In Italian we call it Vino Novello, which literally mean new wine (novello being an arcaic Italian way of saying “new”). What is it, though?
Italy is a country where tradition runs deep, even if on a conscious level the inhabitants adhere to the required modern values, there is always room for superstition.
Spiga 2 is an innovative project headed by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. Now in its third year, the boutique in central Milan, Via Spiga specializes in distributing a pick of promising emerging designers.
Tomaso Fasola goes behind the scenes at the Campioni shoot for Swide Festival and looks to discover what is behind these champions, finding themselves in the unusual situation of modelling.
On Monday the 29th October the book “The Carved Theatre” was presented in Museo Novecento in Milan. Arnaldo Pomodoro presided over the introduction of the volume about the scenic sculptures created by him.
Directed by Giacomo Franciosa, the movie traces the steps of Azzurrina, right where her legend was born, in the Montebello’s Castle in Emilia Romagna region. Here she supposedly disappeared in 1375…and her voice reappears periodically to visitors.
When travelling around Italy being chic is always a must. Not to look out of place with the elegant townsfolk of the magnificent ducal cities of Mantua and Ferrara, here’s a suggestion on what to wear.
Summer season is apparently over and with it, the music! Well, that’s not actually the case. Swide takes a look at the top 5 frozen festivals where the music never stops.
Planning a getaway from stress and work? Find new places without having to go looking for them: Swide takes charge with a pocket guide of top 5 places to see in…Italy.
Opulent, creative, intricately crafted, baroque and beautiful all describe the Dolce&Gabbana Baroque Collection Bijoux. And the best way to wear these jewels: together! The bigger the better.
In a colourful interpretation of the realistic Campioni backstage images, SugarKane productions, AKA Leandro Manuel Emede and Nicolò Cerioni create a musical video supported by a stadium chorus.
Makeup artists and consultant for the Dolce&Gabbana Makeup Collection Pat McGrath reveals the tips and tricks to achieve that summery complexion from the Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2013 fashion show.
The witch did not just appear in Medival Italy, but were persecuted throughout history. The records of Roman historians point to a period of more prolific witch-hunting in classical times.
When she showed us how to make Cassata, Sicialian girl took it upon herself to explore other great foods from her homeland. Here are her top 5!
Just before the Spring Summer 2013 womenswear fashion show in September we invited top fashion bloggers to the Dolce&Gabbana press showroom, and here’s what happened.
The Fall Winter 2013 runways saw a beautiful mix of natural makeup and over the top black graphic lined eyes for drama. But whether you’re a girl next door or a sexy siren, here are 5 looks worth trying at home.
When it comes to Halloween we tend to concentrate on gory movies to get the chills running down our spines. This year why not read some scary books to get into the mood for Halloween?
The San Michele cemetery, named after the archangel who defeated the dragon and took its immortality, is located on Island of Memory, in the waters that surround Venice.
With the fully-fledged fifties revival of the Spring Summer and the Sixties elements in the Fall Winter season, black lined eyes are back with a vengeance. Dolce&Gabbana Make Up have now released their very own liquid eyeliner: Glam Liner.
For Swide Festival, Giulio Volpe presents a delicate and dream-like depiction of his Campioni backstage experience with Mr. Domenico Dolce.
Trust has been sweating it out in underground clubs and on the dark disco scene of the Americas and now it's Europe's turn. Swide’s Ben Taylor wanted to talk repression, sexual behaviour and performance.
It’s that time of year again, when scary becomes sexy and the underworld brings the party to us. Yes, it’s Halloween and Mood Swing’s Adrea Ratti has 3 songs to get you in the party mood.
As Sir Arthur Conan Doyle rightly states, we need imagination to truly live the ghostly emotions of Halloween. So here, Swide has put on their thinking caps and now all you need to do is choose your costume for the night.
India continues to announce its presence amongst the big-hitting economies of the world with a roar as the global juggernaut of Formula 1 rolls into the capital. The Indian Grand Prix takes place 28th October at the Buddh International Circuit near Delhi.
Although only 20 years of age Pedro Obiang seems like he's been around forever, he certainly plays like he has. His role of midfield enforcer this season for Sampdoria has attracted the interest of the big-spenders including Manchester City, Chelsea and PSG.
Halloween is coming: if you are in Italy, you won’t have a shortage of places to hunt for ghosts and awaken (the dead!) your seasonal fear. Here are top 10 destinations in Italy where you’ll be most likely scared.
White, along with black is one of the most important colours of the palette. Laden with significance, both temporal and sacred, white (and its counterpart, black) feature heavily in the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2013 collection.
Swide discovered the heavy optimism of Dead Times’ music earlier in September. Today, their back on our pages with the premiere of their new track Lush Lives.
AC Milan suited up in their official formal uniform, by Dolce&Gabbana, for a team photo in Milanello.
Following the unbridled success of last season’s animalier Bronzer, Dolce&Gabbana presents the Animalier Signature Collection, a new limited edition which is encased in especially created leopard print packaging.
Italy has it all for a holiday destination, that's why it's surprising that it's not one of the most popular golf destinations in Europe. Swide reveals some hidden gems.
Eighties America Trick or Treating, Nineties London commercialism, Naughties Scottish hauntings and Milanese indifference: Halloween through the eyes of an itinerant Italian.
For Swide Festival Robero Ortu gets close to the action at the Campioni photo shoot revealing a lot of the footballers' personalities that Domenico Dolce was hoping to capture in his stills.
Al Pacino was out in Chicago at the premier of his new film 'Stand Up Guys' in which he stars with Christopher Walken. Swide takes the opportunity to bring you Al Pacino's top 5 monologues.
Here it is, just what you've always wanted... Mercedes-Benz have teamed up with Silver Arrows Marine to bring you a luxury yacht that is as jaw-droppingly beautiful as it is powerfully built.
Spiga 2 is an innovative project headed by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. Now in its third year, the boutique in central Milan, Via Spiga specializes in distributing a pick of promising emerging designers.
Baroque, opulent and unique, the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2013 is a magical collection. Now you can acquire your very own piece of magic from the Dolce&Gabbana e boutique.
The Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2013 collection is strong on tailoring with a baroque yet restrained feel. The knitwear pieces embody the quiet opulence of the collection.
It’s fun to watch scary movies or to go to a fancy dress party for Halloween, but it’s also nice to gather in the kitchen to cook, the centrepiece to this season and Halloween of course is the pumpkin.
For Swide Festival, Christian Bona presents his Campioni backstage experience, through his fast-paced video editing style and an up-tempo montage that has a live energetic feel.
Global dance music megastar Afrojack takes a moment out of his busy schedule to talk Michael Jackson, the Mayan Calendar, Bono and the clichés that make him a happy man.
The fashion set is known for their love of extravagant things and equally extravagant habits. These are no more obvious when looking at the way their fluffy pet companions live.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is going to be THE must-see Christmas flick this December. Still unconvinced? Well, here are Swide’s Top 10 reasons why.
The girls that Pippa McManus illustrates are special. Not only do these girls have the look, but they also have complex personalities; They’re sexy, innocent and sweet all at the same time.
Penélope Cruz flaunted her Spanish beauty in a photo-shoot for Vogue Spain wearing Dolce&Gabbana.
Haven’t you planned yet where you are going to greet the New Year or to spend your Winter holidays? Swide's series inspires you with destinations: this time we’ll take you to the most beautiful beaches…
The Winter chill is creeping in and nothing is more satisfying than cosying up at home, listening to records. But, if you don’t let the cold keep you pent up in the house, it’s important to update those city streets playlists.
The cult of witchcraft has a long history in Italy, the signs are all around us, if we know where to look. The second in a series of four articles about witchcraft in Italy.
The cult of witchcraft has a long history in Italy, the signs are all around us, if we know where to look. The first in a series of four articles about witchcraft in Italy.
This week, Mood Swings’ Andrea Ratti takes a closer look at the sounds coming out of Denmark, sharing the artists that are currently pleasing his ears.
New season, new clothes and new face! Here are 8 products that will make you look and feel like a different person this season!
Fashion editor Yuri Ahn employs her styling prowess to fancy dress, well to dress fancily for Halloween.
New York always has something exciting happening and one of this year’s most talked about artists, MS MR, The duo’s EP Candy Bar Creep Show was released this month, a sign of better things to come.
Quiet times around Stamford Bridge with 16 of Chelsea's first teamers called up to play for their home nations. But getting them all back under one roof again gave them the opportunity for a photo-shoot in their official formal team uniforms, designed by Dolce&Gabbana.
Baroque gradually acquired its own personality in Sicily now that local architects were working on it with an independent point of view like Andrea Palma, Rosario Gagliardi and Tommaso Napoli.
Swide makes a step forward in the wish to scout and support emerging talents from the contemporary digital outfit. We welcome Swide Festival, our very own digital exhibition space for new talent.
It’s Halloween 2012 but if you’re bored of having the old classics popping up on your Halloween party playlists, never fear, Swide’s playlist has a modern twist. Here are 10 songs for Halloween 2012.
While some of his Italy U-21 team-mates have been promoted to the full national squad, Ciro Immobile is making a case for further examination.
People that life begins at 30 but it seems that the 40s have been well accustomed to this thinking for a while. This isn’t celebs here, no, this is W Magazine which celebrates 40 years in November.
Can you imagine anything better that a gigantic International Chocolate exhibition held in one of the most beautiful towns in Italy? No? Well, we can’t either, so be ready for Eurochocolate in Perugia.
The home of London fashion week, and the Courtauld Institute, Somerset House, does not disappoint when it comes to fashion and art displays. Next on their calendar is Tim Walker.
Spiga 2 is an innovative project headed by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. Now in its third year, the boutique in central Milan, Via Spiga specializes in distributing a pick of promising emerging designers. Dolce&Gabbana want to support emerging talents by giving them visibility and retail space in an area they would fins difficult to penetrate at the start. This season we’ll focus on some of our favourites. This week: CO|TE.
The Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2013 collection looks back to the times when sneakers first became acceptable casual wear. We love this vintage looking footwear with state of the art technology.
Today is World Food Day. What does this mean? Not taking it for granted, like we often do. To celebrate it, Fabrica's video, against food waste will be presented on October 21st at Brussels's Grand Place.
Autumn is well and truly here. Summer is but a distant memory, but I say, lets embrace the fall and experience it in one of the places where it’s most picturesque, and well constant! England. And while on a trip to the British Isles, here is what to wear.
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana donate their creativity for Unicef’s good cause: the Darfur children…
It's almost here, the time of year that sees the streets become home to children and adults alike dressed up in their Halloween best. What if you-re not in the mood to go trick or treating? Well, here are the Top Halloween Horror movies for 2012 by Swide.
Planning a getaway from stress and work? Find new places without having to go looking for them: Swide takes charge with a pocket guide of top 5 places to see in…England.
Pizza is probably the most famous culinary symbol of Italy all over the world: Philadelphia is so serious about it that it has now opened a museum completely dedicated to it. Here is how…
The Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2013 collection was Baroque, visually heavy, constructed and opulent garments characterized the collection. This however does not eliminate transparency, an important trend for the season. The garments are yes, visually rich, and the fabrics are opulent, yet the construction is feather light. Skin and vintage style underwear peep through the lace, the georgette and of course the tulle.
We're all familiar with the Italian Grand Prix in Monza, but last month the 'other' Italian Formula 1 Gran Prix took place in Cernobbio, on Lake Como. That is the World Powerboat Championship, which is the equal of the four-wheeled variety, only on water. It represents an Italian-Emerati partnership that works well and could provide the template for motorsport of the future.
The Italians were amongst the forerunners in inventing the horror genre thorough the 60's and 70's. With some of the most talented directors combining horror, suspense, gore and art-house, they cretaed films of astounding creativity and shocked audiences the world over. The films are still as scary as they were then, so with Halloween on the way, Swide chooses ten of the best.
A design studio nestling in Barcelona houses two Italian guys, who are looking to leave their architectural imprint on the world. With ongoing projects in Russian, Brazil and Spain, they’ve now got their eyes set on a canoe club in Messina Sicily. Swide's Ben Taylor caught up with CaSA to find out more.
Now that you know everything about truffles, you fairly want to go taste some. Like any other rare thing in the world, it’s not that easy to discover a good specialized restaurant, as many claim on their menu “truffles” that are just mere, flavorless, imitations of it. Here is where to go find the “real thing”.
In May 1970 Federico Fellini wrote a feature for US Magazine Playboy in which he explains the challenges he faced while filming his then latest film Satyricon. It offers a unique insight into the mindset of Italy's greatest director as he embarked on one of his more obscure and challenging projects. Choosing to depict pagan Rome through a dreamlike imagining, the analogy of a decadent Rome in decline and the counterculture movement of the late sixties in America are not lost on the Italian. Now with The film restored to its former glory thanks to Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana it is worth reading the directors thoughts with the benefit of hindsight, also one wonders, if he were to make the film today, how would society affect the outcome.
Colin Farrell was pictured in Dolce&Gabbana attending the LA premier of his latest film 'Seven Psychopaths'. The film is his second feature with writer/director Martin McDonagh following the highly successful dark comedy 'In Bruges'(2008).
The Dolce&Gabbana Alta Moda presentation in July was exceptionally exclusive with only a hand full of press were invited. The ones who got a look in were mesmerized, and it seems that the East, already partial to Dolce&Gabbana has been conquered.
The Fall Winter 2013 season has seen a resurfacing of the cape, that elegant and noble garment of outerwear that characterized the 19th century.
It seems that the “It” bag is edging its way back into fashion, and well, the status conscious amongst us are pretty pleased. Dolce&Gabbana though have two it bags: more for you to choose from! Here are their Fall Winter 2013 incarnations.
Tomorrow, the Ironman World Championship takes place on Kona Island, Hawaii. Now in its 34th year it remains the definitive endurance hallenge for those crazy enough to test their bodes to the limit with a 3.9 km swim, 180 km bike and a marathon.
It’s impossible to walk around Italian towns and cities without being in awe of the rich cultural and architectural landscape. In many Italian cities architecture from the Roman period stands next to futurist Fascist buildings creating a unique visual feast. Sitting in the middle of the two ends of the Italian architectural history spectrum is Baroque.
Being a DJ, Mood Swings’ Andrea Ratti often searches out music that’ll make your feet want to tumble through all sorts of shapes and positions, making you work up a well deserved sweat. This week, he takes a look at the darker side of pop.
Cross-stitching is an important element of the Dolce&Gabbana FW2013 collection, and it has to become part of your wardrobe. For this week’s instalment Fashion Editor Yuri Ahn works on two looks with cross-stitched garments at the centre.
Alpines have finally been getting the recognition that they deserve. The UK based duo have been making sounds together since 2010, has had their track ‘Drive’ used by Rankin in a fashion video and they’ve been on the road with some amazing talent. October sees the release of their early hours EP. Here's a closer look at the latest release Got Me Wrong.
The US Presidential race is hotting up and getting into its most crucial phase 9n the last few weeks before election. It was perfectly timed then a secret screening of Steven Spielberg's latest work 'Lincoln' got an unfinished premier at the New York Film Festival and in keeping with all things Presidential, Swide brings you five of the bet Presidential portrayals in cinema.
Like Bicycles? Like the arts? Then the Bicycle film festival might be up your street. But it isn’t just a place to show off your latest fixie bike or your restored Bianchi, no, this is a celebration of the bike and those that love it, companies, brands and fans alike. This month sees the BFF move through London and Milano. Here’s what it is all about.
The coat is an essential item of any tailoring fans’ wardrobe. Perhaps a herculean fit of sartorial excellence, the coat defines the talent of the tailor.
There are traditions in Italy that belong to history and that we still perpetuate today exactly because they tell the story of our country, of who we are. Among them is the grape harvest: Swide’s poignant postcards of memories from Italy.
While fellow Italian Mario Balotelli grabs all the headlines about Italy's multi-ethnic future it is Angelo Ogbonna could well be the poster boy for Italian football in general.
The weather is becoming chillier and our free time pursuits are turning more indoors-centric. There is nothing better than a lunch with your friends on a Sunday: a glass of white wine, meticulously prepared food, a good chat, and a chance to show off your Fall Winter 2013 wardrobe.
Among the most prestigious in the world, the Istanbul Biennial is the most comprehensive international art exhibition in Turkey. The Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts, who organise it, are now realising the first edition of the Istanbul Design Biennial - from October 13th till December 12th 2012. The Design Biennial a “spin-off”, curated by Emre Arolat and Joseph Grima, and focuses on design its importance for production, economy, cultural interaction and quality of life.
Casting light on the Spring Summer 2013 season has not been an easy task. The leading fashion weeks, New York, London, Milan and Paris have all presented different styles, in keeping with their identity and heritage. There are however, some overarching trends. Look no further for a detailed account of how and what to wear next season.
Spiga 2 is an innovative project headed by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. Now in its third year, the boutique in central Milan, Via Spiga specializes in distributing a pick of promising emerging designers. Dolce&Gabbana want to support emerging talents by giving them visibility and retail space in an area they would fins difficult to penetrate at the start. This season we’ll focus on some of our favourites. This week: Alice Palmer.
Bianca Brandolini d’Adda, Italian socialite and Dolce&Gabbana favourite is our spy into the French fashion establishment. Parisian by adoption, Bianca acts as a go between for the two cultures and fashion. On Vogue France she models the Dolce&Gabbana Alta Moda collection.
Planning a getaway from stress and work? Find new places without having to go looking for them: Swide takes charge with a pocket guide of top 5 places to see in…Iceland.
Selena Gomez is having a moment. A transitional moment, turning from a child star into a young adult full of ambition. She’s a busy girl, too, juggling a career of an actress, dating one of the most sought after guys in pop and dealing with death threats.
Perhaps inspired by nineteenth century military uniforms, or theatrical costumes, or even by the baroque gilding on furniture and interiors, the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2013 collection is an opulent vision. One thing is clear though, the magnificent, ornate, hand embroidered, and then hand aged with special, secret, substance garments are a pleasure to behold.
Novak Djokovic defeated Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6 (4), 6-2 to be the first player to win three China Open finals. Top seed Victoria Azarenka dismantled Maria Sharapova in straight sets, beating the second seed in a final for the third time this year after victories in the Australian Open and Indian Wells.
Italy has many food excellences. Among them there certainly are truffles. But where exactly can you find them and what’s their history? Swide tells you everything about these little gourmet luxuries.
The acclaimed director of 2003’s Old Boy, Park Chan Wook, is gearing up to play us all with his brand new psychological horror thriller Stoker. The Dracula inspired film stars Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska and Matthew Goode in a cinematic event that brings the east and west together with a twist.
The Milan Derby sees Italy's industrial capital divided in what is one of the biggest local rivalries in world football.
Summer’s gone. But foodies, don't despair: Autumn has everything we can dream of, from truffles to wine. Swide’s top 5 for autumn will inspire you…
Marine Vacht is well on her way to becoming the new French first lady of fashion, and film. Rosy cheeks, long chocolate brown locks, piercing blue eyes, full lips and a cute button nose, as well as an enviable figure characterize this beautiful and shy girl. Shot by Paolo Roversi on the October Issue of Vogue Italia, clad in baroque looks from the Dolce&Gabbana FW13 collection, Marine reveals her sultry yet melancholic side.
For all of you are anticipating the release of the on-screen adaptation of the iconic musical Les Misérables, An extended version of Anne Hathaway’s version of ‘I Dreamed A Dream’ has been released with more footage from the film, as a preview to what we can expect this Christmas. But what else is there to know?
The World Architecture Festival (WAF) 2012 came to a close yesterday after hosting over 8000 attendees from all over the world. Now in its fifth year, a major part of the festival's programme is the World Architecture Awards. Swide has the winners for you.
Porsche look to the future with their new Panamera Sport Turismo, a sports car that is also a family car, a hatchback, a four-door station wagon, a hybrid plug-in, petrol efficient, gadget-laden, luxury concept that is all things to all men.
Do you fancy making a statement this winter with your sunglasses? From a sunny day in the city, an après ski stroll in a quaint mountain village or on the beach on a tropical island, this winter embellished sunglasses are big. Big, bold and baroque that is.
The Baroque movement is a natural consequence of the Renaissance period that put Italy back on the world map. It moved away from humanism and that restrained eulogy of the past grandeur of our peninsula, and built a new, contemporary and opulent context. The music, art and architecture, moved forward in leaps and bounds, and they’re still a huge influence in the arts today. In this collection of articles we will be tracing the single inspirations behind the Dolce&Gabbana Fall Winter 2013 collection to create a fuller understanding of the many rich elements and traditions which shaped the collection as a whole.
Zebra Katz have taken the fashion and underground music scene by storm. Referencing hip-hop, ball culture and Shakespeare in their work, Ojay Morgan and Njena Reddd Foxxx are on to something good. Swide's Ben Taylor caught up with them in Milan during fashion week.
With the internet being saturated with new music, it is becoming harder and harder to sift out the promising from the persistent. Mood Swings’ Andrea Ratti also shares the same sentiment but has his own ways around this problem. Focus on the record labels.
Dolce&Gabbana have funded the restoration of Fellini’s Satyricon, a movie released in 1969 by the “La Dolce Vita” director that depicted the decadence of the Roman Empire.
Zuzanna Bijoch has seen a sky rocketing rise to fame in the past year. After debuting on the Paris Haute Coutrure catwalks, this Polish beauty has taken over magazine covers, editorials, runways and advertisement campaigns. Class of 1994, Zuzanna has already been the face of Prada, and walked in numerous Dolce&Gabbana shows, including the most recent SS2013 Sicilian Folk collection. Swide caught up with her backstage at the SS12 D&G fashion show.
Venice, New York and now London; BFI London Film Festival gets going October 10 – 21 and Swide are here to help you decide what it is you should be watching during these days.
As petrol prices soar amidst news of depleted demand for new cars in Europe, the 2012 Paris Motor Show was all about the electric car as several manufacturers unveiled new models.
Fashion Editor Yuri Ahn reveals how to play with the masculine versus feminine look. Skinny jeans and leopard print? Oh yes please!
Six of the most exciting practitioners in the world of visual art, choreography, theatre, design and gastronomy come together in The Waldorf Project, 10-14 October in London. Swide’s Elisa della Barba talks with the British artist who conceived and directed the initiative, Sean Rogg.
It is one of the most important artistic styles in the world and represents a big part of Italy’s artistic-historical identity. Swide examines Sicilian Baroque (Barocco Siciliano) bit by bit inspiring you with travel getaways. The second in the series discovers the cities rebuilt after the 1963 earthquake...
It’s one of the delicacies of Italian food and it’s the right time of the year to taste it. Where? In Alba, where the celebration of the season is about to start with many events planned…
The highly anticipated release of Adele’s Skyfall, the theme tune for the new James Bond film, has been leaked online, giving the bookies reason to think that the singer is on her way to scoring a number one record. Here is what Swide thinks.
As an antidote to the usual red carpet hand-on-hip photos here is Kenneth Branagh, in Moscow, on the phone, wearing Dolce&Gabbana… need we say more?
Seasonal fashion trends go much further than clothes, and runways are places where you can find inspiration from all areas of your look. From accessories trends to make up and hair, the runway should be your first port of call when documenting yourself about trends. We’ve covered fashion trends, make up, and now for intricate hairstyles that will make heads turn.
Carine Roitfeld’s latest venture, the CR Fashion book draws from much personal experience and is based on a very significant, life changing inspiration: the theme of birth runs through the first edition of the magazine.
Spiga 2 is an innovative project headed by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. Now in its third year, the boutique in central Milan, Via Spiga specializes in distributing a pick of promising emerging designers. Dolce&Gabbana want to support emerging talents by giving them visibility and retail space in an area they would fins difficult to penetrate at the start. This season we’ll focus on some of our favourites. This week: Comeforbreakfast.
It might be by Leonardo Da Vinci: a new Mona Lisa, just younger. The Mona Lisa Foundation in Zurich just presented the painting that experts now call the “Isleworth Mona Lisa”. But what’s the story behind it? And why are some critics studying it?
Prado just launched a new website completely dedicated to the Aragona painter: all his works on show online from the permanent collection of Prado.
The singing sensation and The Voice UK judge, Jessie J, is known for her chameleon like ability to flit from diva to hip-hop girl in the blink of an eye. Now, by the looks of her shoot for Elle UK, she’s adding gothic glamour to the mix.
Camel is the must have colour for the FW13 season: infinitely chic, elegant and understated, this colour, in all its interpretations has made a real come back for this fall.
When Martin Kaymer holed an 8-foot put on the 17th to secure golf's greatest prize the celebration erupted briefly. But this being golf, the Europeans composed themselves as there was still one hole to be played out. One of the day's most intriguing and enthralling tussles, turned out to be the pairing of Tiger Woods and Francesco Molinari, and even though, at the 18th, the match was a dead rubber, the Italian will have gained immeasurable confidence from sharing the spoils with the greatest golfer of a generation.
The Dolce&Gabbana FW13 collection looked at Italian baroque as a whole. As well as referencing architecture and interiors, like the incredible Venetian gilding, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana could not but look at their beloved Sicily for inspiration. Ranging from baroque fresco like prints to black lace clad widows, the Sicilian imprint is strong.
The Czech Republic is not short of beautiful locations for romantic fashion shoots, but for their October issue they’ve chosen to illustrate the Dolce&Gabbana FW13 Baroque Collection in an all together very Italian setting; Lake Como.
Planning a getaway from stress and work? Find new places without having to go looking for them: Swide takes charge with a pocket guide of top 5 places to see in…Portugal.