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New Season, new eyewear. Swide reveals the new Dolce&Gabbana Eyewear collection for the Fall Winter 2014-15 season. There’s one for every man, every taste and every need.
We know full well who have been crowned the King and Queen of pop, Michael Jackson and Madonna, but apart from these two music icons, who else has donned a crown? Here are the most famous crowns in music.
Over the years I have learned that what is important in a dress is the woman who is wearing it
The crown, the symbol of power, immortality, victory and glory descends from primitive headdresses, of woven natural materials, evolving over the years to become the most elaborate and valuable pieces of jewelled craftsmanship. Here are the ten best crowns in the world.
Avedon was the first fashion photographer to take a fashion shoot from the studio to the real world. On the anniversary of his death, Swide remembers him with an otherworldly shoot, at the Giardini of Bomarzo from 1958.
Imperial Crown of Russia
Papal Tiara, The Vatican
Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire, Austria
The Crown of Queen Elizabeth, United Kingdom
The Crown of Christian V, Denmark
Swide retraces Enrico Costantini’s steps on his incredible Asian adventure through a series of photographic reportages. Costantini’s signature outlook and the wonders of the countries he visite give life to Asia in the Sky.
To the sound of castanets the models are prepared backstage for the Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2015 fashion show, where Sicily and Spain meet in a melting pot of polka dots, embroidery, sacred hearts and toreador inspired tailoring.
Moka Bialetti celebrates its 80th birthday at Palazzo Ruspoli in Rome with a dedicated exhibition.
A journey through the history and flavour of the art of making and tasting the real Italian coffee…
Italian cartoonist and animator Bruno Bozzetto created a parody of Disney's Fantasia way back in 1976, and it is a wonderfully imaginative, psychedelic depiction of life, evolving from a bacteria infested cola bottle.
In the occasion of the Festival of Letters (29th September - 5th October in Milan) Stefano Gabbana put pen to paper for the first time in his 30 plus years with Domenico Dolce and let his emotions run free. Corriere della Sera published the letter, and we bring it to you in English.
Don’t know how to surprise your guests at dinner? Try the sweet arancini with a soft concord grape jam heart. Here is the recipe by La Cucina Italiana.
Is it sportswear? Is it casual? Or is it even smart casual? To be honest it’s difficult to put a label on this sort of fashion, but what matters is that it looks great, its ever popular and we just can’t get enough of it!
Italy in a Day by Gabriele Salvatores is the fist Italian social movie made by people who have filmed a day in their lives with mobile devices. A self-portrait of a country through its people which displays hopes, fears and desires….
Today we celebrate the feast day of the archangels. While we don't hear so much about them these days, the Archangels were, for centuries, a first go-to for many ordinary people in times of crisis. Here are 10 films featuring archangels.
The eminent Harvard Business School is heading up a case study on Beyoncé’s 5th studio album which she released totally unexpectedly in December last year. Looks as though Beyoncé is set to conquer ever more ground, even in academia.
Social Media has changed the way we support our teams and sports stars forever. We know have a global stadium in which we can all participate. Swide trawls the social media, so you don't have to. Here are the stories that made it big on Social Media this week.
The figure of the archangel is perhaps one of the most interesting of the Divine beings across all monotheistic religions. Adopted by pop culture, prayed to by devout people in need for centuries, on their feast day Swide tells you more about the main 3: Michael, Gabriel and Raphael.
With Winter knocking at the door, having a new suit in your wardrobe is always a good idea.
Fairies exist in some form or another in almost every ancient culture, constantly evolving as our belief systems evolved. Here are ten interesting facts you need to know about fairies.
From North to South, Italy possesses plenty of romantic charm and wonderful places where to celebrate a love story. Celebrities from all over the World have chosen an Italian location for their special day. We're selected a few in this gallery.
Sometimes the legacy of a film and its protagonist also affects fashion. The black suit, a staple of men’s formal wear has attained cult status thanks to memorable appearances in film, starting with Marcello Mastroianni in La Dolce Vita.
"What is best in us is only what others can imagine". So Mastroianni said as a character of Ettore Scola's La Terrazza. In the day of the 90th anniversary of his birth we ask ourselves, was Marcello Mastroianni the best Italian that we can imagine?
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, Spirits.
Taking a sidestep from his love of Italian djs and producers, Andrea Ratti got his hands on the effortlessly enigmatic duo Disco Smack for this week’s Talking with Djs interview.
Are you a vegetarian and do not want to give up the delights of Italian cuisine? Or are you just curious to taste new flavours that do not involve meat or fish? Here are 10 delicious and absolutely veggie recipes straight from the Italian regional tradition.
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Models, celebrities, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
So the Apple Watch arrived this month at the company's keynote speech in Cupertino to much fan fair. But as the IFA technology fair in Berlin proved, almost all major tech players are getting behind wearable. So what else is out there?
If you want to conceal a bad head day or just to change your hairstyle braids are the answer. From easy side styles to intricate crown plaits, start practicing with the best braids tutorials selected for you from You Tube.
The Museo Poldi Pezzoli in Milan will host a one off exhibition which gathers four masterpieces from the Renaissance. Italian actress Cristiana Capotondi poses as one of the one the ladies in the paintings in Dolce&Gabbana Alta Moda.
Here are the best new songs this week, with the ladies taking the lead and giving us new sounds for us to get our ears around, including Azealia Banks, Rich White Ladies, Jessie J and more.
Luxury and comfort at your feet with a pair of colourful sneakers, the absolute must have for this Fall.
Source of inspiration for writers and painters, Taormina was one of the stages of La Dolce Vita during the fifties and sixties by welcoming the most famous actors and playwrights. A journey through places and faces, which have made Taormina one of the most lively artistic centres in Italy…
Here’s a look at the films being released during the second half of Fall 2014 – November and December – that you can’t afford to miss. From fun horrors through to epic new chapters in big blockbusters, though it’s getting chilly that just means the cinema is more appealing than ever.
Dolce&Gabbana model Kendall Jenner was stopping hearts on the runways of Milan, Paris and New York this month. She just shared her secrets to keeping her figure with E! online, but we think that her real secret is la dolce vita.
The ultimate pop princess Kylie Minogue is on the road again with her highly anticipated 14th show, the Kiss Me Once Tour. And what would a Kylie concert be without numerous costume changes? Then, it’s no surprise that long time Kylie collaborators Dolce&Gabbana have worked their magic.
With sportswear becoming an increasingly more important sphere in fashion, especially in high fashion, it was about time that sweatshirts got their own makeover. This Fall, Dolce&Gabbana took the sweatshirt and transformed it into a luxurious must have.
With DC Comic’s crimson hero The Flash about to hit our screens October 7, you can expect to see the name Grant Gustin popping up more than usual. Here are things about Mr. Gustin from Glee to tattoos.
Our lovely Kate King poses as a Sicilian lady clad in magnificent Dolce&Gabbana fine Jewellery in the collection’s Fall Winter 2014-15 campaign.
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. This week we are headed to Campania, Southern Italy, to teach you how to make the much debated spaghetti with meatballs.
A celebration of Milan and Made in Italy. The designer publishes images of his competitor’s collections on his private Instagram account.
The devine protectors of Men
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