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La Cucina Italiana offers a summery menu which will take us back on holiday, with the sights and smells of summer. Here are all the recipes.
for the next few days of revelry. Swide comes to the rescue with everything you need from the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2014-2015 womenswear collection.
Fashions fade, style is eternal
Here are the upcoming album releases that you need in your collection, this Fall 2014. From iconic rockers to today’s biggest names in pop and hiphop, this mixed bag of music has something for everyone.
According to new research Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci dramatically altered his painting 'Lady with an Ermine', twice, only adding the famous ermine later.
With Fashion Week around the corner fashionistas from all over the world will be descending on Milan, and as well as the lovely food, fashion and atmosphere they will be in search of places to relax and be pampered. Swide has the top 10 spas in Milan.
Intelligent, precise and meticulous: what present should one consider giving someone born under the sign of Virgo? Find out in our monthly gift guide.
Pairing a wine is not easy, but combining it with a special meat such as venison is even harder: our Chiara Giovoni comes to the rescue with 5 perfect matches for 5 game recipes.
Burgundy is one of the hottest colours of the season, and it looks like it will be warming our winter outfits for the duration of this year.
Dolce&Gabbana launches a new and exciting chapter in their 30 years history: skincare. Drawing from Sicilian beauty secrets, highly advanced technology and the overarching desire to help all women look their best, Dolce&Gabbana Skincare holds the secret to captivating skin.
From film to iconic toys and from modern icons to pop royalty, many look to Horst’s work and many have recreated some of his most famous moments. Here are a couple of those moments.
The Monthly Dose Playlist with Andrea Ratti, one of the top DJs in Milano right now, sharing his favourite tracks with you every month on Swide’s SoundCloud. Which means more music while you’re on the move.
On the 100th anniversary of the birth of Pietro Germi, one of the great yet overlooked directors of the golden age of Italian cinema, we could not but pay homage to his muse: Stefania Sandrelli who though his lens represented to perfection the Sicilian Beauty.
Genovese but a lover of southern Italy; among the first to debut in the noir and detective film genres but "inventor" of commedia all’italiana: 100 years after his birth, we remember Pietro Germi with 5 films that help us rediscover one of the most talented and underestimated Italian directors.
Andrea Ratti explores the world of Italian djs and electronic music producers: This week, the amazing Rodion!
It is no surprise that for such a big step as marriage George Clooney chose Venice as the location for his nuptials with the beautiful Amal Alamuddin. Inspired by their choice, and by the inherent romance of the City, Swide provides advice for a romantic stay in the Serenissima.
Marcus Kan has taken inspiration from this seasons Dolce&Gabbana FW14 collection and the fairytale like world it conjures up, presenting exclusive illustrations to our Swide readers. This week, Dark Fantasy.
Here is the second part of our special on Italian vegetarian recipes: we covered pasta, we shall now look at soups. Just in time for the first autumn chill!
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Models, celebrities, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
English rose Rosamund Pike is blooming in a cover shoot for Glamour magazine. Not only is the actress pregnant, but her career has never been in better shape, starring in David Fincher's imminent 'Gone Girl'.
The star fort, or Trace Italienne, is a 16th century fortification style that started in Italy and spread across Europe and it's back in public eye thanks to a Wolf in White Van, a novel by Mountain Goats main man John Darnielle.
Here are the songs that have been making my ears and eyes happy this week, featuring new visuals from Jessie Ware, a video from Thundercat + Eric Andre that will make you question your sanity and great new sounds from Baauer and Boys Noize.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris has announced to investors what the cigarette of the future will look like. The Iqos is a smokeless, ashless cigarette that gives a nicotine hit without tar. The company claims there are no negative effects on your health and what is more, they're made in Italy.
Swide’s Valentina Zannoni was treated to an exclusive facial to try the new Dolce6Gabbana Skincare range in the occasion of its European launch in Rinascente in Milan, and it was bliss.
Flats are still all the rage and now that summer has passed why not opt for a glamorous lace black pair?
It’s time to cover your eyes and prepare yourself for those awkward screams that are quickly followed by a giggle of nervous laughter. Yes, you know which ones I am talking about and, yes, everyone did hear you. Here are the best horror films for Halloween 2014.
Every single man wants to date an Italian woman right? But with the cultural differences it can be a fraught business. Swide put together some do's and don't’s for dating Italian women.
With his third LP ‘What Is This Heart?’ out, working its magic over fans old and new, musician Tom Krell’s latest effort has captured the attention of larger audiences. I talked to the talented chap about ‘What Is This Heart?’, life changing journeys and baby-making music.
As all the movers and shakers of fashion are packing for the Big Smoke for London Fashion Week, Swide is here to lend a helping hand to the more undecided travelling fashionista.
The Peltz siblings have Hollywood in their sights and this week, it’s Will Peltz that is winning over crowds, presenting his new film at the Toronto Film Festival 2014. Here is what you need to know about the new kid on the block.
Stunning the red carpet at the Toronto Film Festival 2014, English Rose Keira Knightley looked polka perfect as she, with her co-star Benedict Cumberbatch, presented their WWII drama ‘The Imitation Game’… but sadly confirms that she won’t be joining Pirates of the Caribbean 5.
Claudio Arciglione, the Executive Chef of Gold Restaurant in Milan, teaches us how to prepare a very special steak tartare with egg gelatine. Here is the recipe step by step.
While we have long acknowledged that leather can be feminine, it has never looked as good as in this printed incarnation by Dolce&Gabbana in the medieval inspired Fall Winter 2014-15 collection.
Colombian footballers are this season's must have for clubs in all leagues. If Alexis Zapata's performance for Udinese in a friendly against Slovenian side Celje at the weekend is an indication of his talent, he could be the breakout star of Serie A this season.
Bianca Balti is the star of Emirates Woman September 2014, winning over those on the shoot’s set with her positive approach to all things that the fashion world throws at her, the friendship she shares with Dolce&Gabbana and her refreshing candour.
In the four years between the band’s last self-titled LP and this year’s El Pintor, there have been a few changes for New York rockers Interpol. I met with Daniel Kessler to talk about what’s been going on and to explore the incredible new album ‘El Pintor’.
It is a well known axiom that fashion takes inspiration from many different forms of art, from the most traditional to the more experimental. Thus it is no surprise that fashion designers are fascinating experts on architecture, photography, fine art as well as music and cinema, interpreting them with the eye of another creative perspective....
All American woman Reese Witherspoon is in the process of changing the way her talent and work was once perceived and shedding her ditsy girl next door past, taking on roles that startled the star her safe. From ‘The Good Lie’ to ‘Gone Girl’ to the outstanding ‘Wild’, join us and the Reese-surgence.
Finally George Clooney has laid to rest all the speculation on the location of his much-anticipated wedding by confirming that it will be held in Venice, the post romantic city in Italy, and well, the world.
The discovery of an ancient city beneath the Duomo in Milan has halted work in preparation for next year's Expo until experts can assess the medieval remains.
Important early Christian writer
These Emmys saw True Detective truly defeated, its only recognition going to Cary Fukunaga as Outstanding Director. But Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson were unbeatable on the stage: here is the video. Can you spot all the inside jokes?
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