FLORENCE — Despite the patchy economic environment, a feel-good energy pulsed through the Pitti Immagine Uomo trade fair here, reflecting an optimistic outlook from vendors for 2013. The four-day event, which wraps up Friday, got off to a slower-than-usual start due to fog-induced transport disruptions and an overlap with London Collections: Men.
With designer brands ruling the men’s market, messages from retailers to luxury vendors included a call to sharpen the scissors, with fit among the key issues.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)