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Short Circuits on a Planetary Level | Interview with Italian Designer Stefano Mirti

Short Circuits on a Planetary Level | Interview with Italian Designer Stefano Mirti

  The Global Italian One year in the U.S., three years in Tokyo and ten years of traveling back and forth to Bangkok to visit his partner. Italian designer Stefano Mirti might be born and raised in Turin and work in Milan, but he is, without a doubt, an international designer. Even before he began...
Party Hard and Be Yourself | Interview with Turbofunk Italians RESET!

Party Hard and Be Yourself | Interview with Turbofunk Italians RESET!

  Rocoe changes gears to Turbo drive Reset! is a collective of four young DJs who divide their time between creating music and managing the business behind it.  Starting with a remix for Cassius, they’ve created parties where people have fun while listening to energy-driven happy music. The result is a fresh new genre of...
Let's buy some Happiness | Interview with Michael Scarpellini

Let’s buy some Happiness | Interview with Michael Scarpellini

Sharing Italian positivity one T-shirt at a time Michael Scarpellini and his wife Eiman Hamza have taken the Italian word “felicità” and, translating it into Happiness, have created a brand that not only stands for great clothes, but also shares a positive state of being with its employees, collaborators, customers and the founders themselves. The...
The Parallel Lives of a Young Olympian | Interview with Italian Gymnast Carlotta Ferlito

The Parallel Lives of a Young Olympian | Interview with Italian Gymnast Carlotta Ferlito

A member of the Italian artistic gymnastics team, Carlotta Ferlito is a young girl with a strong personality. She had just returned to Italy from the 19th French International FIG World Cup with a gold medal for the balance beam and a bronze for floor exercises when she had to leave again to take part to...
Rediscovering Elegance from Naples to Bali | Interview with Rocco A. Galluccio

Rediscovering Elegance from Naples to Bali | Interview with Rocco A. Galluccio

Rocco Adriano Galluccio is the founder and creative director of Alcoolique, an Italian fashion line. Rocco might be  a young guy, but he has already done a lot. While travelling across the world he has picked up the colors and flavors of different cultures and combined them with his own native Neapolitan style to produce...
Wingsuit Flying | Alexander Polli

Wingsuit Flying | Alexander Polli

A Norwegian-Italian athlete Born to a Norwegian mother and Italian father, Alexander Polli does what most of us can only dream of doing: he flies.     With the title of Human Flight Athlete, this professional base jumper dons a wingsuit to soar across mountain faces at speeds of 250 km/h (155 mph). Not content to be seen...
The Most Beautiful Job in the World | Interview with Domenico Cioffi

The Most Beautiful Job in the World | Interview with Domenico Cioffi

An Italian Fashion Designer in Amsterdam Domenico Cioffi’s eponymous clothing line has only been around since last year, but the young Italian designer who graduated from European Institute of Design in Rome in 2009  is already gaining the kind of attention usually reserved for much more established brands.       Inspired by the colors...
Lily Lapenna | Power to the Young

Lily Lapenna | Power to the Young

  International experience transformed into social enterprise. Lily Lapenna is a 32-year-old with Italian parents who was raised in London and went to a French school. But wait, it gets more exotic:  while working for an NGO in Bangladesh she witnessed the difference microfinance projects made. In 2007, she set up MyBnk, a London-based social enterprise...
Je m'en fous | Sexy / Chic by Giulia Zoppas

Je m’en fous | Sexy / Chic by Giulia Zoppas

A rising Italian fashion designer remakes Lolita in Italy My friend Giulia Zoppas is a Milanese stylist who started the Je m’en fous fashion experience in 2007 by mixing sexiness and elegance to create unique looks that are always Made in Italy.     Je m’en fous: I couldn’t care less … What Giulia can’t...
Creativity Unchained | Interview with Federico Mancosu

Creativity Unchained | Interview with Federico Mancosu

  Powered by creativity and social media How do you go from Italy to Hollywood without even taking a plane? If you’re Federico Mancosu you travel thanks to your creativity and the power of social media.  Even before Quentin Tarantino had a cast for his latest movie, Django Unchained, Federico had made a poster for...
Discovering Shades of Music | Interview with Bruno Pasini

Discovering Shades of Music | Interview with Bruno Pasini

In his 20 years of experience in the music industry, Bruno Pasini  has worked side by side with artists such as Beyonce, Bob Dylan, Whitney Houston, Madonna, Michael Jackson, and the Rolling Stones. While we might think of music as a universal language, the truth is that even these legendary artists need to be, in a...
Marcelo Burlon Talks with Antonioli and Shows Off his Latest Tees

Marcelo Burlon Talks with Antonioli and Shows Off his Latest Tees

  All’s well in the County of Milan… We introduced you to Marcelo Burlon, an all around busy and accomplished Renaissance man, when we featured his T-Shirt collection, County of Milan.     A video featuring the FW 2013-2014 edition of the collection is out.  Featuring Marcelo Burlon dancing along with models and personalities to...