Italians have long loved the popular sport of motor racing. Why wouldn’t they? The country is home to one of the longest running events on the Formula One schedule, which takes place this weekend in Monza. With its notoriously tricky track, the 1922-built autodome in Monza, which is situated just north of Milan, is often known to shake up the rankings among the drivers. It’s the perfect place for a weekend jaunt filled with thrills.
To fit in with the racing crowd, look to the actual drivers for inspiration: driving shoes, zippered jackets and colorful caps, preferably sporting the shades of your favorite team. To fit in with the racing crowd, look to the actual drivers for inspiration: driving shoes, zippered jackets and colorful caps, preferably sporting the shades of your favorite team. For the male enthusiasts, pick up a proper bomber jackets like the ones by Pirelli PZero. If you can’t be the one behind the wheel, at least dress the part! This tough outerwear piece matches well with a with a pair of lace-ups in suede such as the iconic ones by Sabelt.
For female fanatics, a borrowed-from-the-boys fitted leather jacket with matching mocassins are just the way to go. One good option is a pair of animal-print loafers by Carshoe; they come in leopard or python print and are just what is takes to cross the finish line….in style!
Italy’s Wonders: Join us on our weekends wandering around marvelous Italy, to celebrate the country where yoox.com started its adventure in 2000. Bon voyage!
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