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Eleventy @ Pitti Uomo 84

Eleventy's style in general can be described to be deliberated yet sober, characterized by a personal tone. Collections don't feature visible logos but still most of the pieces can be identified with the “house style” of the brand which combines elegance with comfort and classic feel with a modern and fresh reinterpretation. S/S ´14 The main theme of the S/S ´14 collection is the soft and easy fit which idea is to ensure that any body type can find the best fit which is not too dry but which has a chic and sober effect. The fabrics used in the collection are mostly jersey, denim, lightweight wools and stretch nylon, all of which have been made to weigh less. Color scheme that...

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Lardini S/S ´14 @ Pitti Uomo 84

Finally, after two weeks traveling around after Pitti I can get started with some short reviews of what was seen during the fair and what will be seen next spring. I’ll start the series with Lardini that I was fascinated by in January and that this time came up with maybe the most inspiring collection in my book. Chic and comfortable Chic and comfortable is probably the best definition to describe the S/S ´14 collection by Lardini. As earlier, there’s a huge amount of experimentation and versatility with different fabrics, patterns and special treatments featuring for example some garment-dyed and two-tone jackets, soft shapes and silhouettes, simple earthy colors, attention to details and innovative implementations of classic garments. One of the...

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