Pitti Uomo kicks off the AW 11-12 menswear season this week and Trussardi dal 1911 will hold the main event with a fashion show celebrating 100 years of excellence, quality, artisan workmanship, and exquisite details for the venerable Italian fashion house. The history of Trussardi is primarily a story about its finest material: leather. Trussardi’s 100 years represent 100 years of artisan leather-working, a trade that has defined the group since 1911 when Dante Trussardi produced his first pair of leather gloves for his company. Accessories play an important part in this collection with a special capsule collection celebrating the 100th anniversary of Trussardi Group. The fashion show will be streamed live over the Internet at www.trussardi.com on Wednesday, January, 7:00 p.m. Milan time. fans of the brand will be able to order online through www.thecorner.com,some of the products celebrating Trussardi’s 100th anniversary. See a video interview with Milan Vukmirovic, the Creative Director of Trussardi dal 1911 here.