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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.
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.
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait
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.
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?
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.
It is said that the most significant and greatest work of Italian genius Leonardo da Vinci was crafted during his years in Milan. From the Codex Atlanticus to The Last Supper, our Swide walk in Milan takes you to his masterpieces and beyond.
Here are 10 Must-Dos that visitors at Milan’s world famous Salone del Mobile need to put on their to-do lists for 2015. From new work by innovative Italian designers to Tibetan artisans, put your walking shoes and get ready to wander.
It’s that time of year again, when Milan opens up and welcomes visitors from all over the world with open arms. Yes, that’s right from 14-19 April it’s Milan Fuori Salone 2015, and we’ve put together a little list of the events you can’t afford to miss and the places that demand your attention.
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Celebrities, models, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
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.
Are you a little bit disoriented when entering in an Italian coffee bar for a coffee? No more worries, for Swide has made it clear for you. Here is the ultimate guide for ordering coffee (in the RIGHT way) in Italy. Please, take note!
New videos and music coming thick and fast this week from Will Smith’s incredibly talented children, Caribou, Roisin Murphy, and Giorgio Moroder featuring powerhouse Sia. Here’s what you need to be listening to this week.
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?
He was much more than the “Italian Dylan”: Francesco De Gregori is the author of one of the most beautiful and least stereotyped love songs ever written in Italy.
The 68th Cannes Film Festival lineup is here and there are 3 italian films in the running for the Palme d'Or. We see the return of Croisette veterans Sorrentino with his Youth, Garrone taking on Basile's epic Pentamerone in The Tale of Tales as well as Nanni Moretti's new film Mia Madre.
Self tanners are a good solution to get your tan on and lose that terrible winter grey paleness before the summer, and the time to uncover your legs. The newest formulas recreate believable color without streaks or orange undertones.
It should go without saying that the food alone warrants a visit to Italy. Instead of planning a whirlwind tour where you visit every city in search of good eats, why not kick back at one of these five food retreats? You can relax, unwind, feel like you’re on vacation and—most importantly—eat well.
Emblematic of the union between food and spirituality, Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper is a work with a rich and fascinating history cloaked in mystery: here are 10 intriguing facts and secrets you may not know.
The Vampire Diaries is back on our screens tomorrow, putting the second half of season 6 on course for a dramatic climax. Today, we look at the shows star Kat Graham and her multi-faceted career. Here’s 5 things about the beauty.
Decorated with colourful motifs borrowed from Sicilian carts and Caltagirone pottery, Dolce & Gabbana's Sicily-inspired Spring Summer 2015 phone cases and mini phone bags are the must-have accessory this summer.
23-year-old beautiful model and actress Dylan Penn, daughter of actors Sean Penn and Robin Wright, looks simply stunning in Dolce&Gabbana on Jalouse France. Let’s discover some facts about the new IT-girl of fashion.
With the opening of ‘Leonardo 1452 – 1519’ at Milan’s Palazzo Reale, an exhibition dedicated to the mind of Leonardo da Vinci and how he combined scientific thought with art and technology, we take a look at 10 of his most coveted, game-changing and inspirational inventions.
Congratulations to Italian model Bianca Balti, who has just given birth to her second beautiful daughter Mia.
Everything started with a blog, The Blonde Salad, and now not- yet-28-year-old Chiara Ferragni is the first fashion blogger to have appeared on the Vogue cover, earning something like 8 millions dollars a year and having her case study taught at Harvard University.
British singer-songwriter James Bay is reeling from the success of receiving the Brit Awards ’Critics Choice’ prize at this years ceremony, touring with Hozier and opening for the Rolling Stones. Not bad, right? Here’s what he’s got to say for himself.
With summer and hot days coming ever closer, a Dolce&Gabbana organza mini dress is what you need as fashionable ally to face all cocktail parties and special events in style. Let sacred hearts become your summer staple for an unforgettable season.
After starring in Oscar winner movie Birdman, British actress Naomi Watts is now in the cast of latest Robert Schwentke’s Insurgent. But what about the woman behind the actress? Here are 15 curious things you would not expect from Naomi Watts.
Youth ( La Giovinezza), the highly anticipated film by Oscar Winning Director Paolo Sorrentino since his Academy Award achievement, has finally dropped the teaser trailer. Watch it here and get in the mood for another pensive ouvre by the Italian director.
A reservation at chef Simone Tondo’s restaurant Roseval is among the most coveted in Paris. Swide chats amatriciana, hot dogs and pizza with the Sardinia native.
If there’s one thing any discerning fashionable man needs in his Spring Summer 2015 wardrobe update is an oversize, printed top or t-shirt, and preferably made of precious fabrics. Dolce&Gabbana has plenty of Spanish inspired ones to choose from.
A jewel in the crown of Made in Italy wine throughout the world: join our wine expert to discover the 10 must-try bottles of Brunello di Montalcino.
A great wine that ages beautifully, with a fascinating history filled with genius and craftsmanship that has enhanced an extraordinary Tuscan territory: here is the fascinating story of the legendary Brunello di Montalcino.
Canadian model and Dolce&Gabbana Perfumes testimonial Kate King channels a grown up and sensual look on Vanity Fair Italy. Get her look here.
While one would not immediately assume as such, Italy and jazz have a long-lasting liaison... the Belpaese is a actually a cradle for great jazz musicians.
Best known as the Italian capital of fashion, Milan is also the city which hosts Salone del Mobile, the fair dedicated to furniture, but it also the place where you can breath a creative atmosphere every moment of the year. From museums to design stores here are the best design places in Milan.
The Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 fashion show collection comes alive in a forties setting and a passionate Spanish context on Odda Magazine.
Andrea Ratti explores the world of Italian djs and electronic music producers: This week, a mix of Italy, Mexico and North America in the form of Los Gatos Escobar.
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Watch the trailer of Paolo Sorrentino’s latest film: Youth