection at Pitti Uomo

“We continue to celebrate our menswear collections with engaging, interactive installations that feature our latest designs, as well as the incredible digital innovation taking place in all areas of our business,” said Tommy Hilfiger. “I am very excited to return to Pitti for a second season to present our Spring 2018 Hilfiger Edition collection and take part in the great momentum that the men’s fashion world is experiencing globally.”

Mabro made a glamorous return at Pitti Uomo
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Mabro made a glamorous return at Pitti Uomo

Men's Fashion Group Florence and Richmart celebrated 60 years anniversary of the Italian men's suits brand MABRO at Pitti Immagine Uomo 92.

Continuing evolution that aims to smart growth with the launch of the super light SuperLampo T2
Sewing industry

Continuing evolution that aims to smart growth with the launch of the super light SuperLampo T2

‘'Every day we produce 50 km of zippers and we do it not only by paying close attention to the functionality and aesthetics of our products, but also to the environmental impact of our industrial processes. All of our company and its production cycle are geared towards reducing waste and enhancing its subsequent use. A commitment that has not escaped to the Environment Edition that has proposed to participate in an important editorial project, the drafting of the book ” Neo Materials in the Circular Economy . Fashion ’ explains Gaetano Lanfranchi, CEO Lanfranchi Spa. The book, edited in Italian and English, was prepared by Marco Ricchetti in co-operation with Blumine srl and with the sustainable fashion social network Sustainability-Lab and presented at the last edition of Pitti Uomo.

Private White V.C. presented Spring/Summer 2018 at Pitti Uomo 92
Menswear collections

Private White V.C. presented Spring/Summer 2018 at Pitti Uomo 92

Pitti Uomo – The extravagant Italian trade show combining an array of menswear styles from across the globe. This event is nothing short of spectacular, sporting vibrant colours, suits tailored to perfection and the most intricately designed garments from the world’s finest brands.

Lubiam presented Spring/Summer 2018 suits at Pitti Uomo 92
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Lubiam presented Spring/Summer 2018 suits at Pitti Uomo 92

Presented at Pitti 92, Luigi Bianchi Mantova Sartoria Spring/Summer 2018 reveals a wide selection of patterns and designs: check, overcheck, Prince of Wales check, damier, pinstripes are the main themes in a clever game of contrasts and softer, colour-coordinated matches.

Interview with Pitti Uomo 92 star Niccolo Cesari
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Interview with Pitti Uomo 92 star Niccolo Cesari

At the 92th edition of Pitti Uomo Niccolo Cesari will be remembered with 4 extremely stylish and coloful outfits and attention to details. Read what he shared with us after the trade fair about his participation and his life as a Pitti Uomo peacock.

Pitti Uomo Firenze - the Spectacular composition of men’s elegance or the shortcut to the belief that the modern man is a Dandy
The dandy style

Pitti Uomo Firenze - the Spectacular composition of men’s elegance or the shortcut to the belief that the modern man is a Dandy

What is Pitti Uomo? A large and magnificent manifestation of men’s fashion exhibitionism without any holdbacks, blowing like a bottle of champagne and held in the historical center of Florence, Italy, where exhibitors carefully present their latest men’s collections. The latest men’s fashion trends are marked there, before the upcoming fashion events in Milan.

Who is who at Pitti Uomo - 10 influencers you should know
The dandy style

Who is who at Pitti Uomo - 10 influencers you should know

Pitti Uomo is undoubtedly a premier men’s fashion event. At Pitti Uomo you can see the latest trends, new designers and companies in men’s fashion, premiering the best men’s tailoring from across the globe, but also the best dressed men in the world. The best sentence I have ever heard is that there you can meet "anyone who’s anyone in the menswear business". And this is true. The atmosphere is unique and you feel like everyone is your friend. Everyone is smiling and having fun and at the same time doing business.

Sartoria Latorre Spring/Summer 2018 collection
Menswear collections

Sartoria Latorre Spring/Summer 2018 collection

Michele Latorre founded Sartoria Latorre in 1965, initially as a little local company, to produce made-to-measure suits. During the years, Michele gains experience serving local customers in his small workshop at Locorotondo, a beautiful village, in the very heart of Valle d'Itria, Puglia. Nevertheless, his far-sighted vision and his entrepreneurial curiosity brought him beyond his village walls, towards the "high tailoring", that gives "Made in Italy" an international strength.

Z Zegna Spring/Summer 2018 collection - a Vintage Regatta
Menswear collections

Z Zegna Spring/Summer 2018 collection - a Vintage Regatta

Z Zegna unveiled its TECHMERINO™ SS18 collection, in collaboration with The Woolmark Company, during the 92nd edition of Pitti Uomo, Florence. TECHMERINO™ is a fusion of the best attributes of Merino wool with the most sophisticated wool processing and finishing techniques. The result is a breathable water resistant fabric that adapts to the ambient temperature and is quick drying.

Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Woolmark at Pitti Uomo
Menswear fabrics

Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Woolmark at Pitti Uomo

The Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Woolmark at Pitti Uomo - A collection of the latest commercially available wool fabrics and yarns.

Krammer & Stoudt Hits the Waves in Biarritz, France
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Krammer & Stoudt Hits the Waves in Biarritz, France

Krammer & Stoudt, founded in 2012 is a menswear line that offers Southern California casual cool with a contemporary point of view. It was co-created by Michael Rubin and Courtenay Nearburg and utilizes Mike's fine art and Courtenay's fine photography background.

Italian men's suits brand MABRO celebrates 60 years anniversary at Pitti Immagine Uomo
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Italian men's suits brand MABRO celebrates 60 years anniversary at Pitti Immagine Uomo

Men's Fashion Group Florence prepares a celebration of 60 years of the Italian men's suits brand MABRO at Pitti Immagine Uomo 92. Recently the most modern European factory for made-to-measure suits RICHMART has bought the main controlling share of Men’s Fashion Group Florence and the following brands: MABRO, M52 and MABRO Donna.

Pitti Uomo 92 will mark the ninth edition of WHO IS ON NEXT UOMO
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Pitti Uomo 92 will mark the ninth edition of WHO IS ON NEXT UOMO

Pitti Uomo 92 will mark the ninth edition of WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO, the scouting project produced by Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery and sponsored by Pitti Immagine Uomo in cooperation with Altaroma and L’Uomo Vogue, that seeks out new Italian or Italian based talents in men’s fashions.

BOOM, PITTI BLOOMS creativity blooms for Pitti Uomo 92 main theme
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BOOM, PITTI BLOOMS creativity blooms for Pitti Uomo 92 main theme

Life energy and the stunning beauty of flowers have provided inspiration for BOOM, PITTI BLOOMS, the leading theme of the summer trade shows. New creative ideas that blossom just like flowers: improbable, effervescent and ironic.

Vincenzo Grillo - one of the photographers of Pitti Uomo 91
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Vincenzo Grillo - one of the photographers of Pitti Uomo 91

Vincenzo Grillo was born in Vibo Valentia, Calabria, in 1985. He begun to shoot since he was a child driven by his father’s love and experience. After graduating he moved to Milan where his brother, a photographer as well, engaged the world of fashion and beauty around the world.

Spanish bespoke suits by Santa Eulalia
Bespoke Men's Suits

Spanish bespoke suits by Santa Eulalia

Santa Eulalia, a focal point for luxury for both men and women in Spain, is considered to be one of the top menswear stores in the world by Pitti Uomo in Florence and The Business of Fashion.

Guillaume Bo - One of the most photographed men at Pitti Uomo
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Guillaume Bo - One of the most photographed men at Pitti Uomo

Guillaume Bo is the creator of Men Need More Style - a Facebook page, dedicated to timeless and classic elegance.

Brunello Cucinelli Spring-Summer 2017 collection
Menswear collections

Brunello Cucinelli Spring-Summer 2017 collection

'The jacket is paramount. I'm obsessive about the fit. It has to be près du corps, enhancing the shoulders, the waist, and the torso; yet it must be light. Easy. Not constrictive'.

Pitti Uomo - joyful fashion anarchism
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Pitti Uomo - joyful fashion anarchism

The transformation of a man into a wonderful frivolous mannequin, covered with draperies and Art Nouveau wine red, was a particularly intrusive trend during the latest edition of men's fashion platform Pitti Uomo.

Pitti Uomo 90, visited by Karl Lagerfeld
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Pitti Uomo 90, visited by Karl Lagerfeld

Karl Lagerfeld appeared sensationally to open a retrospective exhibition and to receive the high award of Florence, Fiorino d'Oro. The exhibition KARL LAGERFELD_Visions of Fashion at the at the Palazzo Pitti, Florence, included more than 200 photos, following his career as a photographer.

Pitti Uomo 90 - Another record-breaking edition
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Pitti Uomo 90 - Another record-breaking edition

The last edition of fashion platform Pitti Uomo has just finished (in Friday, June 17). The atmosphere among the stands was filled with energy, collections abounded in creativity and they had all been put together with a keen eye on the market.

Most Stylish at Pitti Uomo 90
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Most Stylish at Pitti Uomo 90

Men's fashion plarform Pitti Uomo is currently held in Florence, Italy (June 14-17, 2016). The number of fresh, different and stylish gentlemen, who you can see on all stages of the event is enormous.

Pitti Uomo 90 Street Style
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Pitti Uomo 90 Street Style

Between all fashion events, premiers, returns, guest stars, international designers, and big names from the fashion industry, let's spend a few minutes to enjoy the Street Style of fair's visitors, which is definitely colorful and fresh.

Bugatti enters collaboration with LUISAVIAROMA
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Bugatti enters collaboration with LUISAVIAROMA

French luxury car brand Bugatti and LuisaViaRoma, one of the biggest international concept stores, have just signed an exclusive collaboration deal. From June 2016 and for the next two years, the Ettore Bugatti collection will be available to local and international clientèle both in the LuisaViaRoma store and on the Luisaviaroma.com website. LuisaViaRoma becomes the first place in Italy where shoppers can buy the clothing and accessories ranges of the Ettore Bugatti Collection, a lifestyle brand extension born in 2013 reflecting the spirit of the supercar firm.

Just Like A Man - the Pitti Uomo exhibition project
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Just Like A Man - the Pitti Uomo exhibition project

Interest in the most exclusive spirit of classic menswear led to the creation of Just Like A Man, the Pitti Uomo exhibition project on the Upper Level of the Main Pavilion with a layout by Patricia Urquiola. It is a project dedicated to a new way of interpreting high-end clothing for today’s man that is extremely refined and composite.

The Russian designer Gosha Rubchinskiy - Menswear Guest designer of Pitti Uomo 90
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The Russian designer Gosha Rubchinskiy - Menswear Guest designer of Pitti Uomo 90

Gosha Rubchinskiy, Russian designer whose creativity has succeeded in attracting the international fashion community’s attention, will be presenting in Florence - on Wednesday 15th June - his Spring-Summer 2017 collection together with a photography project created for the event.

Matteo Lamandini Fall/Winter 2016 collection
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Matteo Lamandini Fall/Winter 2016 collection

Born in Modena on the 18th of December 1989, Matteo Lamandini graduated as accountant in Modena; exposing himyself to the prospective of the banking environment he immediately realized that weren’t balance sheets to raise in him interest.

Matteo Lamandini at Pitti Uomo
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Matteo Lamandini at Pitti Uomo

Alternative Set is a schedule of temporary events and installations during Pitti Uomo that take place inside the Fortezza da Basso, organised by a selected number of brands/designers. These special events are held in strategic locations of the fair and they experiment new and surprising means of communication and self-promotion. Featured names include Matteo Lamandini.

Pitti Uomo 90 - the heart of the fair
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Pitti Uomo 90 - the heart of the fair

A union of great tradition, stylistic and technological innovation, sartorial spirit and contemporaneity. The heart of the fair, the Central Pavilion pulses with developments in menswear and its contaminations with design. Boasting a transversal offer that the new Pop Up Stores have further expanded, the lower level displays contemporary classic sartorial collections, while the upper level features major new classic names and the fine quality of their pieces.

June 2016 - Pitti Uomo 90 highlights
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June 2016 - Pitti Uomo 90 highlights

The theme will be Pitti Lucky Numbers. This season Pitti Immagine is focusing on numbers: their aesthetics, graphics and symbolism both in and out of fashion.

Tagliatore - an Italian brand with a strong evocative meaning
Menswear collections

Tagliatore - an Italian brand with a strong evocative meaning

verything starts from the creativity of Pino, a flexible and versatile mind, capable of capturing from the smallest shades the inspiration for a new collection: the texture of a fabric, the nuance of a colour, the details of an accessory, a check design. The design of the jacket is the palette from which to develop the creative ideas: the slim and soft forms, the perfect fitting, the research and enhancing of details, the revers, the shoulders, the sleeves, are at the basis of the concept of a Tagliatore garment.

Pitti Uomo 89: Ravazzolo Fall-Winter 2016/2017 men's suit collection
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Pitti Uomo 89: Ravazzolo Fall-Winter 2016/2017 men's suit collection

Ravazzolo was among the menswear brands, which was definitely noticed by the visitors at Pitti Uomo 89 (January 2016, Florence).

Sartoria Latorre Fall-Winter 2016/2017 menswear collection at Pitti Uomo 89
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Sartoria Latorre Fall-Winter 2016/2017 menswear collection at Pitti Uomo 89

The last edition of Pitti Uomo was held in Florence in January, 2016. Our team was there and among the brands, which grabbed our attention was Sartoria Latorre. It was founded in 1965 by Michele Latorre.

The opiate Cifonelli
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The opiate Cifonelli

Cifonelli Spring-Summer 2016 collection is deliberately restrained and conservative. But the acute hysteria of male elegance streams out of it secretly. Nothing too much!

Pitti Immagine Uomo 90 presents Florence Calling: Raf Simons
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Pitti Immagine Uomo 90 presents Florence Calling: Raf Simons

'Florence holds a special place in my heart as, over the years, I have regularly come back to show my work or to collaborate on ventures that closely mirrored my thoughts about it. I am thrilled to be there again this season to present my S/S 2017 collection as well as a special project we are developing especially for Pitti.'

Pitti Uomo 90-special events’ line-up
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Pitti Uomo 90-special events’ line-up

This young Russian designer’s research combines the hard and tormenting aesthetic of post-Soviet youth culture in Russia with elegant notes of sportswear and artistic concepts that come from photography and movies.

Marian Manciu: With a stylish outfit, a man makes a good impression
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Marian Manciu: With a stylish outfit, a man makes a good impression

Marian Manciu is a blogger, personal and fashion stylist, image consultant, based in Italy. He has an interesting dressing style and is an example of a stylish gentleman.

The wretched clichés of Pitti Uomo
The dandy style

The wretched clichés of Pitti Uomo

Rare colors - a museum of fashion. Crazy rivalry who is wearing a rarer color. An exhibiton of parrots. But rare colors are in the museum of clothing in Florence and have a genuine charm, cultivated from the time.

5 menswear trends from Pitti Uomo 89
Menswear Trends

5 menswear trends from Pitti Uomo 89

PittimUomo with no doubt is one of the best stages for contemporary men's fashion in the world. You know about the Italian 'La dolce vita' lifestyle - well, the trade show is a place, where you could see it in action - elegant gentlemen who enjoy being interesting, stylish and eye-catching with their outfits. So, here are the five trends, that stood out during the event...

Automobili Lamborghini presented its 2016-2017 Fall-Winter collection at Pitti Uomo
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Automobili Lamborghini presented its 2016-2017 Fall-Winter collection at Pitti Uomo

The new corporate fashion trend is: Big companies from other industries create their clothing collections. As an example, see the automobili Lamborghini collection presented at Pitti Uomo 89 in Florence. On the opening of Pitti Immagine Uomo, Automobili Lamborghini presented its 2016-2017 Fall-Winter collection at the Grand Hotel Villa Medici.

Pitti Uomo - The unique place for menswear - Everything a Dandy needs
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Pitti Uomo - The unique place for menswear - Everything a Dandy needs

At PittiUomo you can find everything a Dandy needs! Yes, that's true. I visited the fair with a real Dandy and he confirmed that. He was happy to see such a variety of exquisite suits, shoes, leather bags, glasses and other accessories.

The black suit is not in fashion
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The black suit is not in fashion

Speaking about the men’s suit trends, the first and most important thing that you should remember is - the black suit is not in fashion and will not be any more. Beside that it has many disadvantages (one of which is that black clothes can put years on you) nowadays it also shows bad taste and lack of personality and imagination. Since made-to-measure suits gain a very big popularity and you can select your suit fabric among thousands of colours and patterns, to wear a black suit just shouts that your suit is cheap and outdated.

The most stylish men at Pitti Uomo 89
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The most stylish men at Pitti Uomo 89

It is an undeniable fact that at Pitti Uomo in Florence you can see the most stylish men. Last week I visited Pitti Uomo 89 and saw it myself. Below you can find a selection of the most stylish men in my opinion. What makes them look so well? Read what are the most important things that distinguish them.

Ageless Elegance for Fall-Winter 2016/2017 by Brooksfield
Menswear collections

Ageless Elegance for Fall-Winter 2016/2017 by Brooksfield

In the next winter collection Brooksfield lines up generation-less garments, designed to create a concept of relaxed elegance to everyone who wears them: father and son can share them because each contributes their own personalities to their outfits.

High-end menswear by L.B.M. 1911
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

High-end menswear by L.B.M. 1911

L.B.M. 1911 is an Italian high-end menswear brand, combining casual elegance with tailoring quality, high level of innovation and attention to detail. The brand offers luxury ready-to-wear pieces and personalized made-to-measure service.

Pitti Uomo 89 - A spectacular Fashion-Art composite, or How the elegant man feels like a cathedral
The dandy style

Pitti Uomo 89 - A spectacular Fashion-Art composite, or How the elegant man feels like a cathedral

Pitti Uomo gives stage not so much of the foisted fashion trends, but it's more like a chivalrous tournament between men who is the most elegant. That's why the eyes are crossed like rapiers and the arrogance is followed by unconcealed curiosity. But the protagonist is not so the elegant man but the taste...

PittiUomo 89 - The fast fashion changes the rules
Made-to-order Men's Suits

PittiUomo 89 - The fast fashion changes the rules

This year PittiUomo was visited by more than 35 000 visitors from all over the world. All the exhibitors presented fantastic Autumn/Winter 2016/2017 collections of men's suits, jackets, pants, coats, shoes, belts, bags, accessories, etc. The exhibition was also a place where Woolmark, the Australian wool association, presented latest wool trends and their prize award.

Pitti People: Vladimir Ștefan Popa
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Pitti People: Vladimir Ștefan Popa

During this year's edition of the trade show Pitti Uomo, you could meet all kinds of interesting personas - stylish, different, elegant, dressed to impress. One of them was Vladimir Ștefan Popa - he is an Author & the Creative Director of the men's fashion blog The Essence of Style.

2015 Who Is On Next? Uomo winner Vittorio Branchizio at Pitti Uomo 89
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2015 Who Is On Next? Uomo winner Vittorio Branchizio at Pitti Uomo 89

'At Who Is On Next? Uomo we were very impressed by Vittorio Branchizio's career and his innovative talent for knitwear that blends artisan skill and contemporary styling. We are happy to offer him our stage so that he can show his new collection to the Pitti Uomo audience', said Lapo Cianchi, Pitti Immagine Director of Communications and Events.

Federico Curradi is Pitti Uomo 89's Pitti Italics
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Federico Curradi is Pitti Uomo 89's Pitti Italics

Pitti Italics is one of the Pitti Immagine Uomo projects - the program through which the Fondazione Pitti Discovery promotes and supports internationally promising new generation Italian fashion designers. At this edition the spotlights was turned on FEDERICO CURRADI of Florence who has a decade of experience with the most prestigious names in fashion, from Ermanno Scervino to Iceberg, in his résumé.

Juun.J Menswear collection at Pitti Uomo 89
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Juun.J Menswear collection at Pitti Uomo 89

As BGFN previously reported Juun.J is the Menswear Guest Designer at Pitti Immagine Uomo 89. The Korean designer presented his latest works on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at the Stazione Leopolda.

Pitti Uomo 89 - The trade show
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Pitti Uomo 89 - The trade show

The world's most important platform for men's clothing and accessory collections and for launching new projects in men's fashion, Pitti Uomo, is currently running (January 12-15, 2016) in Florence, Italy. Be Global Fashion Network is on spot to show you the atmosphere of the event and to reveal the key trends and directions in men's fashion business.

Just Like a Man - the Pitti Uomo exhibition project
Fashion fairs

Just Like a Man - the Pitti Uomo exhibition project

Interest in the most exclusive spirit of classic menswear led to the creation of Just Like A Man, the Pitti Uomo exhibition project on the Upper Level of the Main Pavilion with a layout by Patricia Urquiola. It is a project dedicated to a new way of interpreting high-end clothing for today's man that is extremely refined and composite.

A stylish debut for DOPPIAA Fall-Winter 2016-2017 collection at Pitti Uomo
Fashion collections

A stylish debut for DOPPIAA Fall-Winter 2016-2017 collection at Pitti Uomo

Doppiaa is making its debut at Pitti Uomo with a special event to launch its F/W 2016-2017 collection. An exclusive Cocktail&Lunch, by invitation only, is to be held on Tuesday 12 January at 12.30, inside the Opificio delle Pietre Dure at Fortezza da Basso, where guests will have the chance to admire some of the works currently being restored. 

Italian Fashion: Stella Jean
Menswear collections

Italian Fashion: Stella Jean

Stella Jean was born and works in Rome, where she also lives with her two children. In July 2011 she was distinguished as one of the winners of the prestigious “Who Is On Next?” competition in Rome, organised by Altaroma in collaboration with Vogue Italy. In June 2013 she debuted her first menswear collection at Pitti Uomo, as part of the Pitti Italics project.

The International Woolmark Prize Menswear Finalists announced
Competitions & awards

The International Woolmark Prize Menswear Finalists announced

The IWP crosses borders and cultures by seeking up-and-coming talent from established and rising design hubs around the globe. The regional awards are held in six regions: Asia; Australia; British Isles; Europe; India, Pakistan and Middle East; and USA. Six menswear and six womenswear finalists are then selected to compete in the IWP finals, traditionally held during key fashion weeks around the world.

SACE and Pitti Immagine: agreement for the competitiveness of Italian high-end fashion companies
Fashion fairs

SACE and Pitti Immagine: agreement for the competitiveness of Italian high-end fashion companies

The SACE group and Pitti Immagine are announcing the signing of an important collaboration agreement designed to enhance the international competitiveness of companies participating in the trade shows organized by Pitti Immagine through better access to the insurance-financial products and services provided by the SACE group.

Marni will be the guest menswear label at Pitti Immagine Uomo 87
Fashion fairs

Marni will be the guest menswear label at Pitti Immagine Uomo 87

During Pitti Immagine Uomo 87, on January 15, 2015, the Italian fashion label Marni will present an exclusive fashion show for Pitti featuring the men's collection for the 2015/2016 Fall-Winter season.

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