When it comes to catching some great street style shots, everybody knows that Pitti Uomo is the perfect location. Go to the courtyard of the Florence based menswear tradeshow and you will not know who to shoot. It is like a gigantic get together of overdressed men. A little over the top for...

–Taking a page from West Side Story, Band of Outsiders designer Scott Sternberg paid homage to the classic American film at the eightieth edition of Pitti Uomo in Florence, Italy. Kick starting a new season, Sternberg's theatrical presentation of show tunes and live dancers, ready for...

The good folks of FrenchTrotters take us on a video walk through last week's Pitti Uomo show in Florence, Italy. Well done. "Featuring Daiki Suzuki and Engineered Garments, Nigel Cabourn, Gitman Vintage, Mark McNairy and Woolrich Woolen Mills, Levi's Made & Crafted, Alden, Yuketen, Want Les...

Right now we attended the Band of Outsiders Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Presentation, happening for the duration of Pitti Uomo Summer 2012, the 8th edition of the Florence show. Scott Sternberg and his brand Band of Outsiders from LA, have been selected as guest designers, right after Jil...

The Menswear Guest Designer at Pitti Uomo 82 was Parisian fashion house Carven. The special event was held at Club Sportivo Firenze, a soccer stadium decorated as a dining hall in the open air. The collection was presented alongside a waiter race, an old Parisian tradition in which waiters...

From fashion to modern art, our authoritative art guide turns its face towards photography, a liminal artform that nonetheless has an interesting double-life in exhibitions and in the printed pages of books and magazines. This synergy, between art and documentation, is encapsulated in the work...

Italian fashion designer Alberta Ferretti is set to officially open the 79th edition of Pitti Uomo with a special showcase of 30 dresses created exclusively for this event, and we're bringing the show all the way from Firenze (Florence) straight to your computer screens, in real time. At...

Second in our autumn art guide is the new retrospective of the life and work of Basquiat, the enfant terrible of New York's downtown milieu of the 1980s, who burst open the possibilities of expressionist painting from a black perspective, in a time when Pop Art and racial discrimination still...

Ah Pitti. One of the world's scant remaining safe havens for the dandy. While the death knell sounded loud for double-breasted tweed tailoring and elaborate moustaches in London at the start of the month, Pitti Uomo sees some of #menswear's original markers alive and well in Florence. Which...

This week, our authoritative autumnal art guide moves to Europe, first stop the grand new photo exhibition Naked by Rankin. The trailblazing British fashion photographer came out of the non-conforming 80s in Thatcher-era England, where he, just out of college, founded the iconic fashion...

 

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