Newsboy Caps Dominated Street Style at Pitti Uomo

Berets are so 2018.
Author:
Publish date:
Newsboy caps at Pitti Uomo. Photos: Imaxtree

Newsboy caps at Pitti Uomo. Photos: Imaxtree

After a sartorially stacked few days in London, the menswear pack flocked to Florence, Italy, for the Pitti Uomo trade show. As per usual, the biannual fair welcomed a generously patterned and well-suited spread of lads from all of the world: There were mixed plaids aplenty, along with finely tailored wool coats, highlighter-hued scarves, covetable cross-bodies, ankle-baring cargo pants and slick leather bombers. Altogether, it was a smorgasbord of dapper delights. 

To top it off (literally), many of the men scattered about the Italian streets wore newsboy caps. The old-timey accessories were spotted in an array of tweeds and autumnal shades, and were paired with everything from bright cardigans to cuffed jeans. Though the hats didn't outnumber winter's go-to knitted beanie, it was refreshing to see attendees experimenting with a headpiece other than a beret. Will this trend carry over into Milan and Paris? To be determined. 

See our favorite street style looks from Pitti Uomo in the gallery below, and stay tuned for more street style coverage from the men's shows in Europe, along with couture happening in Paris, as well.

In case you missed it, catch up on street style from London Fashion Week Men's in the gallery below.

Sign up for our daily newsletter and get the latest industry news in your inbox every day.