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.
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.
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.
We’ve looked at Italian women that have left their mark in history, and ones that have made outstanding discoveries in the world of science, but what about the arts? Today we uncover 10 great Italian literary females.
Probably the greatest painter of 18th century Europe, Venetian Giovanni Battista Tiepolo was also the first master of the Grand Manner. Today, the anniversary of his birth Swide choose the top 10 paintings of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
See how the ancient Roman craft of micro mosaic comes to life for Dolce&Gabbana. The micro mosaic, created exclusively for the Dolce&Gabbana eyewear collection, involves masterly expertise in the spinning of Murano glass, resulting in micro tiles that are then delicately and accurately laid by hand
The excitement of the Oscar given to The Great Beauty is yet to subside. For all of you who have not seen it or who just want to be reminded of the great beauty of Rome, here are 49 shots from the film which are a testament to the beauty of the true protagonist of Sorrentino’s masterpiece.
International Women’s Day on March 8th is nearly here: feel like giving a twist to the usual dinner with girlfriends only? Travel with Swide in Europe for much more interesting options to spruce up your girlie weekends.
The female contingent of historical figure is not confined to mothers or wives of kings. There are plenty of important female historical figures in their own right. Swide selects 10 women who changed the course of history who hail from Il Belpaese.
Stefano Sardella and Davide Viviani talk to Swide about their challenge: Mamai, where traditional Italian cuisine meets contemporary taste.
From the first role in a feature film in 1993 to the rom-coms of the ’00, from the shirtless glory to the Oscar glory, we pay homage to Matthew McConaughey’s talent through his eclectic and ever improving career.
Known as Mayhem, this little star of a mother’s Instagram account has become an internet sensation, thanks to the ridiculously cute paper-made fashion frocks that this duo have been crafting. Ready to be inspired?
Starting from the Acqua Paola Fountain which starred in the first, beautiful scene of the Great Beauty by Paolo Sorrentino, here are the most beautiful fountains of Rome, from the renowned Trevi Fountain to the much less known Turtle Fountain.
Laetitia Casta reveals herself on Vanity Fair Italia, talking about her break up with Italian actor Stefano Accorsi and about her future work projects.
From American Hustle to The Wolf of Wall Street: here are some of the best lines from Oscar 2014 Best pictures nominees.
In the light of the huge success that The Lego Movie has been met with, Swide have sought out Lego creations that have been inspired by books … take a look.
In light of this weekend’s 86th Academy Awards, Swide is just giddy with excitement to see all the great gowns that will walk this prestigious red carpet. But what if some stars were to ditch the skirt and go for a tuxedo? Here are some ideas.
From Her to Captain Phillips, Swide has all the locations used to film the Oscar nominated movies for Best Picture: did you know that American Hustle was shot in Worcester? And that 12 Years as Slave features many New Orleans locations?
We’ve been treated to Red and Golden army of Dolce&Gabbana, including an ode to the precious columns and coins that were an integral element to the Dolce&Gabbana SS14 collections. This week, illustrators Decue Wu, Kitty Moss and Mahyar Kalantari tempt us with Almond Blossom
Every week we bring you a selection of our favourite editorials starring Dolce&Gabbana. Models, celebrities, great photographers, great fashion, all at your fingertips.
The 9 Oscar nominated films for Best Picture 2014 have been reconstructed in everyone’s favourite fun plastic pieces, Lego. Yahoo Movies, along with artist Old Red Jalopy, have Lego-fied those in the running… and they are epic!
Queens in history not only proved their worth as illuminated leaders, ruthless conquerors or the basis of scandals, their riches and status also made fashion icons. Swide takes 5 of the most influential queens of Europe and interprets their fashion credentials in key Dolce&Gabbana Spring Summer 2014
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.
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