Demanumea – When a bag becomes a masterpiece 

“Our uniqueness is the most precious gift we have. The only way to be different is to be unique.” This is how DEMANUMEA describes itself. The only company in the world creating artbags, all fruit of collaborations with artists like painters, sculptors, goldsmiths, who customize them and turn them into irreplaceable masterpieces. The heart of these…

Totême / The new classics

Elegance, such as style in general, is a very personal thing: for some it means pompous gowns, for some others it is minimalism. I’m with the last ones, I’m a seeker of simplicity, in everything, not only in my wardrobe. Functional fashion is becoming even more and more the new “classic”, because once you’re comfortable…

Summer dreams 

Finally it’s that time of the year when we start feeling young wild and free, fresh and renewed, ready to conquer the beaches of the world, getting rid of the thousands of clothes that covered us during the long winter months. Yeah, it’s not always that perfect, but true that summer brings that dreamy and…

5 noteworthy design works to put on your list

In occasion of the upcoming Salone del Mobile in Milan, I’d like to share here 5 outstanding design creations by some of the most prominent artists of the last years. Check out! The Hoff by Norvegian duo Morten & Jonas in collaboration with Kioshi Yamamoto. A playful and colorful, but still minimal, modular sofa that…

Khaite, elegance 2.0

When we talk about elegance, sometimes we just underestimate the real meaning of it. It is not just wearing a tailleur or a dress or heels which makes it smart, it is the way you wear it, how you feel and what you express, but especially the way you behave. So I think elegance is…

Twins Florence, minimalism made in Italy

Grown up in the real “Made in Italy” spirit, the Tuscan designer Linda Calugi, after a graduation in architecture and several years working as a stylist, decided to found to a personal brand in partnership with her family’s leather manufacturer Mussardi spa, Twins Florence. Gist of her works is the focus on craftmanship, androgyny, silhouettes’ purity…

HALF, the new project by Cuatro Cuatros for Missana

Half, inspired by Japanese aesthetics and the Gestalt psychology (the whole is greater than the sum of its parts), is the new oak wooden chair designed by Cuatro Cuatros’ creatives. Half semi circular legs shaped in “halves” and seat perfectly complement each other and they end up creating a full circle when placed next to each…

Today inspired by: XXL

Do you have sweaters, trousers, hoodies, t-hirts….everything which is two or three sizes bigger than yours and you think you can wear it only at home while couching and drinking a hot tea and reading a book? Well, good news! One of the top trends of the last seasons is the “baggy” and “comfy”. Add…

TRINHBECX, color-power at the Amsterdam MBFW

The young Trinhbecx duo brought my excitement at the highest levels and fulfilled all my expectations. The A/W 2017 collection they presented during MBFW Amsterdam was just my favorite, without exceptions. The whole atmosphere was an energetic explosion, starting from the models, the music and the catwalk ending with the groundbreaking looks, which were all a…

Paltò, “The Coat Factory”

Throwback to XIX Century, when the word paltò was still used to define that garment which has become through the years a symbol of timeless elegance: the coat. “A paltò is not something you just wear: you have to use it respecting its distinctive features, characteristics able to inspire unique emotions to those who can enhance such…