Designers chose to host their runways in the most unexpected places on Sunday, like Sunnei, which unveiled its collection among the giant pillars holding up a motorway, and Palm Angels, which opted to show in the metro.
Milan has lost Prada, MSGM and N°21. Giorgio Armani, however, will be there in force, both opening and closing the event, which welcomes four new names: Youser, David Catalan, Edithmarcel and Miguel Vieira.
Giorgio Armani has altered the time and location of its signature menswear show on June 17 in the upcoming Milan menswear catwalk season, significantly helping to anchor the final day of Milano Moda Uomo.
Farfetch is still loss-making as it invests in growth and that growth is certainly explosive at present with revenue surging as it adds brands and customers, and launches new developments at a frenetic pace.
The luxury menswear label closed 2018 with net income of €34 million (+4%) and is forecasting further growth in 2019, after acquiring a stake in Thom Browne and striking e-tail partnerships with Farfetch and Tmall.