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Swide’s Valentina Zannoni gained access to a client appointment at Dolce&Gabbana’s Sartoria, where discerning, suit wearing clients have their tailoring dreams realized into blazers, pleated trousers and an unending attention to detail.
With three Michelin stars and a slot among the world’s 50 best restaurants, Piazza Duomo in Alba sets the bar high for contemporary Italian cuisine. Swide sits down with Enrico Crippa to ask him 15 questions to discover a different side of the starred chef .
What kind of person doesn't let you have gummi bears?
Dolce&Gabbana and tailoring go hand in hand like a well-established couple. Regardless of the inspiration of the season, sharp tailoring never takes the backseat, with plenty of seasonally informed pieces for the discerning tailoring aficionado.
American Sweetheart Reese Witherspoon continues to up her fashion game both on and off the red carpet. Here are 5 skirts to match with a white T-shirt to welcome Spring Reese style.
Ever wondered what links pre-16th century art and modern Hip Hop artists? No, nor had we to be honest. But the Tumblr B4-XVI beforesixteen has done the thinking for us and the results are actually pretty darn interesting. Here are the pictures to prove it.
With Cinderella fever currently running amok, we take a look back at the films that have share the famous story, put a twist on the well-known tale, and that are now just as famous as the fable. Here’s what we found.
Oscar-winning actor, the much-loved Matthew McConaughey, has become an Icon of Italy, the magazine that is, in a shoot by Mark Seliger. He also spoke to Icon about fatherhood, fame, and duets with Martin Scorsese.
One of the most delicious and historic Italian chocolates, the Gianduiotto, is turning 150 this year. Swide wants to celebrate its birthday by telling you one of the sweetest stories ever told.
The two faces of portrait photography go on display in Milan, where David Bailey and Olivier Roller’s art is celebrated through two unmissable and incredible monographic exhibitions. Let Swide tell you more!
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Celebrities, models, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
Swide continues with the classical music corner by highlighting the 10 most beautiful recordings of one of the most important piano players of the 20th Century.
Spring is almost here, soon the season of open air concerts and festivals will begin. But there’s a lot going on in clubs and arenas: here’s our weekly guide to the best live music around the world.
The Spanish inspired Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 menswear and womenswear collections are a veritable party of polka dots. Printed, embroidered, casual or formal, the polka dot is treated like a king amongst prints.
Polka dots have become synonymous with femininity since their renaissance in the 1950s, but the history of polka dots is a complicated one, intertwined with ethnic prints, Eastern European dancing and women’s emancipation.
Inject a touch of colour into your glamorous wardrobe by opting for a pair of red hand decorated pumps, freely inspired by Sicilian folklore.
How did the heart symbol originate? And what is the meaning of its spiritual variant, the Sacred Heart? Let us tell you an age-old story that speaks of passion and spirituality, encapsulating the most human of impulses.
From bringing together small farmers in the 1960s and 1970s to important quality producers today: What are wine cooperatives? We spoke with four key characters of a business that is now a pillar of quality Italian wine production.
This week there have been some brilliant new releases and music videos from the likes of Bjork, Grimes, MIA, Clean Bandit and the incredible Tame Impala. Here’s what you should be listening to this week.
We're not suggesting you want to piss off your Italian friends, but if you did, this is how you'd do it.
Handsome blue-eyed British model David Gandy is the expression of elegance and sensuality on GQ Thailand March 2015 issue, where he’s shot by Ram Shergill’s lens in Dolce&Gabbana.
With the release of La Finale, Bugatti’s final model of the iconic Veyron, we look back at the 10 best models of the iconic, record breaking fastest street legal sports car ever.
At the 2015 Geneva motor Show, Bugatti brought together the very first Bugatti Veyron and the last production model - La Finale - to bid goodbye to the world’s fastest street legal sports car.
Star of the Divergent series, the undeniably handsome Theo James, stepped out for world premiere of ‘Insurgent’, the latest chapter in the film franchise. The press tour is proving quite the eye-opener, too. What’s that? He’s butt’s insured?
The story of the most beautiful Italian “female-rock” song – but also the story of the woman who sang it and lived it every single day of her career.
Are you trying to eat clean and can’t handle the pizza cravings? We have the solution for you! Cauliflower pizza and Zucchini lasagne can be as healthy as a salad. Dessert? A Low-carb Tiramisu. If you are trying to lose weight and enjoy the delicious flavours of Italy: try these recipes!
Dolce&Gabbana have thought of the perfect hybrid of technology and fashion with these out of this world fur and crystal embellished headphones from the Fall Winter 2015-16 runway collection.
In the famous words of the Supersister’s ‘I like my men, like I like my coffee. Hot, strong and sweet like toffee’. With this in mind, I’m sure you’ve been exposed to the delights of the latest Instagram sensation, simply entitled, ‘Men & Coffee’. I spoke to its creator Alex Tooby.
Through the centuries, Cinderella’s fairy tale has been one of the favourite sources of inspiration for artists all over the world belonging to different ages. With latest Kenneth Branagh’s movie Cinderella soon on big screen, Swide has selected 10 songs inspired by the famous fairy tale's heroine.
It’s not an easy life for a Stark princess, not knowing where they will end up next. But the young actress who plays Sansa Stark, Sophie Turner, certainly seems to be finding her way into Hollywood with few problems. With big roles knocking, here are five things to know about the young star.
Let your desire to create a stylish mini me run wild thanks to these Fan – tastic mother and daughter looks from the Dolce&Gabbana SS15 collection.
Swide will take you on a gustative journey of Italy’s regions through their typical dishes, one recipe at the thanks to La Cucina Italiana. Today lets visit the little known but culturally and enogastronomically varied central region of Marche, where the Apennines and the Adriatic Sea meet.
In the year of Expo Milan celebrates its past as well as its future. The exhibition held at the Royal Palace Arte lombarda dai Visconti agli Sforza: Milano al centro dell’Europa chronicles the influence and legacy of the two most important dynasties of Milan through their artistic patronage.
Dreaming of a fairytale weekend escape to feel like a princess immersed in the enchanted atmosphere of some of the most beautiful Italian spots? Swide helps you making it a reality by selecting 5 Cinderella inspired stays to enjoy an Italian daydream weekend.
As Downton Abbey’s delightfully free-spirited Lady Rose MacClare, Lily James has won her admirers on the small screen, and this year sees her take on the big screen, with Kenneth Branagh’s Cinderella that is released this week March 13th, and more exciting films coming up.
The "Italian champagne" is at home in Franciacorta in Lombardy, but it is in the Oltrepò of Pavia that, with the exception of France, we find the largest area of vineyards cultivated for Pinot Noir in the world: whether white or rosé, here are the top 5 Oltrepò Pavese Metodo Classico wines.
Twin sisters Lisa-Kainde and Naomi Diaz have just released their self-titled debut album Ibeyi, bringing their fusion sound of jazz, Cuban instruments and influence of their Yoruba tribe heritage. We spoke to them to find out more of what Ibeyi is all about.
With 5 films out in 2015, stunning actress (but also director and producer), Salma Hayek will star in latest anticipated Matteo Garrone’s movie Tale of Tales, alongside Vincent Cassel and Alba Rohrwacher. Here are 15 things you possibly didn’t know about her.
Swide embraces the inspiration of the Dolce&Gabbana FW15-16 fashion show and questions the models backstage about their family. In an unusually emotional video, see what the models said about their loved ones.
Swide takes you on a journey to discover the must haves from the Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 fashion show collection. In the year of the 30th anniversary of Dolce&Gabbana the designers revisit some of their classics with a Spanish twist.
Modern tailoring with a Spanish twist
Reese Witherspoon’s style: 5 printed skirts to wear with a white T
The connection Between Hip Hop and Pre-16th century art
A Model Family: Dolce&Gabbana models on family and memories