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…

Beaufille, finesse Canadienne

Synonym for refinement and high class handmade luxury, this ready- to-wear and accessory line launched by two canadian sisters Parris and Chloé Gordon, is the perfect representation of elegance and stylishness. Oversized layers, bell bottoms, natural and technical, soft and rigid fabrics live together and create super chic contrasts for a sophisticated woman. In fact…

Rejina Pyo and her architectural fashion world

Fashion and architecture. Is that possible? I mean, how could you bound clothes to constructions? Actually it’s not such a strange connection, it can create idiosyncratic effects, but avant-garde without any doubt. This Korean London based designer has found the perfect formula by adding her passion for modern art and architecture to her creations.  In…

Mansur Gavriel-Handmade minimalism

2012. Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel give birth to their New York designed and Italian-made brand. Main items are the bags, maybe the most beloved accessories by women. A bag can turn the saddest girl into the most thrilled lady of the world, that’s why the mantra behind Mansur Gavriel’s creations is: “happy girl, happy…