At nine years old, Loris Vestrucci decided that he wanted to become a tailor. Starting from the bottom, he learnt from the tailoring maestro Mealli before becoming a superb apprentice. It was his mentor Giuntini that taught him how to cut fabric and to master the subtleties and refinements of the Florentine sartorial school, that even today, 70 years after the beginning of his career, Vestrucci puts into his own creations. Today this tailor creates, in pure style and with an unmistakeably Florentine technique, jackets and ready-to-wear and made-to-measure clothing, as well as offering a large range of shirts, ties, pocket squares and accessories that make up the complex aesthetics of this century’s Florentine gentleman.
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