The world’s largest menswear trade show is under way at the moment in Florence. Expect there to be lots of shots from the what’s on offer.
Pitti Uomo previews.
Harper’s Bazaar March 1955 – Photo by Richard Avedon
Via The Style Blogger.
While this article is written from the female fashion perspective, much of it is also applicable to today’s menswear.
As clothes have become cheaper, our clothing consumption has gone through the roof. In 1930, the average American woman owned an average of nine outfits. Today, we each buy more than 60 pieces of new clothing on average per year. Our closets are larger and more stuffed than ever, as we’ve traded quality and style for low prices and trend-chasing.
Read the full article here.
Love 50’s style and design.
The Bikini Girl on the Boardwalk, photo by Georges Dambier for Jour de France, Deauville 1959