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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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
The devine protectors of Men
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.
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