What do you wear when visiting Pitti Umo in Florence? It is the world’s largest menswear fashion trade show. For the Europeans attending it, it was all about wearing linen suits for the summer. Linen is easily the key to staying cool in the sweltering heat this year for Europe.
Today it’s going to be 36 degrees in Milan and 40 degrees in Spain, what do you wear to work these days?
At present, it is getting hot in Milan and Florence up to 36 degrees. So how does a guy go about his meetings without breaking a sweat too much? Keeping cool this summer requires planning.
how to choose your suit
At Pitti Umo I saw men of all sizes wearing linen suits. From tight-fitting suits to large sizes. The men walked around at 32 degrees very calm, happy and confident. I was so hot in my T-shirt and Dolce & Gabbana skirt. Men nailed it when it comes to wearing linen suits in everything from brown to dusty pink to bright red and white. There were so many great style inspirations for men of all ages. for linen summer weddings is our top pick.
sweat free style
Familiar clothing for hot days is the breathable fabrics like cashmere and silk worn by Niccol here today. At 32 degrees Niccolo didn’t even sweat much. Sockless loafers are her top tips for maintaining a pretty casual day here in Italy. Don’t forget to use a good antiperspirant deodorant often.
Nikko Always lives and dresses in Italian lifestyle. A great example of embracing your first linen suit.
There was no sign of this heat wave in the pitti. All the men were telling me that good quality linen doesn’t mean you can’t layer the dress. Like Filipos of Greece in his whimsical red suit.
Her top suggestion is to start wearing bright powerful colors and pair them with Louis Vuitton sockless loafers. They have 300 strong team members who create linen suits in endless quantities for all ages and genders.
Don’t forget your leather tote bag, too.
men over fifty
Fifty-plus men were stealing the show for making an extra extra effort with regards to layering your linen suit.
there is no gender limit
I noticed that these two go around every couple of hours in the same style of linen suit but change all the time. So if you want to choose mix and match outfit. Then look to these two as inspiration on how to wear a linen suit. Be sure to wear light clothing and especially a white suit. They are a bit transparent so choose your underwear wisely.
Choose the same skin-tone fabric to hide your undergarments.
Don’t worry about that linen crease that’s part of the chic allure of it all.
Add a Hat and Sandals
Here many men paired their linen suits with hats. We opt for Stetson hats because they are durable and last many moments of heat. They have a silk that is perfect for hot days.
These are Moroccan straw sandals. They look amazing with linen suits. Very Monaco and superyacht friendly. or if you’re going fort dei marmique in Tuscany.
And the very popular Birkenstock took center stage at Pitti as far as sandals are concerned. Dress up your summer suit and head to Tuscany for some food, food and classic driving.
MenStyleFashion visited Tuscany in the Siena area last week.
For those who want amazing social media images in their linen suit. Look no further to see the Palazzo staged here in Italy.