How Menswear Maestro Umit Benan Became One of Milan’s Most Exciting Designers
Mar 20, 2023
Umit Benan made his name young, hitting the menswear scene with his eponymous label in 2009 and winning Pitti Uomo’s distinguished Who Is On Next? award that same year with his second collection, all by age 30. In the years since his debut, the Milan-based designer has earned considerable acclaim, said goodbye to fashion shows and then returned to the runway—opening Milan in 2018 with a collection titled “God Is Black”—and introduced, in 2019, his Umit Benan B+ collection of luxe, sharply tailored unisex garments, from knitwear to suiting to double-breasted cashmere overcoats. Read more at Robb Report.