Category - Pitti Uomo

Polimoda Fashion Show 2016

On June 14th, Palazzo Strozzi in Florence became an hotbed of fashion talents thanks to Polimoda Fashion Show, the annual show organized during Pitti Uomo, that this time celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Institute.

Director Danilo Venturi led a panel of contemporary fashion guru, including Suzy Menkes, Guram Gvasalia and Linda Loppa, who judged the best collection of 2016 among the 20 selected from the Fashion Design course.

Polimoda Fashion Show 2016

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Do fashion shows make sense anymore?

Recently COUNCIL OF FASHION DESIGNERS OF AMERICA launched some upsetting proposals for the fashion system, and European fashion coucils tried to respond, even if they didn’t know how to.

The hot topic concerns twice-yearly fashion shows and their impossibility of immediate purchase for those who want to buy everything just after the final catwalk. So the question is: Do fashion weeks make sense anymore?

Pitti Uomo 89 - African Generations

Pitti Uomo 89 – African Generations – Ph: Guaizine.com

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Juun J – Fall Winter 2016

Rough-textured knitwear, worsted wool and shiny leather declined into sculptural shapes that can hardly go unnoticed; this is the way Pitti Immagine Uomo 89 guest designer Juun.J, revisited the menswear tailoring classics in his fall winter 2016 collection, bringing in the hometown of Italian fashion, Florence, something ‘totally new’ ( as reported in the press release) or at least unusual (as I would say).

Juun J - Pitti Uomo 89

Juun.J Fall Winter 2016 fashion show – ph: Guaizine for The Fashion Commentator

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