Pitti Immagine Uomo, the key international trade event showcasing men’s fashions and contemporary lifestyle trends, has always been considered as the platform for the most cutting-edge styles in menswear, reserving a fundamental role to the research and the avant-garde in the male wardrobe.
L’Altro Uomo is the section that has always defined avant-garde styling at Pitti Uomo with clothing and accessory collections that reflect a discerning kind of creativity capable of anticipating changes in styles and tastes.
Among this edition’s participants: Ally Cappellino, Chucs Dive & Mountain Shop, Etiquette Clothier, Etnia Barcelona, Ten C, G.Kero, Cuisse de Grenouille, Gitman Bros. Est 1978, Jack Spade, John Smeidley, Nanni, Natic Marine, TS(S), Private White V.C., Roberto Collina, Marck Mcnairy New Amsterdam, Piscine Municipale, Claudio Cutuli, Tateossian London, Todd Snyder + Champion, Ymc and Universal Works.
Touch! presents all the eclecticism of the contemporary man’s wardrobe, combining research and internationality. This is the section devoted to the most visionary and cutting-edge styles – a surprising blend of sophisticated re-renderings of tradition and an eccentric touch – and it has a long waiting list of names who want to show their collections there.
The names at this edition include: 1 st Part-In, Avec Ces Frères, Bastong, Buttero, Barena, Del Toro, East Harbour Surplus, Castaner, George Frost, Harris Wharf London, Maison Lvchino, Masaki Kyoko Homme, Monitaly, Miansai, Munsoo Known, Ma’Ry’Ya, Nanamica, Pendleton, Ron Herman Denim, Serdar Uzuntas, Superduper Hats and The Last Conspiracy.
THE LATEST FASHION BUZZ
After the success of the first edition held in January, Fondazione Pitti Discovery, in cooperation with L’Uomo Vogue and GQ Italia, presents The Latest Fashion Buzz, the new project showcasing some of the most talented and promising international designers of men’s fashions. The Sala Ottagonale at the Fortezza Da Basso, will host The Latest Fashion Buzz presentation of collections by a select group of prêt-à-porter and accessory designers who work on a new concept of modern in both the formal and sophisticated informal keys.
The Fashion Buzzers of this edition: Asger Juel Larsen, Kristian Guerra, Mr. Start, Orange Culture, Edmund Ooi, Period Features, Samuji, Troubadour Goods and Weberhodelfeder.