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Once described as something concocted in David Lynch’s dreams, the femme fatale Lana Del Rey is almost set to release her eagerly anticipated Tropico film… as well as her second album Ultraviolence for 2014.
Quinoa, Amaranth, Buckwheat and Chia have been providing essential nutrients, vitamins, energy, and fiber to humanity for centuries. Known as “Ancient Grains” they are not grains, here we will explain to you what they are and what to do with them.
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity
Proving that you don’t have to be flashing flesh to cause a online storm strong enough to break Vevo, Lorde’s video for new single ‘Team’ managed to crash her own Vevo channel.
2013 is the anniversary of two opera great’s: Wagner and Verdi. La Scala’s 2012/13 season opened with Lohengrin, by the former, but this year, the historic Milanese theatre pays tribute to the great Italian composer with one of his best loved operas: La Traviata.
Benedict Cumberbatch is looking hot wearing Dolce&Gabbana on the red carpet of ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ premiere in Los Angeles this week.
Every day Swide will choose one of the wonderful family pictures uploaded on the #DGFAMILY website, to share some of that love we’ve seen in family pictures with our readers.
Personalize your Christmas this year by making your very own Christmas decorations. Swide gives you some tips on how to make them, oh and lest I forget they’re a prefect treat too, as they’re all 100% edible!
Opera season is high and nigh, and about to be crowned by one of the most glamorous events of the season, the opening of La Scala in Milan.
After your ride, your motorcycle helmet is the single most important piece of kit you will own so it’s worth taking the time to choose the best model for you. Swide chooses the top 10 motorcycle helmets for 2014.
It’s hard to believe that it’s that time again; The Miami Art Basel 2013 is underway, showcasing the world’s best art and design. Here is Swide’s Guide to events you can’t miss, both art and party.
What’s the problem? In the light of Tom Daley’s revelations, today’s guy is wondering if YouTube is an effective way of revealing an important piece of his true identity.
Swide takes you on tour with the best Italian restaurants abroad: let’s head to Paris at Il Carpaccio, 1 Michelin star.
Haven’t you forgotten something? Ah yes, the present for your special lady. The horror of the prospect of getting it wring is the cause of you putting it off? Don’t fret; Swide has 10 perfect gifts for whatever type of lady makes your day a better day.
From North to South, the diversity of Italy is expressed also by the variety of food served in one of the most important occasions of the year: Christmas. Here is what you will eat if you’ll spend Christmas in Italy- first courses- or primi as they are known in Italy.
With Christmas Day approaching fast, it’s high time you started making the most of the month we have left. For those that have that certain special guy in their lives, Swide has just the help you need, with 10 top Christmas gift ideas to suit every guy.
It’s Christmas time again! Crazy how time flies, isn’t it? If you find yourself not ready for it, worry not. Swide comes to the rescue with many ideas: no matter which type of Mother you have, she’ll be a very happy one ‘tis season!
Embrace Winter, try the Ice Ultra, a 230 km foot race that takes you into one of the most remote Artic regions to test your stamina and resolve. An ultra marathon on the Arctic tundra that is a supreme test of your physical and mental endurance, it is also a unique and life-affirming experience.
With Christmas almost here its time to get thinking about presents, wrapping and cards. Swide has the ultimate Christmas gift guide for your nearest and dearest. This week, we start with Dad.
Monica Bellucci looked stunning at the opening of the Cartier Exhibition in Paris, like a black diamond amongst Hollywood starts and European celebrities.
Oh Instagram, you never let us down, do you? Madonna has shared a photo of herself, posing with the Prime Minister of Haiti, Laurent Lamothe. What’s going on here then?
This week follow our perfume expert to discover the truth about carnation, its vintage elegance and its dusky hidden nature
Enjoy exclusive pictures by Brigitte Lacombe and stills from backstage at the Dolce&Gabbana The One TV commercial shot by Martin Scorsese starring Scarlett Johansson and Matthew McConaughey
Italian journalist Gian Antonio Stella from Corriere Della Sera has had the enviable chance of interviewing Martin Scorsese in New York a few weeks back when he was shooting the Dolce&Gabbana The One TV ad campaign. Enjoy the play between these two Italians.
Travelling solo this year? It may for the best. Here are Swide’s tips for a fulfilling and relaxing time in the company of the person you hold most in esteem: yourself.
He is the king of experimental cuisine when other Chefs didn’t even know what “experimental” meant: his Cyber Egg it’s known worldwide, and we have only seen the beginning of his cuisine philosophy. Here is what he recounted to Swide about the future of Italian Cuisine.
Stepping out of the shadows of the most famous sisters in the world, Elisabeth Olsen is starring alongside some of the biggest names in Hollywood in four films you need to know about.
Italian architects Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas have designed Terminal 3 at Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport in China. It is an extraordinary sculptural piece of architecture that draws inspiration form nature while channelling the future.
Looking good at Christmas is hugely important, show off your style and your great choices at glitzy parties and family gatherings alike.
While waiting for La Scala opening season on December 7 in Milan with Verdi’s La Traviata, we’ve found this cute video re-enacting an aria from the opera using cream puffs and cake decorations made of plasticine.
Feel Christmassy with a feminine and very Sixties inspired Dolce&Gabbana red brocade coat.
Whether it be the name of a venerated saint of that of a famous personality, the most popular names for new-born babies in Italy are always the same thirty: here are the top ten names with their meanings and pronunciations.
Looking forward to Christmas if only to stroll the Christmas markets in Europe? Swide takes you to the most beautiful locations for Christmas shopping, from Denmark .
For the festive season, Swide is inviting you to sit with us in front of the fire, put your feet up and join us as we watch some of the greatest Christmas Films of all time. This week is the modern classic must-watch Love Actually.
Paper has many uses, and its at the basis of many everyday tasks. Artist Lisa Nilsson has transformed paper into human anatomy in a very special project.
Swide is counting down to Christmas with a very special Advent Calendar. From Dolce&Gabbana accessories to perfumes, we have plenty of gift ideas.
Love them or hate them, there is nothing quite so Christmassy as listening to a choir, belting out Christmas songs and hymns. Here is a collection of the best from carols that Europe has to boast.
Dreaming of a secluded place all to yourself for these Christmas Holidays? Some people don’t have to. Swide has selected 10 of the most incredible private islands owned by the very rich, celebrities and Moghuls alike.
How many times did you dream about visiting Venice, Rome, Florence and the Amalfi Coast? Well, turns out you actually can do that in a blink of eye thanks to Google virtual tours. Swide tells you how…
Wearable technologies are set to become more and more important, eventually replacing your personal computer. Before long your computing capabilities will be integrated into your clothing, jewellery, glasses and watches. Swide looks at five wearable technologies.
Monica Bellucci in @dolcegabbana shines like a diamond at the Cartier exhibition opening in Paris http://bit.ly/1bcP2xq
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