For fall, Pitti Uomo exhibitors are reintroducing updated men’s wear classics with a youthful and contemporary sensibility. Tailored clothing focuses on a new crop of unconstructed power suits. Patterned outerwear, such as tonal plaids and oversize windowpanes, fitted toggle coats and thin suede jackets bring a modern twist to the category. Thick, textured knits become stand-alone statement pieces.
This story first appeared in the January 7, 2010 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.