Milan chic, Fortela.


Milan chic, Fortela.

There’s no doubt that Alessandro Squarzi has left his mark on the fashion scene. His masterful amalgamations of vintage American styles with Italian flare have turned heads around the world. Currently, 130,000 people follow him on Instagram. Fortela is the fruit of his success. Vintage denim, which he’s worn for years, hand-stitched chinos, modern military shirts all bear his mark. Each item is so unique that often there’s only one, giving customers a once-in-a-lifetime encounter with Fortela.

Words: Kiyoe Sakamoto

Address: Via Merzo 17, 20129 Milano
Tel: 02-2024-5500
Access: Porta Venezia
Opening hours: 3pm-8pm (Monday), 11am-8pm (Tuesday-Saturday)
Closed: Sunday
©Frankie Vaughan A 1980’s style military shirt arranged with embroidery and badges.
©Frankie Vaughan From t-shirts to pants and even leather bags, every item for the casual adult. Ever-popular denim.
©Frankie Vaughan The frank and popular Alessandro Squarzi.


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