FLORENCE — Dawn has broken over fall 2009 as the first luxury collections of the new season were revealed this week to a deeply anxious retail industry at Pitti Immagine Uomo here, the world’s premier trade show for high-end men’s wear.
As the global economy continued its painful digestion of the U.S. home-lending crisis, vendors and retailers alike faced the new season with equal parts trepidation and optimism.
"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)