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Looking forward to a Spring break? Travel with Swide to all the destinations worth checking out this season, from Spain to Israel passing through Japan and India…
This year is set to be a bumper year for family movies. Swide looks at the big cinema releases aimed at the whole family that we can't wait to see.
If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.
Backstage at the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2014-15 fashion show Swide asked the models to express their feelings by saying just one word: “Dolce&Gabbana”. Watch the video and laugh with the models and marvel at their acting skills.
Oh beware the honey trap. Italian women are undoubtedly among the world's most beautiful, but beneath that stylish, feminine allure, lies a dangerous and exotic animal, which can never be understood. For International Women's Day, here are ten reasons to hate (not really) Italian women.
Mina - Singer
Artemisia Gentileschi - Artist
Elsa Morante - Author
Catherine of Siena - Saint
Sophia Loren - Actress
Rita Levi Montalcini - Scientist
Italian women, must be among the world's most beautiful. Full of life, love and knowledge of Italy, an Italian woman is your best guide to la bella vita. For International Women's Day, here are ten reasons to love Italian women.
The truth about Spaghetti Bolognese, Fettuccine Alfredo and other non-Italian dishes which are passed off as traditionally from the Bel Paese. And be ware of the chicken…
American artist Annie Clark aka St. Vincent is pure talent and always executes her craft with classy air of cool. With her self-titled fourth album out, Annie Clark is feeling more like herself than ever before. We spoke to the musician to find out more.
Iconic looks like the striped mini dress and fur coat which will remain engraved in our memory as Wes Anderson's his colourful characters and unique directing style. Swide gives you 20 tips based on Anderson’s costumes so that you too can look like a Royal Tenenbaum.
With the seventh and final season of AMC’s Mad Men breaking onto our screens April 13, the show’s creator Matthew Weiner has turned the promotional ads into 1960s styled graphics by design icon Milton Glaser.
With a variety of suggestions informing the collections which showed in New York, London, Milan and Paris runways we see an over arching theme of Renaissance, one where fashion is born again from its failsafe statements, to an overall more daring, yet with a cohesive and coherent mood city to city.
Italian footballer David Astori is enjoying probably the best spell of his career at Cagliari since he arrived at the Sardian club in 2008-9 from AC Milan. Swide caught up with the he 6ft 2' defender backstage at a photo shoot for Men's Health magazine and had a chat about life outside of football.
Backstage at the Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2014 runway show Pat McGrath reveals her secrets of how to apply makeup to make you look fresh faced and beautiful, just like the models at the show. A look inspired by nature and by simple beauty.
HBO have released their teaser trailer of 'The Normal Heart', the film based on the play of the same name by legendary playwright and LGBT activist Larry Kramer. It chronicles Kramer’s own fight for action in the early days of the AIDS epidemic in New York. The film will premier on HBO on May 25th 2
Nokia's latest low end of smartphones, the X range unveiled at MWC 2014, will run a version of Android. Are we seeing the Finnish phone maker return to the mainstream?
What is the most famous Italian red wine in the world? Among experts in the wine world, one of the most renowned and prize-winning names abroad is without doubt Brunello di Montalcino, the preview of which has just ended.
Tchaikovsky mixed with Dolce&Gabbana is the soundtrack of the Womenswear Fall Winter 2014-15 fashion show backstage video. In an unusual editing, Swide tells a magical story for a collection that in many ways speaks of a new Dolce&Gabbana.
Having wrapped the world’s dancefloors around this little finger with hits like ‘Wake Me Up’ and ‘Levels’, it looks like Swedish producer Avicii has caught the interest of the Queen of Pop, Madonna!
From Agrigento to Paestum, here are the beautiful Greek temples that Italy is dotted with. And remember that spring is the perfect season to go visit them!
Perfect for a cocktail party, or even something more sophisticated, this plumeti tulle baby doll dress with lace inserts is what is missing from your eveningwear.
Far from being all benign and easy-going, the Greek gods were rampant, small-minded, vengeful and lusty. No wonder the Greeks worshipped them, they were totally badass. Here's the top 10 badass Greek Gods.
A far cry from her role in Game of Thrones, the carefree 18 year old Sophie Turner is happy-go-lucky with a shining It Girl future before her: what lies in store instead for our poor Sansa Stark?
Exploring the visual relationships between film, architecture and the viewer, these charming illustrations by Barcelona-based artist Federico Babina capture the interiors of classic cinema and, in doing so, the soul of our favourite films.
With Spring just around the corner lets satisfy our impellent need for colour in our transitional wardrobe with Dolce&Gabbana’s coloured stripes suede jackets.
The new Wes Anderson’s movie has just been released: Swide puts together the clues about the locations (or possible locations) involved. Did you know that to shoot the hotel from afar a handmade miniature model was used?
The Back to the Future hover board is (unfortunately) is not real, it was all a Funny or Die's giant hoax. Inspired by them we are penning this wish list of totally useful (and exclusively for girls) gadgets and inventions from movies we wish they were real.
The great heritage of Italian Cinema is undisputed, being crowned with awards and cult status for decades, the work of directors, actors and actresses that remains vivid in our memory. On International Women’s Day, Swide selects our top 20 female actresses who made the history of Italian Cinema.
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Models, celebrities, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
Men everywhere should pay attention to this article. While for years matching one’s clothes meticulously was considered parvenu or just old fashioned, in 2014 its at the pinnacle of fashion, so guys, get matching.
There is no doubt about it that, right now, Lena Headey truly is the real queen of TV and film, thrilling us with the cruel Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones and as the badass heroine Queen Gorgo in 300: Rise of an Empire. Who will you follow into battle?
This week was big for 90s throwback videos, the return of Swedish royalty to the music scene and some electrofunk from Montreal. Here are the songs and videos I can’t get enough of, this week 1 – 7 March 2014.
Facebook are in talks to buy American company Titan Aerospace that specialises in the manufacture of solar-powered drones that operate at an altitude of 20 km and can fly for five years without battery recharging.
Embrace the changing season with a game changer accessory: a weaved coral leather Dolce Bag. 3, 2, 1... Spring!
Italian women artists are more than you might think: between Renaissance and Contemporary art, it is not all about Artemisia Gentileschi. Here are the top 10 women artists you should know about.
Fitness aficionado and diet guinea pig Isabella Gamez discusses the pros and cons of the Marie Antoinette Cake diet. Does it seem that we can now have are cake and eat it too? Read to find out.
Here are 25 of the best girl power anthems for International Women’s Day and for those ladies that feeling feisty. From classic anthems through to modern moments, here are Swide’s Top 25 Girl Power Anthems.
A website that’s gone viral is asking us all one simple question and collating the answers into a continuous feed. That question? When was the last time you touched someone? 2014 is all about getting Under The Skin.
From Mina to Laura Pausini, Swide selects 10 great women who have contributed to the history of Italian music, Italian song in particular.
Swide welcomes AC Milan players to the Dolce&Gabbana Barbiere on Corso Venezia, Milan, for a chat about love, life and family. First up in the barber’s chair, tough-tackling, AC Milan and Holland midfielder Nigel de Jong.
Women artists have changed the world’s perception for Centuries, challenging bias and involving a larger, demanding audience into the art world. Who are the women artists that are still doing so today?
From shirtless hearthrob to Oscar winner: here is a look at Matthew McConaughey’s transformation in pictures http://bit.ly/1g9HMAX
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