VALENTINO’S PARIS MAN: Valentino will show its men’s fall 2013 collection in Paris on Jan. 16.

Creative directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli opted for the French capital in order to “emphasize a unique brand vision for all the collections,” the company said.

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Valentino, which already presents its women’s ready-to-wear and couture lines in Paris, unveiled its last two men’s collections designed by Chiuri and Piccioli, who took the reins of the men’s division in 2009, in Florence during Pitti Uomo, the international men’s trade show.

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