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GG Flag Collection for UNICEF | Gucci

GG Flag Collection for UNICEF | Gucci

    What’s the best way to breathe some fresh air into a luxury standard? Designing a collection that will benefit a good cause! That’s the case with the GG Flag Collection, the new collection of t-shirts and accessories from Gucci. Designed by Creative Director Frida Giannini, the collection supports UNICEF’s “School for Asia” program,...
Multichair | Joe Colombo x B-Line

Multichair | Joe Colombo x B-Line

  What makes the Multichair designed by Joe Colombo and produced by B-Line Italia such a unique piece that it is part of the permanent collection of not just one, but two of New York’s top museums? Probably because it shows all the characteristics that have made Italian design so famous: versatility, simplicity and creativity. As...
Francesco Margaroli | Reality Sucks, but Film Will Never Die (Maybe)

Francesco Margaroli | Reality Sucks, but Film Will Never Die (Maybe)

Interview with Italian Photographer Francesco Margaroli The first time I saw Francesco Margaroli’s photos, I immediately fell in love with them. I don’t know if it was because of the variety of his subjects, which range from industrial architecture to simple details of everyday life, or because of the clear and simple way he presents them. Probably...
Ariel Scarf | Cristian Grossi x Pinko

Ariel Scarf | Cristian Grossi x Pinko

  Described by Vogue as “walking the line between art and fashion,” the new Pinko scarves designed by the Italian fashion illustrator and designer Cristian Grossi are a unique summer must which you cannot miss. These stylish accessories are characterized by vivid colors and retro patterns that have a fun 60s vibe and are suitable...
Scuola Furano | An Innovative Expression of Italian House Music

Scuola Furano | An Innovative Expression of Italian House Music

  If you are a house music addict and at the same time you like pop and dance rhythms, you should definitely know Scuola Furano. If you don’t, this is your chance to add some great new tracks to your personal music collection and discover how the music you love dancing to is created.  ...
Parrot Proust Sommelier Corkscrew | A di Alessi

Parrot Proust Sommelier Corkscrew | A di Alessi

  Since I’ve never been a great cook, the corkscrew is one of the kitchen tools I use the most to make sure that my guests enjoy my dinners.  This Parrot corkscrew by Alessi has to be the one that best captures the color and humor of a great Italian dinner between friends. Designed by...
Topolino | Vintage Italian Mickey Mouse Comic

Topolino | Vintage Italian Mickey Mouse Comic

When most people think of their childhood they remember which was their favorite day of the week: for many Italian kids it was Tuesday, because that was the first day of football training; for other Italian children it was Saturday since that was the last day of the school week; yet other kids used to...
SS 2012 Streetwear T-shirts | Monoty

SS 2012 Streetwear T-shirts | Monoty

  Refresh  your hottest summer days with a blast of irony and creativity!  For its Spring and Summer 2012 collection, the Italian  streetwear brand Monoty Clothing designed a set of irresistible t-shirts featuring simple graphics and catchy phrases. The entire collection expresses Italian streetwear style through the combination of just a few shapes and colors....
Bianco Trash | Luca Pizzaroni on view at Fred Torres New York

Bianco Trash | Luca Pizzaroni on view at Fred Torres New York

Italian Luca Pizzaroni talks to us. His Fred Torres exhibit shows if some art can be considered garbage then garbage can be considered art.
F1 Bicycle | UCY

F1 Bicycle | UCY

  If there’s one thing Italians do really well when it comes to design it’s minimalism.  New Italian bicycle brand UCY brings this clean aesthetic to 2 wheels with the F1 bicycle.  When a passion for elegant design meets dedication to high-quality manufacturing, the result is this amazing redesign of the traditional bicycle.  Going beyond...