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Style Spotlight: Margherita Missoni
Sunday, April 03TH, 2011 by connieanna
The fact that Margherita Maccapani Missoni was born with an innate sense of style isn't really surprising considering her roots. Margherita is the eldest child of Angela, the current creative director and driving force of the Missoni family design business, and Margherita's grandparents are Rosita and Ottavio Missoni, the founders of the world renowned brand. (Missoni is truly a family affair, Margherita's uncle Luca is head of Missoni Menswear and her uncle Vittorio is the company's Marketing Director). As Margherita tells it, Ottavio--or Tai--was the creative mind behind the famous Missoni...
Style Spotlight: Anna Dello Russo
Thursday, December 09TH, 2010 by connieanna
Anna Dello Russo in Balmain Photographed by Tommy Ton for Style.com (via AnnaDelloRusso.Com) Street Style Photographers and a Fearless Fashion Sense Have Put Vogue Nippon's Anna Dello Russo on the Map "I don't want to be cool. I want to be fashion!" proclaims the header on Anna Dello Russo's website. Anyone familiar with Dello Russo's personal style wouldn't doubt this statement for a moment. And while the editor-at-large and creative consultant of Vogue Nippon isn't a household name--yet--she is certainly a star in fashion and certain internet circles. Dello Russo owes a lot of her...
Italian Style
Monday, July 26TH, 2010 by admin
Italian Style: Renaissance, Raphael Giorgio Armani, the renowned Italian designer, once said of style: "The essence of style is a simple way of saying something complex." Armani has certainly distilled the essence of Italian style into his clothing, but Italy in itself is a country where style reigned supreme long before the advent of today's mega-designers. Since medieval times and even before, Italians have made it a point to dress with elegance, as is evident from the paintings of the Italian Renaissance period. Italian Style: Sophia Loren In the last century, Italian movies, which...
Antico Setificio Fiorentino
Thursday, August 14TH, 2008 by admin
The House of Antico Setificio Fiorentino Antico Setificio Fiorentino, nestled in the historic gardens of the San Frediano area of Florence, Italy, is home to centuries old looms and antique silks. Visiting the inner dominions of Antico Setificio is like stepping back in time to the era of the Renaissance when finery was perhaps at its best. A magical aura pervades the showroom. It is not hard for visitors to imagine the Renaissance Kings and Queens and noble families of the era, garbed in the sort of finery displayed in this place.The beginnings of Antico Setificio Fiorentino date back to a...
Italian Influence on American Glamour
Thursday, August 14TH, 2008 by admin
From the 1950's to Today, Italy's Influence is Prominent In the 1950 and 1960 decades, Americans were greatly influenced by Italian automobiles, film producers and fashion designers. Italian trendsetters dictated what Americans drove, what they wore and how they looked. The American public was buying items that originated in Italy. The First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, loved fashions by designer Oleg Cassini. People were greatly influenced by the hats, suits and jackets worn by Jackie.   Italian film producers had a great impact on American's interest in the...
An Italian tribute to fashion, design and creativity It's a book. No, it's a paper object, where pages are not exactly pages, and where bidimensionality encounters tridimensionality. Vintage vinyl dolls collection It's about fashion dolls. It's an ad in favor of the ubiquitous, vinylic, American, curvaceous fashion doll everybody knows. No, it's a display of selected vintage fashion dolls from private collections in Italy. It's catalogic. No, it's an imaginary and elusive defile' of dolls in an imaginary room, whose walls are colored in full, smashing colors and...
Video of Sexy Italian Women
Wednesday, August 13TH, 2008 by admin
Sexy Videos Above : Sexy Italian legs Elena Santarelli: Max Calendar ! Amazing video! Max Calendar 2006 - The most popular videos are here Aida Yespica doing what she does best! Wow.   A video of Manuela Arcuri on the job. Funny video! Click twice to watch. Federica Felini singing "Je t'aime" Elisabetta Canalis! Another Video of Elisabetta Canalis! Federica Ridolfi commercial spots. Whatever she's selling, I'm sold. Giorgia Palmas collage. Linda Santaguida One sexy Italian Grandmother!...
Italian Sexy Women
Wednesday, August 13TH, 2008 by admin
Italy's Sexiest Women See also Dan's 50 best list 50 Sexier Italian women list Italian showgirl Elisabetta Canalis and boyfriend George Clooney.Italy's sexiest women all come from the television business. In most cases, they started off their careers as showgirls/dancers in popular tv programmes. This phenomenon has become such a custom in Italy that these girls were given particular names after the programmes from veline to letterine, to schedine and so on. This was the necessary first step for thesewomen to gain their popularity. Some of these lovely ladies...
Luisa Casati, Fashion Pioneer The Marchesa Casati Marchesa Casati was painted by Boldini and John Singer Sargent, wore clothes designed by Fortuny and Poiret, held wild and extravagant parties and kept tigers as pets. A fascinating, eccentric woman, she had an excessive and extravagant lifestyle. She helped many great artists in her lifetime and  eventually became a renowned patroness of the arts as well as a fashion legend. The daughter of a wealthy 'cottonieri' or cotton merchant, Luisa Casati was born in 1881. Her parents died young and she and her sister, Francesca, were raised by...
Fashion Week Recap New York
Tuesday, August 12TH, 2008 by admin
If there was one consistent thread running throughout the Fall shows, it was respect for women. Women were made to look mysterious, alluring, beautiful. There was a conjoined effort for women to look good, feel good about themselves, show some pride and class, uniformly from every collection. This year's collections are going to be the benchmark, and reflect the pride of the American History of fashion for a long time to come. moda fashion new york italy Some big trends were spotted runway wide in New York last week. Some big big news in...

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