Alessandro Calascibetta has been active in fashion since the late 80s. He started off his career at L'Uomo Vogue, after that with Mondo Uomo. Afterward, he became Fashion Director at Harper's Bazaar Uomo, and in 2000 founded Uomo which he directed until 2003. Following that, he started collaborating with Rizzoli. Since january 2015 he is the Editor in Chief of Style Magazine, and still remains as Man Fashion Director for Io Donna and Sette.
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Those were the days of Gordon Brown’s assignment in Downing Street. A new era, guided by a Labour of scottish origins said to be the “traditionalist of modern times”. A valid inspiration for the fashion pages of July/August 2007. Ph. Garda Tang, Styling Chat.
Nerd R-Evolution. If we Google “Nerd”: “A young man, who is insignificant and not attractive, that repairs his lacking attractiveness with an obsessive passion and a great tendency for new technologies”. There are several theories about the etymology of the word “nerd”: we only know that it was coined in the UK around the 50s. It was used at first with derogatory meaning. But during the decades, being a nerd has become a style. It initially was that style for brains, a bit losers, that became cool thanks to Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs. Now, the nerd look has evolved: from the minimal T-shirt, jeans and sneakers of the past, today the nerd is also a businessman dressed with formal tailored classic.
Sneakers, Paul Smith, s/s 2017.
Felicità e positività sono le sensazioni che trasmette la collezione p/e di Paul Smith, che, a detta del Sir stesso, si ispira alle notti passate alla fine degli anni 60 in Wardour Street a Londra, tra il The Flamingo Club e il Whiskey a Go Go. “Un periodo interessante, c’era parecchia espressione personale in giro”, commenta il designer. Una serie di capi e accessori contemporanei e semplici nel taglio, ravvivati da dettagli arcobaleno, simboli positivi, stampe e ricami. Così la semplice sneaker bassa in pelle diventa un inno alla pace e alla spensieratezza. A cura di Angelica Pianarosa, Foto Michele Gastl.
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