Posts Tagged: milano

Francesco Bordin’s “Twins Set”

This project could have been titled, The Other You, as Italian Creative Director, Francesco Bordin, plays with your eye and your head

Francesco Bordin’s “Twins Set”

This project could have been titled, The Other You, as Italian Creative Director, Francesco Bordin, plays with your eye and your head

Alejandro Santiago: Crossing Fashion Borders

A tequila connoisseur with a fetish for the femme-fetale and the precision of a scientist. Mexican-born Alejandro Santiago is crossing

Alejandro Santiago: Crossing Fashion Borders

A tequila connoisseur with a fetish for the femme-fetale and the precision of a scientist. Mexican-born Alejandro Santiago is crossing

Tailoring the Times: Corneliani + Technology

Long before the Armani suit – aka, an adjective for men expensively suited – there was a Corneliani team of tailors and bespoke thinkers in a small city east of Milan. Mantua, a city rich in art and history, was

Tailoring the Times: Corneliani + Technology

Long before the Armani suit – aka, an adjective for men expensively suited – there was a Corneliani team of tailors and bespoke thinkers in a small city east of Milan. Mantua, a city rich in art and history, was

The Maison Mansion: A Renzo for Ready-to-Wear

Call him a New Yorker and he’d be dazzled. Of the infinite visitors to NYC one more has left his heart and continues to return while threading the spirit of American culture into his ready-to-wear collection. Less than three years

The Maison Mansion: A Renzo for Ready-to-Wear

Call him a New Yorker and he’d be dazzled. Of the infinite visitors to NYC one more has left his heart and continues to return while threading the spirit of American culture into his ready-to-wear collection. Less than three years

public heat

This week the temperature has risen to record highs. With scarce AC, neither in my apartment nor rarely in a bar, it is beginning to feel like Africa. Two days ago my refrigerator decided to quit. Walked off the job

public heat

This week the temperature has risen to record highs. With scarce AC, neither in my apartment nor rarely in a bar, it is beginning to feel like Africa. Two days ago my refrigerator decided to quit. Walked off the job

PIZZA NAPOLETANA

You might call Milan the Manhattan of Italy, where eating out  is a way of life for this fast pace hub. Of course the Milanese cook, but more than any other city in Italy, Milanese enjoy a social dine. Happy

PIZZA NAPOLETANA

You might call Milan the Manhattan of Italy, where eating out  is a way of life for this fast pace hub. Of course the Milanese cook, but more than any other city in Italy, Milanese enjoy a social dine. Happy

MARANGONI 2011 – Fashion Show

Leave it to art students to splash around in color and fabric. And this band of fashion designers did some cannon balls in a pool of blues and oranges at acclaimed fashion at acclaimed fashion warehouse, Superstudio Piu, for the

MARANGONI 2011 – Fashion Show

Leave it to art students to splash around in color and fabric. And this band of fashion designers did some cannon balls in a pool of blues and oranges at acclaimed fashion at acclaimed fashion warehouse, Superstudio Piu, for the

Lunch in Lugano

Maybe it was the overcast backdrop, or that my sidekick was absent, or maybe Italy has spoiled me but I left Lugano disappointed. It is a wet footprint of Italy on a French trail in a German forest. Certainly, I

Lunch in Lugano

Maybe it was the overcast backdrop, or that my sidekick was absent, or maybe Italy has spoiled me but I left Lugano disappointed. It is a wet footprint of Italy on a French trail in a German forest. Certainly, I

Trend forecasted.

As a brief follow up to my previous posting in April, Via Window, where I mention my prediction on the up and coming transformation of the window mannequin, I have in fact foreseen correctly! I suppose something about New York

Trend forecasted.

As a brief follow up to my previous posting in April, Via Window, where I mention my prediction on the up and coming transformation of the window mannequin, I have in fact foreseen correctly! I suppose something about New York

king and I

I was very pleased to get a response from Signor Doonan. Simon that is. It was likely one of his peons. However, it did boost my drive to surge forward and tackle this new creative direction I’m after. So, Saturday

king and I

I was very pleased to get a response from Signor Doonan. Simon that is. It was likely one of his peons. However, it did boost my drive to surge forward and tackle this new creative direction I’m after. So, Saturday

Brunch with I.

I was out last night drinking from a bottle of vodka in the middle of a side street flooded with designers moving and flirting stylishly amongst each other with a mariachi band

Brunch with I.

I was out last night drinking from a bottle of vodka in the middle of a side street flooded with designers moving and flirting stylishly amongst each other with a mariachi band