The Menswear Guest Designer at Pitti Uomo 91 is Tim Coppens.
“It’s an incredible honor to be selected as the Menswear Guest Designer for Pitti Uomo 91. Following in the footsteps of so many great designers, I’m very excited to show my collection on the most prestigious international stage that is Pitti Uomo and I look forward to sharing this exceptional moment in January!” Tim Coppens
Tim Coppens was born in Belgium and graduated from the acclaimed Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp. He has worked with various prestigious luxury and sports-performance brands before founding his own label in New York in 2012. Barneys New York immediately ordered his first collection and international retailers followed suit.
Since his first season, Tim Coppens has received strong support and praise from both retailers and press. WWD selected him as part of the “10 of Tomorrow” Rising Stars.
The brand is a blend of craftsmanship, tailoring and athletic references. The energy of the city, street culture, as well as a pulse that feels the present and the future are sources of inspiration.