Amid talk of a return to basics, Pitti is heading the other way, sharping it s offerings with new brands and a fresh, contemporary edge. Tailored clothing is still important, but jackets are cropped, silhouettes are updated and puffy fashion outerwear has replaced the topcoat. Knits stand out as key layering pieces.
MODELS: BRIAN SHIMANSKY AND BRIAN DAVENPORT/MAJOR; HAIR BY RYAN TANIGUCHI USING TRESEMME; MAKEUP BY ANNA BERNABE at CLINIQUE; FASHION ASSISTANT: LUIS CAMPUZANO; STYLED BY ALEX BADIA
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