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From the bucolic Tuscan landscape to the austere forts of Aosta, Italy is one of the favorite locations of cinema directors. Swide shows you some of the most beautiful Italian borghi, turned into movie sets.
Ukrainian graphic artist Alexey Kondakov has taken classical figures from art and placed them smack bang in the middle of modern city life. The results are startling somber and often sad reflection of our 21st century society.
I just change with the times. I really don't have a say in what's going on. Music was here before me.
Summer has pretty much arrived, but that doesn’t mean we’re curbing our appetites. Here are five Italian chef recipes to make this June.
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Celebrities, models, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
Make a break with the summer booty trend and opt for a unique optical bootie illusion with these Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 runway collection suede Mary Jane pumps with integrated lace socks.
Father’s Day is just around the corner and we encourage you to spoil your dad this year: your pillar, your point of reference, your inspiration. Show him what he means to you, everyday, and make a special effort on this special occasion thanks to Swide’s gift guide.
Celebrated 19th Century French artist Gustave Doré gained eternal fame in Italy because of his illustrated interpretation of Dante’s allegoric masterpiece ‘The Divine Comedy’. Doré’s illustrations, also a masterpiece, were split across 136 plates. Here is a look at Dante's Inferno by Doré.
If you can't resist the burning desire to shop but want to do it without missing a trend, Swide has created a Fashion Horoscope to guide your shopping based on the features of your zodiac sign.
From club bangers to the return of chillwave maestros, here are the new songs and music videos that you need in your life this week.
One of the most ancient Italian native grapes finds its first notoriety in Dante’s Divine Comedy. Let's discover the origins and celebrity - including within literature - of Vernaccia di San Gimignano.
From love poetry to political commitment, through linguistic revolution and the Divine Comedy: discover why Dante is the greatest genius of Italian culture.
Dolce&Gabbana return to one of their favourite places with a special edition Light Blue Perfume inspired by the beauty of the Aeolian island of Salina. Discover more about Sunset in Salina with Dolce&Gabbana’s guide to the island.
Women in the know have long recognized milk’s beautifying benefits. While dairy is loosing popularity as a foodstuff, milk is becoming increasingly more popular as a skincare ingredient. Find out more about the trend and Biancamore, a startup beauty brand which uses Buffalo milk from Campania.
With summer edging ever closer, its time to update your beach wardrobe with some fun and playful swimwear for your days lounging by the sea, or frolicking by the pool. Swide has 10 perfect bikinis and swimsuits to suit your summer needs from the Dolce&Gabbana SS15 collection.
From the art inspired by the troubled city of Pompeii to the inspirations of famous Polish film director Roman Polanski, here are 5 exhibitions in Italy June 2015 that you can’t miss.
While many may still bemoaning the last Bugatti Veyron La Finale, the French car manufacturer has just announced its successor: the Chiron - a more powerful, faster, more beautiful hypercar which would have Batman himself queue up at the showroom.
With glamping more popular than ever, it’s only right that the way we picnic has been given a touch of glamour too. From an Edwardian wicker picnic hamper to an award-winning portable coal grill, here are 10 must-have items to make sure your picnic is a pitch better than the rest.
Super is back on the small screen this year, but this time around our caped crusader is none other than Supergirl, giving girl power a kick up the backside. It seems that actress Melissa Benoist is proving worthy of the role. Here are five things to know about the latest superheroine.
From the mighty power of Etna, to the legends of the Moorish Head vases and the beauty of the baroque architecture, lets discover Dolce&Gabbana’s timeless love and muse: Sicily.
Red is the colour of love, passion and romanticism, so why not wear your “heart” on your sleeve with a unique little red dress from the Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 runway collection?
San Sebastián holds the second highest Michelin stars per capita in the world. Swide rounds up the eight restaurants in this Basque Country city that have garnered a coveted Michelin star…or two or three.
Did you know the largest labyrinth in the world is in Italy? It will open from the 29th of May 2015 and it has been realized for want of visionary Italian editor Franco Maria Ricci. Here’s more.
Red lips are back for summer: replicate the beauty look from the catwalks with this simple advice and choose your favourite lipstick color to get fabulous!
From Paris to New York here are 5 of the top exhibitions that are opening this June, including London’s V&A exhibitions ‘Shoes: Pleasure and Pain’. Here are five of the best art exhibitions that you can’t miss this June in Paris, Ottawa, New York, LA and London.
At 2015 Cannes Film Festival with Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Lobster, awarded with the Prix du Jury, handsome Colin Farrell is one of the most sought after single dads in Hollywood.
If there was a gastronomic equivalent to a Renaissance man, he would be Eneko Atxa. The genius behind Spain’s lauded and groundbreaking Azurmendi restaurant, is not just an innovator on several levels, but an eager cook whose infectious passion is driven by the desire to better himself each day.
Enchanting 41-year-old Elizabeth Banks is not only a talented actress but also producer and director of the cinematic success Pitch Perfect 2. Here are 15 more things you possibly didn’t know about her.
Swide shares 10 + 1 of the best street food options for keeping your appetite at bay as you explore the 3km boulevard that is Expo Milano 2015.
Vittoria Ceretti and Giulia Mainini play at being the ladies who shop, in Dolce&Gabbana, at a fruit market: the beauty of contradiction and the stuff dreams are made of.
Take a journey through the Italian landscape, with its contradictions and picturesque views thanks to how 10 great Italian photographers have shot its eternal beauty.
From May to October 2015 the world of Dolce&Gabbana Beauty will travel the length and breadth of Milan in a very special motorized version of a Sicilian Cart: an Ape Car. Swide followed its first stops on Instagram.
With Moretti’s Mia Madre mesmerizing audiences and critics at the Cannes Film Festival, and reiterating the Italian director’s unifying theme: inadequacy, Swide looks at his filmography and identifies the works which best illustrate the maestro’s signature style.
An ancient wine, known in the times of the Greeks and Romans, despite its area of choice now being southern Piedmont, the fragrant Moscato is acquiring more and more international success. Here are five bottles you can't do without.
From Campania to Puglia, Southern Italy boasts more than one incredible and paradisiac beach where you can enjoy both sun and crystalline clear water. Swide has rounded up 10 of the most beautiful beaches in Southern Italy for your next summer holidays.
We got a double helping of Nicki Minaj this week, one with Beyonce over on troubled music streaming service Tidal. There’s the new Taylor Swift music video, new music from Florence + the Machine and the UK’s Jamie xx gives us another stunning track.
Looking for a place to eat and drink while in Milan? Swide has done the dirty work for you. Here is your pocket guide with the best restaurants you can find nearby Milan’s Duomo.
Step out with the ultimate accessory / collectible: a Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 fashion doll this summer.
What do you know of the Italian inventions from the last 50-years that changed our lives forever? Did you know that it was two Italians that made the Wii possible? Well, here are 10 of the most remarkable modern Italian inventions of the last 50-years.
The Maid of Orleans
15 beautiful Italian small towns turned into movie sets
If classical paintings were set in the modern day
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