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Lanificio Zignone Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection - 100% Made in Italy fabric inspired by dynamic business travellers
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Lanificio Zignone Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection - 100% Made in Italy fabric inspired by dynamic business travellers

Lanificio Zignone, the dynamic, historical, family-run textile company in Strona (Biella), presented Fall/Winter 2018-2019 fabrics collection at the 25th edition of Milano Unica (from 11 to 13 July at the Fiera Milano - Rho). The highlights in the collection are the original stretch fabrics, characterised by contemporary elegance united with excellent performance for the business traveller.

Lanificio Subalpino - originality, modernity and simplicity
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Lanificio Subalpino - originality, modernity and simplicity

From 40s to 80s Mr Luciano maintained his trade specialized in fabrics mainly from the Biella area with MANIFATTURA L. ZANONE but, in 1975, he also founded his own small production of fabrics calling the new company LANIFICIO SUBALPINO

Mabro made a glamorous return at Pitti Uomo
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Mabro made a glamorous return at Pitti Uomo

Men's Fashion Group Florence and Richmart celebrated 60 years anniversary of the Italian men's suits brand MABRO at Pitti Immagine Uomo 92.

Lanificio Luigi Ricceri - the highest craftsmanship quality
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Lanificio Luigi Ricceri - the highest craftsmanship quality

Since 1925, Lanificio Luigi Ricceri has been located in Prato, in Via Bologna. Founded by Luigi Ricceri and carried on by his son Georgio, the company is now run by the founder's grandsons Francesco and Luigi.

Animals and insects inspired the new collection of fabrics Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Vitale Barberis Canonico
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Animals and insects inspired the new collection of fabrics Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Vitale Barberis Canonico

While visiting the XXVth edition of Milano Unica at Rho Fiera from 11th – 13th July 2017 I was impressed by the new Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 fabric collection of the Vitale Barberis Canonico wool mill, managed by the same family for more than 350 years. The collection is divided into the three ranges: Classic; Vintage; and Earth, Wind & Fire. The dominant factor? A return to the original winter fabrics predominantly in weightier pure wool.

Italian handmade suits by Mode Coloniali
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Italian handmade suits by Mode Coloniali

Mode Coloniali combines few micro-collections of mens clothes, specifically made as travel and leisure wear, in addition to few workwear items, uniquely inspired to Colonial Fashion times spanning from late '800 to 1930s, using Vintage natural fabrics and accessories.

Italian Millionaire Gianluca Vacchi is dating Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez?
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Italian Millionaire Gianluca Vacchi is dating Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez?

The 23-year-old Colombian beauty queen was recently spotted on the beach in Miami sunbathing in a fuchsia bikini and reflective sunglasses with Italian millionaire Gianluca Vacchi. Now there are rumors swirling that they could be dating.

Study Fashion Design Menswear in Institute of Marangoni
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Study Fashion Design Menswear in Institute of Marangoni

Explore the specific design features, history and the evolution of the booming menswear industry. This one year Fashion Design Menswear course is for individuals looking to gain advance skills in menswear collection design, together with industry preparation in order to become experts in managing and developing innovative designs for a fashion brand, or individual collection in this fast growing field of apparel.

From Florence to Milan with Carlo Campi Photography
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From Florence to Milan with Carlo Campi Photography

Italian fashion photographer Carlo Campi commutes from Florence to Milan to attend fashion weeks and glamorous events. His innate passion for fashion and a life-long study of photography are the key to an all-round aesthetic vision. When professional techniques are applied by a sensitive soul, magic happens.

Re.Verso ™ by Filpucci – The excellence of being increasingly smart
Menswear fabrics

Re.Verso ™ by Filpucci – The excellence of being increasingly smart

For the most important national fashion and lifestyle event, the company from Tuscany - world leader in the manufacturing of high-end creative yarns for knitwear with unique products – has once again renewed its inexhaustible research vocation, which has always been its hallmark. On June 28th, at Sala Riunioni Area Monumentale (1st floor), Filpucci is celebrating its 50th anniversary with the press conference: “Fifty years of Filpucci - History tells the future”, with talks by Raffaello Napoleone, Managing Director of Pitti Immagine, Leandro Gualtieri, Filpucci President and founder, and Federico Gualtieri, Filpucci Vice President.

Lubiam presented Spring/Summer 2018 suits at Pitti Uomo 92
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Lubiam presented Spring/Summer 2018 suits at Pitti Uomo 92

Presented at Pitti 92, Luigi Bianchi Mantova Sartoria Spring/Summer 2018 reveals a wide selection of patterns and designs: check, overcheck, Prince of Wales check, damier, pinstripes are the main themes in a clever game of contrasts and softer, colour-coordinated matches.

MILANO UNICA AND ICE AGENCY - United to promote Italian textiles
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MILANO UNICA AND ICE AGENCY - United to promote Italian textiles

Starting from next September, the fashion shows in Milan will be held concurrently with the Women’s Fashion Week. This was confirmed by Ivan Scalfarotto, Deputy Secretary at the Italian Ministry for Economic Development, the Ministry that, together with ICE Agency, the Italian Trade Promotion Agency, has provided unfailing support to Milano Unica and the entire fashion supply chain.

Berwich Pants Spring/Summer 2018 Collection
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Berwich Pants Spring/Summer 2018 Collection

This passion was born in 1975, in a small garage, thank to Michele and Anna, two young people that had the first idea and now still are the company's owners. The farm is included in the Martina Franca textile district, one of the most important producing Italian area about clothing sector. In the new company generation there are Graziana, Antonella, Angelo and Massimo, that actively take part in the business processes. There are specific skills combining a special mix between scholastic and corporate trainings.

Sartoria Latorre Spring/Summer 2018 collection
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Sartoria Latorre Spring/Summer 2018 collection

Michele Latorre founded Sartoria Latorre in 1965, initially as a little local company, to produce made-to-measure suits. During the years, Michele gains experience serving local customers in his small workshop at Locorotondo, a beautiful village, in the very heart of Valle d'Itria, Puglia. Nevertheless, his far-sighted vision and his entrepreneurial curiosity brought him beyond his village walls, towards the "high tailoring", that gives "Made in Italy" an international strength.

Italian men's suits brand MABRO celebrates 60 years anniversary at Pitti Immagine Uomo
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Italian men's suits brand MABRO celebrates 60 years anniversary at Pitti Immagine Uomo

Men's Fashion Group Florence prepares a celebration of 60 years of the Italian men's suits brand MABRO at Pitti Immagine Uomo 92. Recently the most modern European factory for made-to-measure suits RICHMART has bought the main controlling share of Men’s Fashion Group Florence and the following brands: MABRO, M52 and MABRO Donna.

BVLGARI hosts a red-carpet gala to reveal its new boutique on Frankfurt's prestigious Goethe Strasse
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BVLGARI hosts a red-carpet gala to reveal its new boutique on Frankfurt's prestigious Goethe Strasse

Red-carpet, invitation-only, dress code “Italian glamour” party attended also by JeanChristophe Babin, Princess Lilly zu Sayn Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Nadja and Cosima Auermann, Lena Gercke, Aylin Tezel and Lars Burmeister

Pitti Uomo 92 will mark the ninth edition of WHO IS ON NEXT UOMO
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Pitti Uomo 92 will mark the ninth edition of WHO IS ON NEXT UOMO

Pitti Uomo 92 will mark the ninth edition of WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO, the scouting project produced by Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery and sponsored by Pitti Immagine Uomo in cooperation with Altaroma and L’Uomo Vogue, that seeks out new Italian or Italian based talents in men’s fashions.

Italian men's suits by Eleventy
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Italian men's suits by Eleventy

Eleventy dress every person in the world who aspires to self-improvement with tailored and responsible Italian elegance.

Ukrainian bespoke suits by Indposhiv
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Ukrainian bespoke suits by Indposhiv

Studio Indposhiv was founded by Kateryna Vozianova in February 2009. Prior to launching Indposhiv Kateryna had a successful career as a marketing executive.

Haute couture suits by Luca Litrico
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Haute couture suits by Luca Litrico

Luca Litrico, one could see his passion towards his work in his eyes and his hands are a proof of his years of experience in men’s haute couture. Talking to him is like taking a beautiful trip to past, the days of style and elegance which made Italy a unique and recognisable country in the world. Seeing him creating his collections, a sense of appreciation emerges towards the uniqueness of Italian artisanal production. Yet seeing him travelling to various destinations of the globe in order to take measurements and tailor, one can easily conclude his affection towards his job. Luca grew up among spools of thread and scraps of fabric with much love and passion towards his profession.

Bespoke men's suit tailors in Rome
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke men's suit tailors in Rome

The Italian suit is a symbol of style and craftsmanship. When you hear the word "tailor", the first thing that comes in mind is Italy. We selected for you the best bespoke suit tailors in Rome. They are famous with the masterpieces they sew and most of their clients believe in their hands.

C.L.A.S.S. Spring/Summer 2018 is becoming Smarter
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C.L.A.S.S. Spring/Summer 2018 is becoming Smarter

C.L.A.S.S., the leading eco-material hub based in Milan and specialized in the integration of a new generation of smart values within fashion and home d?cor, presents the new SS 2018 collection through its partners, highlighting the new generation of values as innovation, research, creativity, traceability, transparency and sustainability. A very new business model and a real supporting tool for companies (not only the “fashion” ones) for lower environmental impact productions. A new concept that contributes to improve the quality of life, properly answering to cultural changes and to consumer’s new mind-set that links excellence to smarter products.

American Made-to-order suits by Combatant Gentlemen
Made-to-order Men's Suits

American Made-to-order suits by Combatant Gentlemen

Feel the confidence that comes from the incredible fit and exceptional craftsmanship of our made-to-measure suiting. Whether for a special occasion or just your day-to-day, you’ll come away with something truly unique.

Made-to-measure suits by Marc Wallace
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits by Marc Wallace

Marc has been offering immaculately tailored men’s wear and luxury accessories under the exclusive Marc Wallace label. Mail Order & Retail.

Bulgari hosted its exclusive
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Bulgari hosted its exclusive "Night of the Legend" party

For the opening night of the 67th Berlinale, Bulgari hosts its exclusive “Night of the Legend” party, welcoming celebrities and VIPs to enjoy a sparkling night with legendary jewels.

Massimo Roma - Italian Custom Clothier in Miami
Bespoke Men's Suits

Massimo Roma - Italian Custom Clothier in Miami

With over a decade of experience in formal menswear, Massimo Roma has served gentlemen from all over the world and is now dedicating himself exclusively to the South Florida crowd.

Italian Tailored Suits and Shirts by Enrico Monti - Your Best Made to Measure Experience
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Italian Tailored Suits and Shirts by Enrico Monti - Your Best Made to Measure Experience

Enrico Monti specialises in creating Tailored Suits and Shirts, paying particular attention to the quality of entirely Italian craftmanship. In 1911 Bruno Monti (Enrico Monti’s grandfather) created Tessitura Monti, a historical fabric company for Shirts.

Individually tailored suits by Carl Nave
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Individually tailored suits by Carl Nave

The Carl Nave - Individually Tailored experience begins with an initial consultation. It is an opportunity for them to get to know you better and to have a clear understanding of your needs and wants. Here they have an involved discussion about the different styles available and suitable for you.

Stefano Ricci 45th Anniversary Fashion Show
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Stefano Ricci 45th Anniversary Fashion Show

Palazzo Pitti reopens the Sala Bianca to fashion shows, those that have led to the creation of the acclaimed Made in Italy. This will take place on January 11th, with a celebration in pure Italian style for the 45th anniversary of STEFANO RICCI’s founding, a leading company in the production of 100% made in Italy luxury menswear.

Franklin Eugene Fearless Finesse - Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection
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Franklin Eugene Fearless Finesse - Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Franklin Eugene FEARLESS FINESSE, a Menswear Salute to Velvet, made its world debut during Milano Moda Uomo Fall/Winter 2017/2018. This Milan Fashion Week presentation was bursting with colorful, comfortable clothing that pushes menswear forward while holding true to the strong masculine cuts and clean lines that symbolize the Franklin Eugene Brand for fans around the world.

Ruben O - the premium traveling tailor
Bespoke Men's Suits

Ruben O - the premium traveling tailor

Ruben O is the brainchild of Ruben Opheide, tailor in heart and soul and fancier of all that relates to the British gentlemanship. Together with his mentor and renowned Belgian master tailor, the most refined suits, blazers, shirts and trousers are designed.

Italian tailor-made suits by Castello d'Oro
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Italian tailor-made suits by Castello d'Oro

Castello d’Oro is an Italian brand name originally focused on tailoring men’s classical suits, shirts and coats custom-made for individual orders.

Cifonelli Fall/Winter 2016 collection
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Cifonelli Fall/Winter 2016 collection

The classical splendor that is the Royal Palace of Madrid in the Eighteenth Century continues to inspire us today. The restrained opulence of the Berniniesque exterior housing centuries of Spanish art and ancient culture. The luxury and resplendence of princely elegance on display reverberates within us today as design handed down for generations lives again in the collection from Cifonelli for Fall/Winter 2016.

Caruso Spring/Summer 2017 collection
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Caruso Spring/Summer 2017 collection

The Italian brand Caruso presented Spring/Summer 2017 collection during Milan's Fashion Week.

Made-to-measure suits by Richard Smith
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits by Richard Smith

Seven years rising through the ranks of Giorgio Armani, from stockroom to men’s formalwear, progressing to the highest level in Manchester, Collezioni white label.

Key differences between the American, the English and the Italian suits
How to buy the perfect suit

Key differences between the American, the English and the Italian suits

There are three main types of suits' cut: American, British and English. And now we will explain the key differences between them. Every type has characteristics that describe it and differ from the other two types.

The art of Custom by Joseph Abboud - the newest custom made clothing line of the brand
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The art of Custom by Joseph Abboud - the newest custom made clothing line of the brand

Celebrate American craftsmanship with a CUSTOM SUIT made to your unique specifications from award-winning menswear designer Joseph Abboud. Each garment is crafted of the most luxurious fabrics and tailored to your individualized fit and details.

Moreschi - shoes and accessories from Italy
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Moreschi - shoes and accessories from Italy

Moreschi means craftsmanship, elegance, and quality... the essence of a product 100% Made in Italy. Moreschi is the emotion felt by wearing a shoe born from an inseparable coupling, between highly qualified handicraft and valuable materials, carefully selected to combine class, style and comfort, without equals.

Bespoke suits by Jonathan Behr
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits by Jonathan Behr

There was a time not so long ago when a man's relationship with his tailor was as important and trusted as the ones he held with his barber, attorney, accountant and physician.

David Naman Autumn/Winter 2016 collection
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David Naman Autumn/Winter 2016 collection

David Naman is the result of a tailoring background developed over time combined with innovation, research and dynamism. If you are a true lover of style, class and Italian designer, David Naman is the one to wear. Since 1996, David Naman is the answer to a cosmopolitan man with an international style but with an Italian taste.

Bespoke suits and shirts by Zink and Sons Tailors
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits and shirts by Zink and Sons Tailors

Bespoke suits are the centerpiece of their business and it’s what their firm has been doing better than anyone else for well over a century. Their eye for tailoring and detail is the reason Zink & Sons is still making suits today. With over 118 years of experience in this field we are the best in the business.

Italian made brogues by Paul Smith
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Italian made brogues by Paul Smith

Available in rich shades of blue, green or tan, the traditionalist ‘Christo’ brogue is made from high quality Parma calf leather that is vegetable-tanned to create deep, organic colours.

Made-to-measure suits by Rembrandt
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Made-to-measure suits by Rembrandt

This year Rembrandt celebrates 70 years of sartorial excellence. Since our beginning in 1946 our goal has always been to create mens clothing that looks great, fits perfectly, made from the worlds best fabric mills and is good value for money. They continue to make suits in their factory in New Zealand plus have a few international suppliers working with us who share their commitment to quality.

BORSALINO by Nick Fouquet cocktail launch
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BORSALINO by Nick Fouquet cocktail launch

Exclusive cocktail Thursday September 22, 2016 at the Borsalino showroom in Via Sant’Andrea 5 in Milan for the presentation of the Borsalino Spring / Summer 2017 capsule collection by Nick Fouquet. Borsalino and Californian designer Nick Fouquet welcomed international buyers, influencers, socialite and celebrities for a “meet & greet” with cocktail and live jazz accompaniment.

Coral Herringbone - ISAIA Napoli Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection
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Coral Herringbone - ISAIA Napoli Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection

ISAIA Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection is dedicated to the 25th anniversary from company's debut on the international market and especially in the United States.

USA Emmy Awards 2016: Celebrities dressed in ISAIA
Fashion on the red carpet

USA Emmy Awards 2016: Celebrities dressed in ISAIA

After making an overview of the Best dressed at the USA Emmy Awards 2016 and we found out Who "broke" the black-tie dress code at USA Emmy Awards 2016, lets see which celebrities chose Italian style and wore ISAIA tuxedos during the glamorous event gala...

'Canepa GreenLab' capsule collection at Première Vision Paris 2016
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'Canepa GreenLab' capsule collection at Première Vision Paris 2016

From September 13-15, 2016, was held the latest edition of Première Vision Paris. About 1,900 exhibitors from 53 different countries around the world became part of the event. Canepa was there to showcase all of brand's clothing and accessory fabric collections for Fall-Winter 2017/2018, united around sustainability.

Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares by Mr. Jenks Dublin
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Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares by Mr. Jenks Dublin

Mr. Jenks offers a wide variety of 100% Italian Twill Silk and Irish Linen Pocket Squares. 'Whether you want a timeless, classic design or something that's on-trend and stylish, Mr Jenks has what you need to express yourself'.

Clerici Tessuto Italian fabrics collections
Menswear fabrics

Clerici Tessuto Italian fabrics collections

Clerici Tessuto, founded 1923, is one of the most important textiles manufacturers for the luxury sector, with ranges for men's and women's clothing, accessories and home furnishing, covering the entire finishing cycle of silk and other natural fibres.

Italian fashion: Angelico Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection
Menswear collections

Italian fashion: Angelico Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection

For Fall-Winter 2016/2017ANGELICO evolves into a new identity, merging the concepts of formality and leisure, creating a contemporary expression of tradition with a renewed aesthetic.

Milano Unica XXIII: Improved trends for the Italian textile industry in 2016
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Milano Unica XXIII: Improved trends for the Italian textile industry in 2016

In 2016, Italian textile production opened with rosier projections than in the corresponding period of 2015. Exports gained +0.5%, while imports were up just +0.1%.

Milano Unica XXIII edition presents Fall-Winter 2017/2018 trends
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Milano Unica XXIII edition presents Fall-Winter 2017/2018 trends

The 'New Beginning' of the 23rd edition of Milano Unica starts from the principle of offering a new dimension of service, creativity and excellence of the proposals put on display, with a view to accompanying visitors through the values of quality and authenticity that characterize Made-in-Italy production.

Bespoke suits by N. h. Sartoria from Milan
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits by N. h. Sartoria from Milan

Choosing a N.H garment, means wearing a suit made following the oldest artisan tradition, which reflects the true nobility such that, through the choice of a refined "collector's" fabric, of a set of details, often hidden, tells oneself and his own personality in his suit.

Tailored made suits by SARTORIA F. CARACENI
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Tailored made suits by SARTORIA F. CARACENI

SARTORIA F. CARACENI are an authentic Sartoria, under every aspect. They create handmade suits, designing them on the client’s body shape and posture, using only traditional work tools. The staff is carefully selected based on parameters such as experience and passion for this ancient profession. With great pride, they are appreciated worldwide as an Italian excellence of this wonderful profession. The main production specializes in tailor made suits for men.

Tailor-made suits by Caruso
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Tailor-made suits by Caruso

During the years of the economic boom in Italy, Raffaele Caruso, a master tailor of the famous Neapolitan school, decided to move to the province of Parma in 1958. He opened a bespoke tailor's shop in Soragna to serve the area's affluent clientele and hired two seamstresses, who later became his wife and his sister-in-law. Caruso carried on his business with such great determination and commitment that, like many other entrepreneurs in that magical period of transformation of the country, he eventually created a large company of 600 employees. Caruso spa is today a leader in the production of Italian tailored men's fashions.

Men's suits: MP Massimo Piombo embraces an idea of style
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Men's suits: MP Massimo Piombo embraces an idea of style

Sounds of beauty. A concept of “secret couture” for an original, classy, yet daring and unconventional image that goes beyond fashion trends and seasons, by always enhancing personality, style and individuality.

Isaia - Italian made-to-measure suits
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Isaia - Italian made-to-measure suits

ISAIA was founded in Naples in the 1920s thanks to the intuition of Enrico Isaia, forefather of the family, who opened a fabrics store for the most renowned tailors in town. In later years, Enrico set up a small workshop next to the store, where skilled craftsmen made tailor-made men's clothing.

Nastri d'Argento 2016 - Why black suits again?
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Nastri d'Argento 2016 - Why black suits again?

The Nastro d'Argento (Silver Ribbon) is an Italian film award - the oldest movie award in Europe. This year the awards ceremony was held at the Teatro Antico, Taormina, Sicily Island, Italy, on July 2, 2016. And what a surprise - all gentlemen were dressed in similar black suits, making them look one and the same.

Men's style inspiration by millionaire Gianluca Vacchi
Fashion in the industry

Men's style inspiration by millionaire Gianluca Vacchi

Today we continue our overview of the Italian millionaire Gianluca Vacchi's wardrobe, full of stylish, elegant, eye-catching, colorful pieces, appropriate for a wide range of occasions as well as a dandy lifestyle.

Brunello Cucinelli Spring-Summer 2017 collection
Menswear collections

Brunello Cucinelli Spring-Summer 2017 collection

'The jacket is paramount. I'm obsessive about the fit. It has to be près du corps, enhancing the shoulders, the waist, and the torso; yet it must be light. Easy. Not constrictive'.

How to order a Savile Row suit. Interview with Brian Lishak from Richard Anderson
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How to order a Savile Row suit. Interview with Brian Lishak from Richard Anderson

'My name is Brian Lishak and I have been working in Savile Row for 60 years and also travelling on behalf of companies in Savile Row for that period of time. What we do here is what is called bespoke, which is made by hand from start to finish...'

Italian entrepreneur and millionaire Gianluca Vacchi and Ariadna Gutierrez
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Italian entrepreneur and millionaire Gianluca Vacchi and Ariadna Gutierrez

Today we'll take a look at the wardrobe of the Italian millionaire Gianluca Vacchi (Born on August 5, 1967 in Bologna, Italy). He is an entrepreneur and financier and serves as a President at SEA Societ? Europea Autocaravan S.p.A.

The Italian hand-sewn shirts
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The Italian hand-sewn shirts

The one, who is searching for a shirt, which to fit perfectly to his bespoke suit, as we mentioned earlier, will find something in England, but... not exactly. None of the shirt makers on Jermyn Street actually offers really hand-sewn shirts.

Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2017 collection
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Paul Smith Spring/Summer 2017 collection

For Spring/Summer 2017 Paul Smith promotes a message of peace and positivity expressed through an optimistic use of colour and print.

DUAL CITY COURSE: Polimoda & Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto
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DUAL CITY COURSE: Polimoda & Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto

In the first two weeks you will have the chance to be part of the Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto for ten days in which you will experience the most advanced outcomes in the field of art-sustainability-fashion. You will be taken on a journey through the magic of creating clothing from top Italian fabrics, visiting factories and working with the most exclusive fabric producers in the world, and the most trustworthy agency for sustainability in the textile industry. In the second half, in Florence, you will be able to transform this creation into a portfolio, with element of styling and communication.

Italian bespoke clothing by Jovanny Capri
Bespoke Men's Suits

Italian bespoke clothing by Jovanny Capri

Jovanny Capri is an Italian bespoke company, offering completely hand-made Neapolitan tailoring. It is specialized in bespoke men's suits, giving a full range of customization options.

Ermenegildo Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 lookbook
Menswear collections

Ermenegildo Zegna Spring-Summer 2017 lookbook

Suits and separates from linen blends in light colors (shades of white, pink and tobacco), indigo denim, high-waisted wide-leg pants, soft suede trench coats, blazers and linen casual shirts are the key elements of label's Italian style collection.

E. Marinella - the perfect bespoke necktie
The dandy style

E. Marinella - the perfect bespoke necktie

E. Marinella is an Italian necktie company founded by Eugenio Marinella in 1914 in Naples. The store provides finest bespoke ties for Neapolitans and gentlemen from all over the world, including Gorbachev, George Bush, Francois Mitterrand, Oscar Luigi Skalfaro and Helmut Kohl.

How to recognize a quality necktie
The dandy style

How to recognize a quality necktie

The most important sign for the quality of a tie unfortunately can't be represented - only felt. So before buying a tie, hold it in your hand, feel it - but not in the genre of sentimentality. It is good to check very carefully in silk creases. The touch of the silk is the first and best adviser. If you can define what you feel, you are on the right way.

More about the cut of men's trousers
The dandy style

More about the cut of men's trousers

Most men tend to consider that the cut of trousers depends on fashion whims and fancies. In reality, the details in the cut of trousers change season after season and the whole basis of the cut is changed every 10 years.

Italian tailor-made menswear by Papageno
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Italian tailor-made menswear by Papageno

Brand's three generations lasting history started with the perfect suit that the family's father wore at the opera one evening during the post-war period. He was a very skilled tailor and gained the attention of the whole foyer with his spectacular suit, exactly as Papageno (from Mozart's opera 'The Magic Flute') did.

Fendi Autumn/Winter 2016-2017 collection
Menswear collections

Fendi Autumn/Winter 2016-2017 collection

Since its foundation, the house of Fendi has always been synonym of supreme tradition, experimentation and exclusivity, which continue to represent the brand’s raison d’être.

How to offer a variety of men's suits even if you are a small atelier
How to produce

How to offer a variety of men's suits even if you are a small atelier

If you are an emerging designer or a tailor with a small atelier, you might not be able to offer a variety of fabrics for your customers as this requires a lot of investments. A good decision is to work with a factory that has already bought all fabric collections from major Italian and English wool fabric producers.

The exhibitors are selected for Prima MU - The trade show dedicated to pre-collections of textiles and accessories
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The exhibitors are selected for Prima MU - The trade show dedicated to pre-collections of textiles and accessories

The exhibitor recruitment campaign for the second edition of PRIMA MU was terminated with success: the show will include 121 Italian and foreign exhibitors. The first edition featured 66 Italian exhibitors and was visited by 1,580 highly qualified operators from 706 companies.

The 2nd edition of Prima MU is coming
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The 2nd edition of Prima MU is coming

Prima MU had its debut in Milan. It is the first appointment with Made in Italy PRECOLLECTIONS of textiles-accessories devoted to those who aim at exclusive top-end Italian products. While presenting their PRECOLLECTIONS, each exhibitor is able to encounter various R&D representatives forming a constructive dialog, from both creative and business viewpoints.

Brioni Says Goodbye Milan Men’s Wear Fashion Shows
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Brioni Says Goodbye Milan Men’s Wear Fashion Shows

The Italian luxury tailor Brioni announced it would hold its next show on July 4 in Paris during the women’s couture season, dumping its usual June Milan men’s wear slot.

RUBINACCI - the Sartorial art of the Eternal Elegance
The dandy style

RUBINACCI - the Sartorial art of the Eternal Elegance

Luca Rubinacci is a real fashion sensation in London. He is the quintessence of the Neapolitan sartorial style combined with the British imperial conceptions of gentleman's wardrobe.

The 2nd edition of Prima Milano Unica and the Fall/Winter 2017-2018 trends
Menswear fabrics

The 2nd edition of Prima Milano Unica and the Fall/Winter 2017-2018 trends

Time for trend moods. Time for ideas. The FW 2017/18 Milano Unica trends were presented at “La Pelota” in Milan to exhibitors and fashion community.

Tagliatore - an Italian brand with a strong evocative meaning
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Tagliatore - an Italian brand with a strong evocative meaning

verything starts from the creativity of Pino, a flexible and versatile mind, capable of capturing from the smallest shades the inspiration for a new collection: the texture of a fabric, the nuance of a colour, the details of an accessory, a check design. The design of the jacket is the palette from which to develop the creative ideas: the slim and soft forms, the perfect fitting, the research and enhancing of details, the revers, the shoulders, the sleeves, are at the basis of the concept of a Tagliatore garment.

S.W. Wilson - The Finest Men’s Suits in Phoenix
Bespoke Men's Suits

S.W. Wilson - The Finest Men’s Suits in Phoenix

The term Bespoke originated in the world-renowned Savile Row of London, referring to a multi-stage measuring process. Bespoke refers to making clothing from scratch by a custom tailor. This ensures the perfect fit along with any customized details chosen by the client.

Spring is here with Richmart Junior children's jackets
Children's and Teen Boys' Suits

Spring is here with Richmart Junior children's jackets

Richmart Junior showed their Spring designs of kids' jackets. We really love their designs with original embroideries and attractive linings, made of 100% viscose.

Luciano Barbera Spring/Summer 2016 - a deeply personal extension from Italy
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Luciano Barbera Spring/Summer 2016 - a deeply personal extension from Italy

Spring 2016 is inspired by the lush foliage and picturesque landscape of Biella – a mountainous Italian village, home to the Luciano Barbera brand – and reminds us that textures, prints and colors are most vibrant when mixed and layered.

Pitti Uomo 90-special events’ line-up
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Pitti Uomo 90-special events’ line-up

This young Russian designer’s research combines the hard and tormenting aesthetic of post-Soviet youth culture in Russia with elegant notes of sportswear and artistic concepts that come from photography and movies.

Canali Fall/Winter 2016 collection - a variety of fabrics and colours
Menswear collections

Canali Fall/Winter 2016 collection - a variety of fabrics and colours

For Fall/Winter 2016, Canali presents a collection that is an exercise in equilibrium, one in which contrasts take center stage. Luxurious and studied elements come together for a seemingly minimalist look as shapes, materials and colors are combined in unique and purposeful ways.

The Danish Fashion house SAND - a fine balance between the neo-classic
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The Danish Fashion house SAND - a fine balance between the neo-classic

The design of the Danish Fashion house SAND is driven by passion, creativity and innovation. What started in the 80 ́s, until today grew into an international fashion brand. Cool Scandinavian silhouettes combined with southern European charm to maintain its provocative, sophisticated focus – SAND creates clothes for the way world citizens think, work and live.

Dandy Lifestyle Hunting by De Oost
The dandy style

Dandy Lifestyle Hunting by De Oost

De Oost Bespoke Tailoring is a Dutch tailoring house with a contemporary sense of style & personal attention. They design and tailor business-, leisure- and formal wear for gentlemen.

Italian Fashion: Pal Zileri
Menswear collections

Italian Fashion: Pal Zileri

Inspired by timeless Italian heritage and echoing the designs of new Creative Director MAURO RAVIZZA KRIEGER, Pal Zileri sews together traditional craftsmanship with avant-garde style and advanced techniques—a vision we call AVANT-CRAFT.

Italian Fashion - Corneliani
Menswear collections

Italian Fashion - Corneliani

Corneliani is an Italian menswear manufacturer best known for its suits and sportcoats. The company distributes its products in over 70 countries worldwide through multi-brand stores and around 90 single-brand boutiques; Corneliani also manufactures and delivers made-to-measure suits worldwide.

Braccialini Collection - The coolest bags I have ever seen
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Braccialini Collection - The coolest bags I have ever seen

I saw them in a shop in Milan and I fell in love with those bags. They are so original and fresh. Below you can see the latest collection of Braccialini bags made in Italy.

Italian fashion: Christian Pellizzari
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Italian fashion: Christian Pellizzari

Christian Pellizzari was born in Treviso near Venice, Italy, in 1981. Christian Pellizzari began to design and sew clothes at a very young age and has dedicated his life to making his dream of being a fashion designer a reality.

Italian fashion: Antonio Marras
Menswear collections

Italian fashion: Antonio Marras

Antonio Marras was born in Alghero, on Sardinia. The island has always deeply influenced his aesthetic.

Italian fashion: Brioni
Menswear collections

Italian fashion: Brioni

Brioni is a menswear couture house owned by French holding company Kering. Founded in Rome in 1945, it is known for its made-to-measure men's suits, sartorial ready-to-wear collections and leather goods. Throughout its history, the company has invented concepts such as the men's runway show, the trunk show, and the ready-to-wear Haute Couture. It has been a point of reference for the entertainment, institutional and business worlds.

The new Spring Summer 2016 collection by London knitwear label Ekaterina Kukhareva
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The new Spring Summer 2016 collection by London knitwear label Ekaterina Kukhareva

Tradition, heritage, experience and visually overwhelming and stunning imagery that Ekaterina comes across, form the basis for all her collections. Spring/Summer 2016 sees Ekaterina on her journey exploring folk inspired prints and patterns, which are reinterpreted in a way that is distinctive, authentic, true to her brand DNA and vision.

The new Ninetyfives
Sewing industry

The new Ninetyfives

he Ninetyfive family of yarns expands in the name of sustainable-cashmere knitwear. Now there are two sources of these “double life” yarns with an eco-friendly message. They are among the finest yarns by Filpucci, a company which combines its textile research expertise with a passion for exploring new sustainable alternatives.

 A blend of colour innovation, creative design and smart nature for a techno cool autumn 2017
Sewing industry

A blend of colour innovation, creative design and smart nature for a techno cool autumn 2017

Last week in New York during Première Vision Gruppocinque launched it’s A/W 2016-2017 Newlife ™ based collection. It consists of two lines – mainline and a new, super-slick, genderless technical concept called Swing. Just to remind, Gruppocinque is first Italian producer of Newlife™ - textile, produced from plastic bottles without using any chemicals.

Royal Oak Chronograph
Menswear accessories

Royal Oak Chronograph

And it will be even more so for Milan, set to host the Universal Exhibition starting May 1st, where it will become the world's window to the beauty and way of life of the Bel Paese. An occasion not to be missed, Audemars Piguet has seized this opportunity to pay tribute to both Italy and the city of Milan, creating a special limited edition of the Royal Oak Chronograph.

Brunello Cucinelli Spring/Summer 2015
Menswear collections

Brunello Cucinelli Spring/Summer 2015

The company follows its own ethical code: inside, through interpersonal relations, and outside as well, it always places people first. Thus, each person is responsible for his or her job. There is no need for heavy-handed regulations, and no one's individualism is penalized. Freedom is encouraged and, as Brunello Cucinelli points out: “This creates a united group where each person has a specific role to play for the good of all.”

Musika Frere presented Fall/Winter 2015-2016 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia
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Musika Frere presented Fall/Winter 2015-2016 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia

Launched in Fall 2013, Musika Frère has quickly become a leading force in luxury menswear. Designers and founders Aleks Musika and Davidson Petit-Frère bring a dynamic approach in men's suiting by pairing classic Italian and English tailoring techniques with modern silhouettes.

Miroglio Textile - the European leader in the printed fabrics sector
Sewing industry

Miroglio Textile - the European leader in the printed fabrics sector

February, 10-12 Miroglio Textile, textile division of the Miroglio Group, was present at Première Vision Paris with a renewed identity and with 4 collections that concretely demonstrate the distinctive elements of the company: innovation, creativity and smart technology at the service of the fashion industry.

Spring/Summer 2016: GruppoCinque presents a new identity and two collections, Gruppocinque and Swing
Sewing industry

Spring/Summer 2016: GruppoCinque presents a new identity and two collections, Gruppocinque and Swing

The Como-area textile company, a leader in manufacturing high-quality, yarn-dyed, plain, and jacquard-patterned woven textiles that are 100% Made in Italy and endowed with a strong fashion content, is presenting a whole new identity at the upcoming textiles trade shows, with fabrics that hold plenty of surprises in store. A S/S 2016 collection that shifts the boundaries of quality and creativity to even higher levels, offering a new textile “alchemy” that expresses the company’s heart as it fuses together emotions, designs, and colours on the one hand, and innovation, responsibility, and technical and contemporary aesthetics on the other.

Europa presents ES, the first “smart” stretch denim
Sewing industry

Europa presents ES, the first “smart” stretch denim

Europa unveils a Spring-Summer 2016 that is full of surprises. The Tuscan company, which has been a leader for over 40 years in the production of Made in Italy, high quality and technologically advanced stretch and super stretch denims, is demonstrating its mastery of denim production and its constant investment in technology by launching a genuine innovation: ES, a collection of “smart” stretch denims that make use of Roica™ EF by Asahi Kasei Fibers Corporation, a next-generation yarn with elevated technological characteristics.

The collections during CLASS World Tour
Sewing industry

The collections during CLASS World Tour

Bacx™ by Centro Seta S.p.a research, processes and solutions that are eco-innovative are the basic ingredients for this first, exclusive collection of new-generation silk - 100% traceable and 100% Made in Italy. The new collections include classic looks “for elegance and style” that are certified GOTS, but also encompass eco high-tech silk blends with Newlife™ and fabrics with an unexpected feel and look made using Greenfiber™.

Tombolini Spring/Summer 2015 collection
Menswear collections

Tombolini Spring/Summer 2015 collection

The story of Tombolini is about total dedication to excellence. Its exclusive and refined spirit and Italian elegance has continued to evolve staying faithful to the one aspect that must endure in fashion: taste. Beautiful dressing is synonymous with creativity, ensuring those original and surprising details that make each piece a must-have for the savvy customer.

Footwear: Alberto Guardiani Spring/Summer 2015
Menswear collections

Footwear: Alberto Guardiani Spring/Summer 2015

With the launch of the brand Alberto Guardiani in 1980, know-how blends with style and the desire for experimentation.

Ermanno Scervino - Men's collection Spring/Summer 2015
Menswear collections

Ermanno Scervino - Men's collection Spring/Summer 2015

Men's collection Spring/Summer 2015 Milan - The Ermanno Scervino man appears on the catwalks of Milan with dandyish foulards and tailored plush trousers, in an increasingly eclectic crescendo of style.

SACE and Pitti Immagine: agreement for the competitiveness of Italian high-end fashion companies
Fashion fairs

SACE and Pitti Immagine: agreement for the competitiveness of Italian high-end fashion companies

The SACE group and Pitti Immagine are announcing the signing of an important collaboration agreement designed to enhance the international competitiveness of companies participating in the trade shows organized by Pitti Immagine through better access to the insurance-financial products and services provided by the SACE group.

Philipp Plein presented Spring/Summer 2015
Menswear collections

Philipp Plein presented Spring/Summer 2015

A water arena at dusk, a sultry tune floats over the crowd while a chorus of synchronized swimmers begins a sensuous water ballet .This is the backdrop for PHILIPP PLEIN’S Water World fashion show for Spring/Summer 2015.

NEWLIFE™ by Sinterama
Sewing industry

NEWLIFE™ by Sinterama

Sinterama is European leader in the production of coloured polyester threads and yarns, born in 1968 in Biella (Italy). In over 40 years of development, Sinterama has built important partnerships with its clients, offering the most innovative solutions, investing in product research and giving collaboration and service the utmost attention. In line quality control, the automation of processes and the flexibility of production systems represent some of the company’s points of excellence and ensure the highest quality and production standards. At present, Sinterama produces a vast range or products able to satisfy any requirement for fabrics for automotive, furnishing, clothing and technical end uses.

Re.Verso™ - the new textile platform
Menswear fabrics

Re.Verso™ - the new textile platform

Re.Verso™ is a new textile platform, 100% Made in Italy result of the collaboration between Green Line, Nuova Fratelli Boretti and Lanificio Stelloni. Together these companies have created a new, unique fashion textile offer that is completely integrated from fiber to finished fabric.

Bacx™ by Centro Seta
Menswear fabrics

Bacx™ by Centro Seta

Centro Seta, is a Florentine company in the textile industry for over 30 years, known for its style, creativity and production excellence.

ARENA is proud to present an exclusive collaboration with world champion Chad Le Clos
World fashion

ARENA is proud to present an exclusive collaboration with world champion Chad Le Clos

Olympic Gold medallist, Commonwealth champion and Arena Elite athlete, Chad Le Clos grew up in Durban, South Africa where he not only started competing in swimming competitions at age 7 but where he also discovered his ‘other’ passion: surfing. Durban is home to a thriving surfer community thanks to its consistent waves, regular swells and favourable wind conditions not to mention warm water temperatures year round. With this in mind it is no surprise that Le Clos, with his keen water instinct, was also drawn to the waves and is a good amateur surfer.

Marlane Fall/Winter 2015-2016 fabrics - classic patterns, micro-textures, jacquard, woollen and over-dyed effects
Menswear fabrics

Marlane Fall/Winter 2015-2016 fabrics - classic patterns, micro-textures, jacquard, woollen and over-dyed effects

Marlane is a dynamic firm from Biella, which produces fabrics for elegant and upper casual wear.
For the next Fall/Winter 2015-2016 season, the Marlane collection offers different definitions of style: classic patterns, micro-textures, jacquard effects, woollen effects, over-dyed effects, jaspe, and tweed.

Men's Collection Spring/Summer 2015 by Larusmiani
Menswear collections

Men's Collection Spring/Summer 2015 by Larusmiani

Larusmiani is the oldest luxury clothing and tailoring brand on Via MonteNapoleone, the heart of Milan’s fashion district and emblem of Italian style, established in 1922. In 1950 a textile company was also established, when the founder of the company decided to put his knowledge of raw materials to use not only for his own creations, but also to supply fabrics to other tailors.

Fashion Design Education: Milan Fashion Campus
Fashion design education

Fashion Design Education: Milan Fashion Campus

Lessons are taught in English, Italian and Spanish. Translators for other languages are possible upon special requirement. There is no age limitation or qualification requirement to attend MFC's courses.

Lanificio Comero collection of worsted wool fabrics for Fall/Winter 2015/2016
Menswear fabrics

Lanificio Comero collection of worsted wool fabrics for Fall/Winter 2015/2016

I visited Lanificio Comero during Milano Unica trade fair and had a chance to see their fabrics collection for Fall/Winter 2015/2016.

The presentation of Haute Couture collections began at AltaRomAltaModa
World fashion

The presentation of Haute Couture collections began at AltaRomAltaModa

The 25th edition of AltaRomAltaModa returns to animate the capital with an unmissable selection of events including catwalk shows, exhibitions, previews and special projects according to the organizers.

Iconic couture houses Curiel Couture, Renato Balestra and Sarli Couture confirmed their presence on the Altaroma calendar. We present you some of the models from the Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Haute Couture colletion for Italian label Sarli Couture.

Bikini, handbags and leather belts by Italian brand Elena
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Bikini, handbags and leather belts by Italian brand Elena

Elena is an Italian fashion brand, which offers to its customers high quality handcrafted leather goods with care for little details.
With passion for Skiing and golf, Elena wants to bring passion in life of those who appreciate the Italian aesthetic.

KaDeWe with 'Studio Italia - La Perfezione del Gusto' campaign
World fashion

KaDeWe with 'Studio Italia - La Perfezione del Gusto' campaign

For the next two months, the KaDeWe atrium will be transformed into a modern palazzo, presenting Italian labels with high quality standards and the sense of tradition that often guides family-run or artisan operations. On all floors, the premium store focuses on Italy - from fashion, accessories and beauty to home and gourmet.

Sergio Rossi - glamorous shoes from Italy
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Sergio Rossi - glamorous shoes from Italy

Sergio Rossi started his business in the 1950's in San Mauro Pascoli, Italy, and created his brand in 1968. Due to excellent workmanship, the Sergio Rossi shoe has attracted a refined clientele who desire high quality Italian footwear. The brand has always been synonymous with glamour and numerous Italian and international stars have worn Sergio Rossi on the red carpet over the years.

Malo's kids collection for Fall/Winter 2013-2014
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Malo's kids collection for Fall/Winter 2013-2014

Welcome to the world of Malo, the venerable Italian cashmere brand loved for its impeccable quality, detail and design. Each and every piece of Malo cashmere is created with a respect to the knitwear heritage and extensive know-how of this Florence based house.

Uma Thurman is the face of Campari Calendar 2014
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Uma Thurman is the face of Campari Calendar 2014

With its vibrant red color, intense aroma and inspiring flavour, Campari is popular around the world as an icon of passionate Italian style and excellence.
Campari's calendar is an artistic creation, sold in limited edition of only 9 999 copies to collectors worldwide.
Famous Hollywood actress Uma Thurman is the star of the Campari Calendar 2014, which will be captured by fashion photographer Koto Bolofo.

Men's fashion label Suitsupply with new Philadelphia location
Menswear collections

Men's fashion label Suitsupply with new Philadelphia location

Suitsupply is a men's fashion label, founded in Amsterdam by Fokke de Jong in 2000. It has 44 locations opened all over the world - from its home base in Amsterdam to London, New York and Chicago. Its last object was officially opened on April 25, 2013 in Philadelphia. It's placed at the 4,300-square-foot corner spot on 16th and Locust that was once a historic hotel. The slick two-story boutique has been revamped with shiny modern accents - like bright-red display tables, eye-popping graphic displays and illuminated built-in shelves that look like something out of an episode of The Jetsons.

Where to produce quality men's suits in Eastern Europe - made-to-measure suits, ready-to-wear suits and CMT
How to produce

Where to produce quality men's suits in Eastern Europe - made-to-measure suits, ready-to-wear suits and CMT

The famous Bulgarian menswear manufacturer Richmart, which has contracts with more than 30 companies from Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Holland, Greece, Sweden, Czech Republic, Poland and other countries, is looking for new orders. The Richmart factory has four production lines, equipped with the newest technologies of the industry leaders.

Radà Spring/Summer 2013 collection
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Radà Spring/Summer 2013 collection

For Spring/Summer 2013 the Italian fashion brand Radà offers precious tops, collars, bags, t-shirts and mini jackets in cotton with fringes and stones.

The colors are yellow and salmon.

Ermanno Scervino presented his new collection in Sofia
Fashion shows

Ermanno Scervino presented his new collection in Sofia

The Italian designer Ermanno Scervino presented in Sofia his collection Autumn/Winter 2012/2013, inspired by the grace and elegance of horses.

Through the eyes of the designer the woman this season is graceful, noble and elegant not like a gazelle, but as a mare. Clean lines and monotonous palette are the highlights of the autumn collection that received the applause from the Bulgarian fashion lovers.

United Colors of Benetton Collection Fall-Winter 2012/2013
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United Colors of Benetton Collection Fall-Winter 2012/2013

United Colors of Benetton Fall-Winter 2012/2013 introduces modern classics through the use of contemporary craftsmanship, celebrating colors and the use of color as only the brand can!

The prevailing mood across the women’s, men’s and accessory collections is inspired by English heritage and outdoor dressing, reinvented through the creative use of bright colors, and the application of new fabrics and computerized knitting technologies.

Italian fabrics for men's suits were presented in Ruse
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Italian fabrics for men's suits were presented in Ruse

The high quality fabrics of the Italian brand Vitale Barberis Canonico, used mainly for men's suits, were presented on a fashion show in Ruse, Bulgaria. The foyer of the theater building gathered connoisseur of fashion, music and good wines. During the presentation of the fabrics from the models of Visages agency, the guests listened to the magnificent trio of tenors "The Unique voices" and had the opportunity to taste selected wines from "Rousse Winery".

Specially for Fashion.bg the representative of Vitalis Barberis Canonico, Franco Brovelli shared that the company successfully works with the Bulgarian brands Richmart, Agressia etc.

Dolce & Gabbana with Italian Summertime make-up collection for Spring 2011
Health & Beauty

Dolce & Gabbana with Italian Summertime make-up collection for Spring 2011

Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana presented its limited collection of decorative cosmetics with the eloquent name "Italian Summertime".

Source of inspiration for the new collection, traditionally was the prêt-a-porter collection by Dolce & Gabbana for Spring/Summer 2011, which itself is the embodiment of true femininity. The creators of the cosmetics line Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, call it “a fresh interpretation of Sicilian culture...

MI Milano Pret-a-porter - the future of Italian fashion is in business and new talent
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MI Milano Pret-a-porter - the future of Italian fashion is in business and new talent

Hall 3 of fieramilanocity from 25th to 28th February turns the spotlights on MI Milano Prêt-à-porter, international show organised by Fiera Milano Rassegne presenting prêt-à-porter womenswear and accessories for Autumn/Winter 2011-2012.

As well as showcasing new products and new fashion trends, the event aims to become increasingly a platform for new research and meeting-place for businesses, stylists and buyers.

Gap unveiled an exclusive 7-piece collection designed by Italian fashion house Valentino
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Gap unveiled an exclusive 7-piece collection designed by Italian fashion house Valentino

As shoppers were feasting in the highly anticipated Lanvin for H&M launch yesterday, another well-known chain appears to have caught on to the raging success of the designer/high street collaboration.

Yesterday Gap unveiled an exclusive seven-piece capsule collection designed by Italian fashion house Valentino, which was launched to celebrate the opening of Gap's first Italian store last week in Milan.

Dolce & Gabbana team up with Martini for drink debut
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Dolce & Gabbana team up with Martini for drink debut

Italian designers Dolce & Gabbana have teamed up with Bacardi’s vermouth brand Martini to launch their first co-branded drink this month in a rare diversification move for the fashion duo.

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have designed and tested the drink which will be unveiled during Milan's upcoming menswear fashion week, the fashion house said on Thursday.

Gisele Bundchen's newest swimwear photo shoot
Models and photomodels

Gisele Bundchen's newest swimwear photo shoot

Gisele Bundchen will be the face of the famous swimwear brand Calzedonia Mare, reported BGNES.

Though she gave birth to son Benjamin less than five months ago the Brazilian supermodel is back on the fashion scene and showing off her stunning post-baby body in a new swimwear campaign for the Italian brand.

In the photos Gisele proves that she was able to combine her duties as a new mum with her determination to get her famous figure back, which she did by practicing yoga and other sports.

Lady's shoes collection from Marino Fabiani, summer 2009
Fashion collections

Lady's shoes collection from Marino Fabiani, summer 2009

The Spring-Summer collection 2009 of the Italian trend exclusive shoes Marino Fabiani literally is filled with red colour.

The shoes and sandals from light varnished leather, skillfully decorated with extra gold buckles, stones, varicoloured knitted leather also garnished with cherries and butterflies.

Bulgarian fashion in Rome: elegant provocation and perfect style
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Bulgarian fashion in Rome: elegant provocation and perfect style

In two consecutive articles we will present you the collections of the designers and fashion houses who took part in the Day of Bulgarian fashion in Rome. The final evening, dedicated to Bulgarian fashion design was organized by Mrs. Jana Yakovleva, chairwoman of the Bulgarian-Italian cultural association Phoenix and Prof. Lubomir Stoykov – chairman of the Academy for fashion. This project is an immense result, born from the common efforts of Sofia Municipality and Rome Municipality for Bulgarian-Italian cultural exchange and cooperation.

Lavazza A Modo Mio
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Lavazza A Modo Mio

Tens of celebrities and journalists from leading Bulgarian media gathered at the residence of the Italian Embassy on the occasion of the presentation of the exclusive innovatve espresso system Lavazza A modo mio. Giuseppe Lavazza, vice-president and marketing director of Lavazza was a special guest at the event. He introduced to all the attendants the philosophy and abilities of the new espresso system. Each guest had the possibility to taste the incredible espresso tastes of A Modo Mio.

Bulgari "Between eternity and history" 1884-2009. 125 years of Italian jewels
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Bulgari "Between eternity and history" 1884-2009. 125 years of Italian jewels

Bulgari celebrated its 125th anniversary by inaugurating its first-ever retrospective exhibit in the prestigious Exposition Palace of Rome. It will remain open to the public from May 22 to September 13, 2009.

The "Between Eternity and History: 1884 - 2009" exhibit will cover the most significant phases in the history and evolution of Bulgari design, from the opening of the first store on Via Sistina in 1884 to the present day.

Italian festival of beaty and hair-style
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Italian festival of beaty and hair-style

The International Exhibition of Hairdressing, Beauty, Make-up, Perfumery and Fashion ITALIAN FESTIVAL OF BEAUTY has two editions – spring and autumn.

The participants in the salon are manufacturers and dealers of professional hair-care products and accessories; beauty companies; suppliers of equipment and devices for hairdresser's and beautician's.

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