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Crumpled Sky Map | Palomar

Crumpled Sky Map | Palomar

  With its Crumpled Sky Map, Italian design group Palomar invites dreamers to stare into the starry night and identify constellations. The inspiration for this new project comes from a line Italian author Italo Calvino’s Palomar, “When it is a beautiful starry night Mr. Palomar says, “I must go and look at the stars.” That...
Gold Edition Macramé Lace Bracelet | Cruciani

Gold Edition Macramé Lace Bracelet | Cruciani

  Originally from the seaside town of Forte dei Marmi, Cruciani macramé lace bracelets have become a must in Italy and over the past year have hit stateside as well. The latest offering from the Italian jeweler is their super limited Gold Edition. What makes the Gold Edition so special are 18K gold beads crafted...
Hologram Collection | Tee Trend

Hologram Collection | Tee Trend

  Have you ever imagined how the idols you’ve always looked to for style guidance would wear today’s trends? Thanks to the Hologram collection by Italian t-shirt label Tee Trend, you can proudly show just what it would look like if John Lennon, Audrey Hepburn or Jack Nicholson decided to follow today’s obsession with mirrored...
iPhone Gate Cover | Giovanna Battaglia x Case Scenario

iPhone Gate Cover | Giovanna Battaglia x Case Scenario

  Designed by Italian fashion personality Giovanna Battaglia in collaboration with the tech-protect experts of Case Scenario, the iPhone Gate Cover is the perfect solution for a glamorous and elegant phone. A successful model for Dolce & Gabbana since her teenage years, Giovanna is currently a freelance stylist, editor of L’Uomo Vogue and an overall fashion superstar....
Andrea Suede Hi Boots | Pulchrum!

Andrea Suede Hi Boots | Pulchrum!

  Exclusively made in Italy, the Fall Winter 2013/14  collection from Pulchrum! features the Andrea suede boot in richly saturated colors that are reminiscent of falling leaves and dark skies. The brand’s name comes from the Latin noun pulcher-pulchra-pulchrum which means “beautiful thing” and encapsulates their quest for beauty.  Combining experience, taste, intuition and functionality,...
Amante Bicycle Gold Edition | Abici

Amante Bicycle Gold Edition | Abici

  If your bicycle has always been your most precious possession, but you dream of riding through the city on an even more stylish and luxe version, Abici’s Amante Gold Edition Bicycle will make you the most on the saddle. Available for him and for her, the Abici Amante Gold combines 24 carat gold plated...
Curl Lamp | Sebastian Bergne x Luceplan

Curl Lamp | Sebastian Bergne x Luceplan

  Designed by Sebastian Bergne, the Curl Lamp is an original creation made in Italy by Luceplan. With a concise and complex design, Curl combines functionality, interaction and play. Made with modern materials, the lamp contains a special LED module that allows users to regulate the white light temperature from 2400 to 3500 degrees Kelvin. The...
Penne alla Vodka | Vintage Italian Pasta

Penne alla Vodka | Vintage Italian Pasta

A vintage craving When I close my eyes and imagine a vintage flavor that makes my mouth water I think of Penne alla Vodka. With a distinct and unforgettable taste, this dish is traditionally made with pasta, tomato sauce, heavy cream, vodka, bacon, grana padano cheese and a pinch of red pepper.     Origins of...
Instagram Addicted | Top 10 Italian Instagram Accounts to Follow

Instagram Addicted | Top 10 Italian Instagram Accounts to Follow

The Best Italian Instagramers Thanks to Instagram and smartphone photography, anyone can share the colors, shapes, objects, people and scenes that make up their day. With so many people from around the world active on Instagram, it’s hard to sort out the most interesting users from the mess of pre-teen selfies, blurry puppy dog pics...
Giraffe Chair | Elisa Berger x De Alberti

Giraffe Chair | Elisa Berger x De Alberti

      Have you ever dreamed of journeying to the plains of the African savannah? Well, thanks to Italian designer Elisa Berger’s Giraffe Chair, made by De Alberti, now you don’t have to go on safari to add a touch of the wild to your life. Combining the structure of a chair with the...