Last week, the sartorially savvy gods descended on the streets of Florence for the biannual menswear trade fair, Pitti Uomo. The world premier menswear festival has wrapped its 87th edition in a hail of inspiring, ambitious styling splendor. The event itself, represents not only the best place to establish professional contacts, but also an opportunity to preen and be seen. As such, everyone’s style game benefits from a staggering number of dandified menswear lovers that stick to what they know best and opt for a combination of innovative and traditional menswear. If you are unsure of which shades you should be sporting this winter, all you need to do is have a quick browse through this year’s Pitti Uomo collections, and you’ll find the answer. As for accessorizing, while the majority of men seem to opt for classical, rounder frames on their shades, there’s still evidence that a pair of square sunglasses comes with plenty of swag. After scrolling through various street style shots that surface on the net around this time of the year, we’ve made a selection of our favorites.

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