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Marcello Mastroianni | Vintage Italian Movie Star

Marcello Mastroianni | Vintage Italian Movie Star

Vintage Italian Movie Talent   Every time I hear the name Marcello Mastroianni, I remember my grandmother’s words: “He was an incredible actor and a kind man with an irresistible charm.” Yes, she was lucky enough to meet him and receive his autograph when her house was used as a film location. Most of us weren’t...
Electric Bicycle | Velocicletta

Electric Bicycle | Velocicletta

From an old bicycle to a vintage tailored Velocicletta Would you like the vintage bicycle that sits forgotten in your garage to suddenly be given new life? Now even the laziest guys who normally let their bicycles gather dust can ride through the streets of the city with Velocicletta, the Italian bicycle with an electric motor.  ...
Carrera by Jimmy Choo Sunglasses Collection | Jimmy Choo x Carrera

Carrera by Jimmy Choo Sunglasses Collection | Jimmy Choo x Carrera

  Jimmy Choo continues to impress thanks to his new collaboration with the famous Italian sunglass brand Carrera.  Whether embellished with metallic glitter or printed in gold leopard, this latest creation from a designer known for red carpet worthy refinement showcases a perfect mix of glam and elegance. With a classic wayfarer shape and glamorous...
Handprinted T-shirts | Myboo

Handprinted T-shirts | Myboo

  Graphic t-shirts with original prints never go out of style. That’s why we love the witty designs of young Italian brand Myboo. Handprinted in Italy, the Myboo collection includes a wide variety of t-shirts for him and for her. Two of our favorites are the Lipstick and Mustaches models. With the phrase “My lipstick...
Digital Inspiration from the Dark Side of the Kitchen | Interview with Graphic Designers Giuliano Antonio Lo Re & Matteo Gallinelli

Digital Inspiration from the Dark Side of the Kitchen | Interview with Graphic Designers Giuliano Antonio Lo Re & Matteo Gallinelli

An original idea While we have always been intrigued by the mystery surrounding the night sky, stars and planets, Italian digital artists Giuliano Antonio Lo Re and Matteo Gallinelli invite us to take a look at this distant world  through an unexpected lens. Using ordinary household frying pans, the graphic designers created celestial bodies for...
Under My Skin | Lucia Giacani

Under My Skin | Lucia Giacani

Veterinary photoshoot Lucia Giacani is an Italian talented photographer known for her multi-faceted visions of women. Her female eye has taken things to a new level with the project Under My Skin made for Vogue IT.     Incorporating the crude with elegance, Lucia Giacani’s photos feature a model whose make-up and hair is done in...
My Best Friend 3D Jewelry | Biscaro & Fioravanti x Maison 203

My Best Friend 3D Jewelry | Biscaro & Fioravanti x Maison 203

    We often read articles about the experiments with 3D printers, but we never expected to see jewels printed in 3D. Created by Italian designers Giorgio Biscaro and Odoardo Fioravanti for Maison 203, My Best Friend (MYBF) is an amazing collection of 3D rings and earrings with fine lines similar to the shapes of traditional...
2014 500c GQ Edition | Fiat

2014 500c GQ Edition | Fiat

  Have you always thought that the Fiat 500 was a car for sissies? Well, not anymore. The latest edition from the famous Italian carmaker is the new 500c GQ edition for gentlemen. The convertible car, made by the GQ men’s magazine team, features an aggressively stylish design and will become available in 2014. With...
How to Enjoy the Italian Aperitif | 5 tips for an Italian Style Happy Hour

How to Enjoy the Italian Aperitif | 5 tips for an Italian Style Happy Hour

The perfect Italian cocktail hour What does an Italian do after a long day of work? Well, an Italian certainly doesn’t go home without having an aperitif  [aperitivo] with friends. Drinking, eating, chatting and toasting the end of the day are the basic ingredients for an Italian happy hour. Here are five tips to enjoy...
Corsa Chronograph Watch | CT Scuderia

Corsa Chronograph Watch | CT Scuderia

  Inspired by the dashboard of a high-performance sports car, Italian brand CT Scuderia presents the Corsa Chronograph watch. Designed by Enrico Margaritelli, this luxury timepiece combines the excitement of the racetrack and the precision of top technology to bring the world of elite racing to your wrist. Handcrafted in Switzerland, the chronograph is made...
Francy Hi-Top Sneakers Fall / Winter 2013 | Golden Goose Deluxe

Francy Hi-Top Sneakers Fall / Winter 2013 | Golden Goose Deluxe

  For Fall / Winter 2013 one of our favorite Italian brands, Golden Goose Deluxe, brings back its popular Francy Hi-Top Sneakers in new colors and patterns.  At first sight you might think this is another take on the zebra design, but take a closer look and you’ll see that this black and white sneaker...
Idae Extreme Notebook | arcHITects

Idae Extreme Notebook | arcHITects

  Have you always dreamed of taking notes while diving into the sea or scaling a snowy peak? While you might be a little less adventurous than these situations suggest, if you like the outdoors now you can jot down your impressions on nature without having to worry about destroying your pad of paper thanks...