Pitti Uomo 92: events' hub!
Around the city during Pitti Uomo:
Loretta Caponi celebrates 50 years with a virtual catwalk show in the Sala d’Arme of Palazzo Vecchio
The art of embroidery and high fashion lingerie, the elegance of household linen and the elegance of dressing-gowns and pajamas for him, decorations for villas and yachts. With an event on the evening of Thursday 15 June, the universe of Loretta Caponi will be revealed in the Sala d’Arme of Palazzo Vecchio: a virtual catwalk show that will recount the strength and artisan grace of a brand that is both Florentine and international and that is celebrating 50 years of success.
The Polimoda fashion show: Tell Me About You
On 15 June at Villa Favard a rendezvous with the up-and-coming talents of fashion for the Polimoda Fashion Show 2017: Tell Me About You. The twenty best collections realized by the Fashion Design graduates of the famous institute will be presented in front of an audience of fashion insiders and an international jury.
The Istituto Marangoni fashion show on the occasion of Pitti Uomo 92
On Tuesday 13 June, on the occasion of Pitti Uomo 92, the Fashion Show of the Istituto Marangoni - “The 2017 Istituto Marangoni Best Menswear Collections” - will be held. On the catwalk will be the collections of the best students at the Istituto Marangoni in Milan, London and Paris .
Plus Pineider celebrates the made in Florence story of its brand with a cocktail party in the boutique.
“Il Capriccio e la Ragione. Eleganze del Settecento europeo”: the exhibition at the Museo del Tessuto di Prato
The exhibition “Il Capriccio e la Ragione. Eleganze del Settecento europeo”, [Caprice and Reason. The elegances of Eighteenth century Europe] (14 May 2017 – 29 April 2018) will still be running during Pitti Uomo. The exhibition is organized by the Fondazione Museo del Tessuto di Prato [Foundation of the Prato Museum of Fabric] on the topic of the development of style and taste in the artistic culture of the XVIII century. The exhibition avails itself of the prestigious collaboration of the Museum of Fashion and Costume of the Gallerie degli Uffizi as well as other prestigious public and private institutions.