Trends Milano Unica Fall – Winter 2019 – 2020

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Mood board “Techno Romantic Azerbaijan” di Beatrice Brandini

An other interesting meeting took place in Milan with the preview of the trends for Autumn Winter 2019 – 20 promoted and organized by Milano Unica.

In this edition the theme is “Nations to Nations”, a manifesto that has various and very current keys of interpretation. Essentially “United to be Unique”, wants to promote a message of positivity and of union between peoples and cultures, an invitation to collaboration and the symbolic link between different people and traditions. It seemed to me a very important message in a historical moment in which someone wants to build walls, and many afflict people or entire populations who know nothing but despair. Read more

Fall / Winter 2018 – 19 fashion shows: how will we dress next winter?

“Autumn”

“Candice” by Beatrice Brandini

The fashion shows for the next Fall Winter ended; New York, London, Milan and finally Paris, have seen very different collections as protagonists, confirming an idea of creative fashion but above all FREE. We will dress as we please and like, without diktat and constraints, and finally, without taking ourselves too seriously. Read more

The Uffizi with its new extraordinary rooms dedicated to Caravaggio and 17th century painting.

Caravaggio: Medusa, 1598 Oil on canvas on convex shield. Uffizi Gallery Florence

“Corallina” (particular) by Beatrice Brandini

On Monday 17 February, eight new rooms were inaugurated in the prestigious Uffizi Museum, wing of the Levante, dedicated to Caravaggio and 17th-century painting.

Eight rooms characterized by evocative names such as: “Caravaggio: the Medusa”, “Caravaggio: the Bacchus”, “Galileo and the Medici”, “Caravaggio and Artemisia”, just to name a few, but definitely suggestive is the beauty of the exhibited works. Read more

Capucci Dionisiaco, Drawings for the theater: the magnificent fantasy of a great master.

Costume for theatrical representation, drawing by Roberto Capucci (2009)

“Rita Rainbow” by Beatrice Brandini

I have already dedicated a post to Roberto Capucci (January 21st 2014), but such an important and complete figure would deserve many others. This time the occasion is a beautiful exhibition that I had the privilege of seeing together with the master himself: CAPUCCI Dionysiac, drawings for the theater. Firenze Gallerie degli Uffizi – Palazzo Pitti – Andito degli Angiolini. Read more

The 82nd edition of Pitti Filati with the excellence of Italian and international spinning

MILLEFILI set up

“Guendalina” by Beatrice Brandini

The number 82 edition of Pitti Filati ended, the fair recorded a small growth by foreign buyers, confirming the overall data of the last winter edition.
Pitti Filati presented the collections of the most prestigious spinning mills for the 2019 summer season, for this reason, despite being an event with very different numbers and events compared to the one dedicated to men, it is an unmissable exhibition. Read more

The 86th edition of Pitti Bimbo with its extraordinary 578 collections for children all over the world!

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“Funny Girl” by Beatrice Brandini

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Powerpuff Girls

The 86th edition of Pitti Immagine Bimbo opened yesterday, the most important and complete fair for infant, kid and junior clothing. Many innovations, 578 are in fact the brands present in Fortezza da Basso (there were 503 last winter edition), of which 344 foreigners. And it is a good sign, if we are able to interpret it in the right way, that is the desire to enter the Italian market, the most demanding in the world, and above all the trust in an Italian fair, Pitti, as a showcase and international launch pad. Read more

93 ° Pitti Immagine Uomo: here is how it will be the elegant man for Winter 2019

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Pitti Immagine Uomo layout, “Pitti Live Movie” the claim of this 83rd edition

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“Athletic Formal” mood by Beatrice Brandini

The 93rd edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo, an unmissable fair for men’s clothing, opened on Tuesday. It is here that the parameters of elegance are decreed for the next Autumn – Winter 2018/19. In addition to the 1,244 brands exhibited with their interesting and very varied collections, it is now a fixed appointment for men from all over the world to show off the most particular and sometimes improbable outfit, but which nevertheless decree fashions and trends. Read more