In Florence is just ended one of the most celebrated events by fashion lovers, Pitti Immagine Uomo, a meeting place for stylists, designers, businessmen and fashion victims.
At the amazing setting of Fortezza da Basso were presented the Spring-Summer 2015 collection of classic brands and emerging fashion houses from all around the world.
The brands were 1090 (including Pitti W women’s collections presented at the Arena Strozzi), more than 30,000 visitors, many anniversaries to celebrate; we take this opportunity to give you an overview of the upcoming lifestyle trends for gentlemen.
Tombolini, the future has ancient roots
Pitti Uomo is the most appropriate event to highlight the qualities of Tombolini, brand which this year celebrates its 50th anniversary and remains a landmark for first-class rate men.
Tombolini continues the handcraft tradition of the Marche region in all its collections, through the choice of fabrics and a strong attention to detail, the brand shows in Florence a jersey tuxedo, a suit in Prince of Wales black and white, garments that are characterized by great value finishing, intended for the most demanding dandies.
On the occasion of its anniversary, Tombolini has also created a perfume, Zero Gravity, which is an interpretation of the fragrances and nuances of this luxury brand.
Tintoria Mattei, the evolution of the shirt
Tintoria Mattei has a precise target for its shirts: young people, dynamic, curious travelers and smartly dressed.
The casual shirts of this brand are sold along with a color kit that the customer can use to customize his own shirt, in other words Tintoria Mattei is the next step in the evolution of a classic and timeless article of clothing for men’s fashion.
Let intrigued by collar and cuffs with floral or squared patterns, choose a worn look shirt, you won’t even need ironing, a trouble for men who like to be well dressed. Made In Italy is also declined in these details and in the new version of classic clothing.
Maki sunglasses, the upcoming summer must-have
One of the emerging brands who joined Pitti Uomo is Maki Sunglasses, which we point out because in summer it is essential to wear the coolest sunglasses.
The Spring-Summer 2015 collection is a mix of futuristic design elements and sport-chic details, by virtue of a very wide palette of colors, ranging from pale pink to white and black, from turtle to yellow, to satisfy all the tastes.
Maki glasses have all rounded lenses and a double bridge on the frame, they are lighter and stronger than other glasses, due to the Grilamid, a material which derives from nylon and is impact-resistant, furthermore the sunglasses have scratch-resistant polycarbonate lenses.
The sunglasses Maki, whose name derives from the Lemur, are the ideal choice to appear always fresh, original and innovative: launch a trend this summer and the other people will follow you.
Red Sox breaks the rules with printed socks
Eccentricity and elegance, flair and stainless style: these concepts aren’t opposed as evidenced by Red Sox, a brand aimed to the modern gentlemen who appreciate the details.
The line of socks proposed at Pitti Uomo goes well with all kinds of looks, from office clothing to more casual outfits; the colors are always bright and themed prints add a touch of personality to the wearer.
The printed socks are a strong point of this brand, as well as the messy match line and the socks with shades of watercolor; thanks to Red Sox the socks are no longer just an accessory but a hallmark for the refined and outlandish man.
Serapian, tailored bags for demanding customers
We conclude this overview with a product that has gained popularity in recent years among men: the bag.
Serapian is a company that was founded in Milan in 1923 and is specialized in production of handcrafted leather accessories; today pursues the tradition by offering “classic and contemporary at the same time” collections for men and women.
All Serapian bags can be customized, both in the choice of materials, both in colors and finishes; at Pitti Uomo has been showed the Evolution tote bag,with pocket for tablet, adjustable and detachable shoulder strap.
Men’s fashion is growing in terms of revenue and creativity of products, so follow the trend of the future may be useful: the style has to be updated without ever betraying the vocation of Made in Italy, namely the high-quality raw materials combined with an overwhelming desire to be unique.