Tag Archives: Pitti Uomo

Très Bien at Pitti Uomo

And now Très Bien has begun to upload pictures of their trip to Pitti Uomo 80. Along with Bruce Pask’s reports, these are always a great way to get a peak at what’s next for upcoming seasons – my favorite so far is this (reversible?) camo sportcoat from Engineered Garments. Update: looks like some pictures [...]

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FrenchTrotters at Pitti Uomo

The guys from FrenchTrotters recently published a great video of their trip to Pitti – it’s worth a watch if you’ve been following coverage and is probably the best piece of visual media I’ve seen from this season’s show.

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NYTimes Coverage of Pitti Uomo 80

Reports from Bruce Pask, in two parts: The Situation at Pitti Woolrich Woollen Mills, showing for the first time at Pitti in parent company WP Lavori in Corso’s brand new pavilion, featured shockingly vibrant African tribal printed camp shirts, scarves and neckties paired with khaki trousers and safari-style jackets. The designer Mark McNairy capped one [...]

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Pitti Uomo News Roundup

* Bruce Pask again has an excellent writeup for the NYTimes on most of the brands I was interested in. Likewise, Khabi on Fashion Buyer UK has also shared his thoughts on what was shown. * Men’s Mentore had some great coverage with lots of pictures. Oddly the only highlight for me are those floral [...]

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Weekly Roundup

Some things from last week that you might have missed if you’re not following me on twitter: – Shorpy has put together a fun gallery of digitally colorized black and white photos. Pictured above, Birth of the American Flag – and the original version. – Legion, Coggles, Blackbird, Mohawk, and Stuart & Wright have started [...]

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Très Bien at Pitti Uomo

The guys at Très Bien have uploaded photos from their recent buying trip to Pitti Uomo – check out the set on flickr and get some sneak peaks at spring/summer collections from Engineered Garments, Nigel Cabourn, Mark McNairy, and more.

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Pitti Uomo and Heritage

Florence Reasserts Itself as a Fashion City-State Guy Trebay has a writeup in the NYTimes on the atmosphere of Pitti Uomo and goes over Raf Simons, Haider Ackermann, and Mark McNairy. “There is a big obsession all over the world with heritage brands right now,” Valeria Caffagni, the marketing director of WP Lavori in Corso, [...]

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Engineered Garments Spring/Summer 2011 Preview

Pitti Uomo has kicked off today and news about the Spring/Summer 2011 collections are already starting to come in. Khabi Mirza, who runs Fashion Buyer UK, posted a short interview with Daiki Suzuki on what we can expect for next year: Q. TELL US ABOUT THE OVERALL DIRECTION OF THE SPRING 2011 COLLECTION. A. I’ve [...]

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Pitti Uomo News Roundup

This season’s Pitti Uomo show has just wrapped up in Italy and reports are slowly starting to show up online. Here is a recap of the latest: Winter in America (in Florence) The arctic weather in Europe may be the simple answer, or perhaps it’s something deeper, but for some reason everybody at the Pitti [...]

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