The New Season: Buyers Upbeat and Spending Big at Pitti Uomo

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Men are in the mood to shop. Fresh off a buoyant holiday season, that was the message from retailers and brands attending the Pitti Immagine Uomo show here. SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Victorinox’s cotton, polyester and nylon coat, Number Lab’s wool jacket and cotton shirt and Hudson Jeans’ cotton denim jeans.

Fashion Features

Hard Edge

Manufacturers exhibiting in the ENKNYC show next week are showing clean, edgy looks.

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Elyse Kroll

Ready To Wear

ENKNYC Grows Trade Show Footprint for Fall

More than 250 brands — including tailored clothing and sportswear collections, emerging labels and denim — will show next week.

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Vintage Revolution

Ready To Wear

Ones to Watch: Noteworthy Additions to ENKNYC

From California-cool jackets to new denim features, the show will offer brands in a variety of categories.

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Giorgio Armani

Designer and Luxury

The Men of Milan

From modern interpretations of the British dandy to influences derived from nature, men’s designers share their inspirations for fall.

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The ambience at the Hermès dinner.


Hermès Celebrates the Year of the Contemporary Artisan

The fashion house enlisted François Delarozière to help turn a dinner at its Paris workshop into a whimsical affair.

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Proctor getting buck wild.


Boy’s Night Out: Country Strong

On Friday night, Madison Square Garden was stocked with grown men and little boys in full-on hoedown getups.

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Hugo Boss

Designer and Luxury

Retailers Bump Up Budgets at Pitti Uomo

Strong holiday season leads to optimism for the future, especially for brands embracing heritage trend, British tailoring.

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Ready To Wear

Pitti Brands Make Moves

Riding the sector’s uptick, brands are ramping up their retail presences and expanding their collaborative efforts.

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Trussardi Men's RTW Fall 2011


Trussardi Men’s RTW Fall 2011

Trussardi’s 100th anniversary show could have left the door open to a clichéd retrospective, yet Milan Vukmirovic opted to showcase a glimpse of the future.

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Fashion Scoops

Gianfranco Ferré Opts Out of Runway… An Auctioneer’s Close-Ups…

Don’t expect a Gianfranco Ferré runway show during the upcoming men’s fashion week in Milan.

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Cam Newton


Man of the Week: Cam Newton

The Auburn University quarterback gets an A+ on the field but an A- in the style stakes.

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Ready To Wear

Tim Hamilton to Launch Basics Line for Bergdorf Goodman

The co-branded line, which launches next month, will be merchandised on the men’s designer sportswear floor.

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The new home collection.


Christian Lacroix to Debut Men’s Accessories

The licensing operation is continuing its march into fashion — and the home.

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A look from Le Jaunty.


Celtics Jermaine O’Neal Launches Men’s Line

Le Jaunty is being billed as a “bridge between streetwear and contemporary.”

clock January 13, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

A still from the Burberry campaign.


Memo Pad: Beach Blanket Burberry… Dave Matthews for John Varvatos…

Burberry’s new “evolving” ad campaign, launching today on, was shot on the beach in Brighton, England, by Mario Testino.

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Liberty of London Men's RTW Fall 2011


Liberty of London Men’s RTW Fall 2011

The line’s Anglophile mix of neat Savile Row-inspired tailoring and merino knitwear offered contemporary and quirky separates.

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Garnier Ultra Doux Solid Shampoo


What’s Driving Growth at L’Oréal’s Consumer Products Division?

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