Milan is without a doubt one of the most important cities in the world when it comes to fashion.
Every year many fashion events are organized and they attract visitors from all over the world. Milan Fashion Week, Pitti Immagine, Milan Men’s Fashion Week and ranaways trodden by the best stylists in the world every year.
Milan Fashion Week
Milan Fashion week is one of the most prestigious and important events in the world of fashion. Every year, between the end of Febraury and the beginning of March, Milan hosts a variety of catwalks, conferences, cocktail parties and more, serving as platform for stylistst to show their collections. The event attracts buyers, the press and professionals of the field from all over the world, making them experience the last trends of the Italian style. The event has been running since 1958 and continues to be at the avangarde of the international world of fashion. It is considered one the the “Four big” fashion weeks together with Paris, London and New York: each city shows what is trendy in the global style, seasonally.
Milan Men’s Fashion Week
Besides the Milan Fashion Week, the city hosts many other fashion events during the year, such as the Milan Men’s Fashion Week and Pitti Immagine. These events offer visitors a huge variety of experiences when it comes to trying what Milan can offer in terms of fashion and style.
Pitti Immagine is the most important platform related to contemporary men’s fashion. It is an international display of men’s fashion, going from high-end brands to independent designers. Pitti reunites thousands of buyers, editors and stylists from all over the world to discover new concepts and trends. Furthermore, it offers conferences, congresses and workshops on topics that vary from sustainability to innovation in fashion.
One of the most well-known events in Milan is Giorgio Armani’s annual catwalk which showcases its models of excellence. This high profile event is held in spring and autumn, and it attracts many international celebrities and some of the best female models in the field. The collection presented during this event sets the trends for the seasons to come and make it an important stop for those who wish to stay up-to-date with fashion trends.
Do not forget to book a visit at the Armani/Silos, the art museum dedicated to the collections of Armani.