Category: Milan

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Gucci Men Spring 2011: History Lesson

MILAN, Jun 21, 2010 / FW/ — With Gucci’s colorful and long history, Frida Giannini did not look far for inspiration. Delving into the archives, she brought back and then re-imagined Gucci’s equestrian past and put them on scarves and shirts, the prints cleverly interspersed among the double breasted suits, …
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Prada Men Spring 2011

MILAN, Jun 21, 2010 / FW/ — As a fashion critic, one of the attractions of menswear for me is that it is about the tailoring, the cut, and the little details on the garment rather than the pizzazz that usually surrounds womenswear. Hence, seeing Miuccia Prada’s decision to concentrate …
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Salvatore Ferragamo Men Spring 2011

MILAN, Jun 21, 2010 / FW/ — Not a hair out of place and always perfectly dressed, the Salvatore Ferragamo gent reminds us that the “old world charm” that seem to exist only in movies actually lives on and there are still men who adhere to its strict dress code. …
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Giuliano Fujiwara Men Spring 2011: Pure and Linear

MILAN, Jun 21, 2010 / FW/ — Mixing textures and colors, Masataka Matsumura designing for Giuliano Fujiwara overlapped different materials in one garment and thus creating a multi-faceted collection that fused western influences with Japanese aesthetics. Case in point, the shape of the jacket was changed and occasionally broken up …
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Gianfranco Ferré Men Spring 2011: A Touch of the Orient

MILAN, Jun 20, 2010 / FW/ — Imbuing the new Gianfranco Ferré collection is a scent of the Orient. A sensual quality, smooth manner, where elegant luxury has an easy recherché slant, reflects a calm distinctive attitude through the simplicity of colors, lightness of constructions, excellence of cuts and details …
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John Varvatos Men Spring 2011: The Rustic New Yorker

MILAN, Jun 20, 2010 / FW/ — If Dan Humphrey, Nate Archibald, Chuck Bass and Rufus Humphrey ever decide to live in the country, then, John Varvatos is their man. The New York-based designer just proposed country gent clothing for the sophisticated Manhattan elite. Elegant with a relaxing mood, the …
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Burberry Prorsum Men Spring 2011: The Gentleman Biker

MILAN, Jun 20, 2010 / FW/ — There is a new pop culture phenomenon; bad guys can be good guys. That’s why Dexter and Leverage, two TV shows that feature the quintessential “bad guys” like a serial killer and master thieves, respectively remain to be popular among the viewing audience. …