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Pitti Immagine Uomo is typically sartorially understated in terms of streetstyle. Let's see if the upcoming Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks will inspire us with more radical looks.
The Material Boy #514Below: A look taken at the recent Pitti Immagine Uomo FW2012 tradeshow... camouflage print ties are now my new obsession! Zara has a similar one going for sale at a steal...
Zara Fall Winter 2011 Camouflage Print Tie
I wonder if it is already too late... But I need and want this if I can...
The Label Returns to Florence at Pitti UomoFLORENCE–"We've had a long love affair with Valentino," Raffaello Napoleone, CEO of Pitti Immagine told me following Valentino's menswear show in Florence this week (Valentino made his international debut in Florence in 1962). "Of course we already had a relationship in the past with Valentino...
Vice.com launch party at Pitti Florence 10/01/2012COM Launch Party
Il 10 Gennaio 2012, arriviamo a Firenze, durante la settimana di Pitti Immagine Uomo 2012.
All'interno del Rooms Club, in Via della Fornace, 9, a partire dalle 22:30, festeggeremo a dovere il lancio del nuovo sito con il live set di:
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Japanese designers continue to make splashes globally
In addition, the Japan Fashion Week Organization will run Tokyo Fashion Week in Italy at the Pitti Immagine Uomo exhibition from January 10. This exhibition is for menswear. This is a business-to-business event, not open to the public.
Japanese designers continue to make a splash globally....
I Feel Like a WomanI'll say that my trip to Florence for the 80th edition of Pitti Immagine (complete with a spanking new website) has started off well if I came stumbling out into a wine-and-martini stupor as well as having been fed a good deal of grazing juicy meat last night. This sadly wasn't conducive for...
Versace Is Launching A Kids Line
The collection will debut for spring 2012 during the international children's wear exhibition, Pitti Immagine Bimbo, which takes place in Florence.
Beauty Icon: Marisa Berenson
At 64, the catwalk queen's still got it, starring alongside Tilda Swinton in I Am Love and showing off her enviable figure at Tom Ford's comeback show last September and Alberta Ferretti's Pitti Immagine Uomo opener in January. "She disciplined herself to be beautiful through diet, dress,...
Versace To Launch Kids' Fashion LineConfirming the news exclusively to WWD, Versace says the collection launch for Spring 2012, in conjunction with Pitti Immagine Bimbino Florence, the international children's wear exhibition slated for June.
Their previous collection Versace Young, was discontinued in 2004. Young Versace will...
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Designed costumes for the Kanagawa Art Festival Opera "Susanoo"
1996 Presented the first perfume "YOHJI"
1997 Received the 40th Fashion Editors Club (FEC) Designer's Award, Tokyo
Received the Night of Stars Award from Fashion Group, New York
1998 Received the Award "Arte e Moda" given by...
Quotable | Gareth Pugh on Fashion Films versus Fashion Shows"
Avant-garde designer Gareth Pugh speaking to BoF founder Imran Amed in Florence, Italy at Pitti Immagine , where he projected a critically acclaimed fashion film on the ceiling of a 14th century church. On Wednesday in Paris, Mr. Pugh will present his A/W 2011 collection in a fashion show,...
An Inflection Point in Menswear? Indeed, with heritage overload in evidence at Pitti Immagine again this season, the novelty of beards, Barbour coats and Indy boots is quickly wearing off.
Trend saturation is a cue for the fashion industry to move on. "After years of fashion looks that have borrowed from railway sidings,...
Tim Blanks On Gareth Pugh's Pitti Uomo Womenswear Show And Pitti Immagine gave them a stunning platform. Florence is full of breathtaking Renaissance venues, which the duo spent days exploring. Ruth loved the secret church built by monks with a fresco of the Last Supper painted by Michelangelo's teacher, but she felt it would be sacrilege to
Trussardi 1911 Men's collection Fall Winter 2011-12 It and has been presented during an emotional event at Stazione Leopolda on the occasion of Pitti Immagine Uomo 79 that marked the official launch of Trussardi 100 years anniversary celebration.
Watch the video of the fashion event at show.trussardi.it
Natasa, Queen of Pugh Posing But this time, the designer pushed his vision even further, by choosing to project the film on the ceiling of a 14th-century church during Pitti Immagine #79. During the ten minute display, Natasa continues her role as the queen of Pugh posing - showing off her ability to transform while...
Gareth Goes from Goth to God Gothic Gareth , looked up for inspiration, for his Italian fashion first at Pitti Immagine yesterday.
Fashion films have seen a cozy revival lately, but this one wasn't your traditional flick. Pugh, however, did use tradition as his canvas, projecting the film of his designs onto the...
BoF Daily Digest | Fashion without boundaries, Luxury soles, Chinese choices, Oliveira Baptista's Lacoste, Pugh's fashion frescoes"
Gareth Pugh Pitti Immagine #79 2011 (SHOWstudio) "With a collection inspired by religious iconography and Florentine opulence, Gareth Pugh made his Italian fashion debut at Pitti Immagine #79. Showcasing his clothes via a unique fashion film... Pugh melded the grand traditions and art of...
Ladies FirstFlorence's Pitti Immagine Uomo isn't just the fashion world's biggest menswear bazaar. Twice a year, it also offers a chosen few designers the chance to spread their wings and do something a little less run of the mill than the customary catwalk. So we've seen some spectacular installations...