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With a mix of exhibitions that got underway in April and those opening in May, here are six of the best exhibitions that you can’t miss, including shows in London, Paris, Doha, Berlin and New York.
Spring is the season of hope and new life: and music celebrates it with many songs. From the Baroque classic by Vivaldi to Sinatra passing by Tori Amos and Donna Summer Swide selects 10 songs about Spring.
I wear my sort of clothes to save me the trouble of deciding which clothes to wear
"Excellence is not an act but a habit": the philosophy of the famous Ferrari Winery in Trento popular worldwide for their traditional Italian method.
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Celebrities, models, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
Whether you prefer the sea or the countryside, Central Italy is where you can find both, spending a weekend in the name of relax nature and history. Swide has rounded up 5 enchanting destination in Central Italy you can discover in little more than 48 hours.
Mother’s Day is nigh and its time to think about how to give something back to the person who is there for you no matter what, who supports you, and loves you unconditionally. While love and gratefulness are always a good gift, how about spoiling her with something tangible too?
Grey hair is the hottest and perhaps most unexpected trend of the season. But how to get and keep your granny hair looking great? Swide tells you all.
It's a commonly known fact, and a mantra to live by for many of us, that the right accessory can make an outfit. So why not update your LDB or even your favourite jeans with a Spanish inspired and truly unique pair of pumps.
If a morning coffee is paramount to how well you function, there’s nothing more harrowing than being in a foreign country and incorrectly communicating how you prefer your cup. Swide has compiled a nifty guide to Spanish coffee so that you can start your day on the right note.
Where to begin this week? The raunchy video for Sia’s new single? The snippet of Lana Del Rey’s contribution to The Age of Adaline soundtrack? Or the song that’s set to become a summer hit? Let’s go!
Who needs waist trainers when fashion houses like Dolce&Gabbana make glamorous and highly flattering corseted belts like this one? Forget the fads, and do like Isabeli Fontana does: a balanced diet, plenty of exercise and a Dolce&Gabbana corset.
A good scrub is important to prepare the face to get the best summer bronze tone. But which one is perfect for your skin type? Let see together.
Small plates stem from tapas, which are not just a type of Spanish food, but a way of eating. As tapas have evolved, so have restaurants, many of which offer small plates for the sake of sharing. Swide has selected five restaurants in Europe with small-plates menus.
Spring is here again and the snooze button is working its best. Who isn’t suffering from the common spring sleepiness? We all love coffee but it’s a fact that having too much isn’t good for you. Looking for healthy ways to stay awake without caffeine-overdose? We got them!
Imaginative, amazing, raw and visionary: The Tale of Tales by Matteo Garrone inspired by Basile's Pentamerone is the most unexpected of the three Italian films in competition at Cannes. What can we expect from this incursion into fairytale land by the director of realism?
With the Iberian legacy in Sicily as the central inspiration of the Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 collection, flamenco dancers are its beating heart. Shop your very own flamenco inspired looks for a passionate summer wardrobe.
Nonna ("Grandma") Leo, a 96 year-old from Genoa, has just opened a restaurant serving up Ligurian cuisine in her home. We met her and talked to her about her ancient recipes, the importance of cooking with love and food as the basis of family relationships and friendship.
The young beauty Riley Keough, is an actress on the rise. She’s the daughter of Lisa-Marie Presley, and is roaring across the desert to a cinema near you in George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road. Here’s 5 things to get to know the star a little better.
While tracing the exact origin of flamenco is virtually impossible, the tripartite art (music, song and dance) traditional of the Andalucia provice in Spain has a history closely intertwined with that of its country of origin.
Embrace the Iberian inspiration of the Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 collection with a Flamenco ballerina emblazoned dress.
Flamenco, tapas and unbridled fun: every April a "city within a city" is created in Seville for the Feria de Abril, a whole week dedicated to what was once a cattle fair and is now one of the symbols of Spain. Discover this tradition with us.
From the 23rd of April through the 6th of September, Villa Reale in Monza houses an extraordinary exhibition entirely dedicated to Italy, which is celebrated through works of art by Canova, Michelangelo but also Dalì and Andy Warhol. Here’s more.
Denver duo Tennis have just released their third LP ‘Ritual In Repeat’ in the UK and Europe, a blinder of an album that hears them take on a new sound. I spoke to the delightful Alaina Moore to talk musical direction, creative processes, influences and her sharp dance skills. Here’s more.
The Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 exalts everything Spanish in the Sicilian heritage, which is so close to the brand’s DNA. You cannot think of Spain without flamenco, and you cannot image flamenco without its beautiful dancers. See their fashion alter egos here.
Best known for her interpretation as Daenerys Targaryen in popular TV hit Game of Thrones, Emilia Clarke is one of the hottest actresses around at the moment. Here are some curious things you possibly didn’t know about her.
As the capital and largest city of Andalusia, Seville is absolutely one of the must visit cities in Spain. From the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See to Royal Alcazars of Seville, Swide has rounded up 15 unmissable things to do and see while in town.
Adorn your eyes with the unique Dolce&Gabbana Eyewear SS15 special edition inspired by the influence of Spain on the Italian island of Sicily.
Chef Andrea Berton, one of Milan’s most beloved chefs, opened his namesake restaurant to critical acclaim and garnered a Michelin star within the restaurant’s first year. Swide sits down with him and asks 15 questions.
Vittoria Ceretti, the Italian model of the moment and a favourite of Dolce&Gabbana becomes the face of the summer look for Dolce&Gabbana Makeup. Watch the video of the campaign shoot here.
Move over boys! The age of the manly man is back, as Daario Naharis AKA Michiel Huisman can attest (and so can Daenerys Targaryen). Swide has taken it upon them to explain why Michiel is a manly man, with 21 very telling GIFs.
Milan is the city of the aperitif par excellence, but if you're more of a wine lover than a cocktail quaffer then check out our guide to the 5 best wine bars in Milan.
The character played by Sophie Turner has undergone the most drastic costume change in Game of Thrones, so we wanted to pay homage to her with 5 total black looks we’d love to see flaunted by the new dark Sansa Stark.
From the North to the South, Italy boasts amazing National Parks, just waiting for you to discover them. Here is a selection of the 10 most beautiful National parks in Italy you can visit next weekend, or on your upcoming summer holidays.
It may not be as romantic as Venice or as beautiful as Rome: so how can we describe the charm of Milan in words? We’ve turned to those who sang it best: from Gaber to Celentano, from the Afterhours to Jannacci, here are our 10 favourite songs about Milan.
Though Milan’s Porta Nuova has been the talk of the city for quite some time, but to many it is still a relatively undiscovered district. Well, we’re here to help change that with our mini-guide to the city’s newest place to be.
The title kind of says it all, right? Here’s a little dedication to the gorgeous red haired women of Hollywood, with Swide’s 10 hottest red headed actresses. Who’s your favourite?
Italy has always been the homeland of masculine charm and great seducers: from Rudolph Valentino to Marcello Mastroianni, here are 10 unforgettable Italian playboys.
Need a couple of days in the name of relax, good food and culture? Northern Italy has plenty of beautiful places you can discover in little more than 48 hours. Here is a list of the top things to do in 5 Northern Italy destinations next weekend.
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