Category Archives: ITALY

BELLISSIMA: MAXXI Museum Rome

    BELLISSIMA: Italy and High Fashion 1945-1968 Rome Bellissima, the word that indicates female beauty in Italian, and the title of the black and white movie with the Italian maestra, Anna Magnani. It is this movie that inspired the … Continue reading

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Monica Bellucci, Bond Girl

Monica Bellucci is the new Bond girl. Bellucci is an Italian actress who, aged 50, has now become the oldest Bond girl in the next 007 film titled Spectre, after the title was previously held by Honor Blackman, 39, who starred in … Continue reading

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Aperitivo inside an ancient Roman stadium

         An aperitivo, in an ancient Roman stadium, underground. Feel like an archaeologist, with a glass of wine at this once in a lifetime opportunity, and recently uncovered site. They say all roads lead to Rome, but in … Continue reading

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Oscar winning Italian costumes designs exhibited at Palazzo Braschi, Rome

     The beautiful Palazzo Braschi is currently exhibiting a brilliant dedication to Italian costumes in cinema, that earned  their designers an Oscar. The exhibition features more than 100 original outfits, dozens of designs and a selection of objects from … Continue reading

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Elle Decor design exhibition Rome

   A design exhibition that is also an experience. We are talking about 100% Original Design, the exhibition conceived and staged by Elle Decor Italy, within the D space of the MAXXI in Rome, which is free, and on for … Continue reading

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Soul Boys ‘Spandau Ballet’ on Rome’s red carpet @ Rome Film Festival 2014

Music and moda: British band Spandau Ballet discuss their 80’s documentary Soul Boys of The Western World. Nicola meets the British band @ the 9th edition of the Rome Film Festival to discuss the positive reception of their new 80’s documentary “Soul … Continue reading

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Kevin Costner Interview @ Rome Film Festival

      Kevin Costner Black and White We meet in Piazza Barberini, Rome, to discuss his new movie Black and White, which screened the day before at the Rome Film Festival. ‘Black and White’ is a tale of parental … Continue reading

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Vogue Fashion’s Night Out Rome 2014

Moda & Morals It’s that time of year, where the meeting of the best Italian brands come together for Fashion Week in the world’s four most glamorous cities, New York, Paris, London and Milan. In Rome, it’s all about the … Continue reading

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Momenti Moda: Italian Glamour 1945-2014 at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London

    “Italy is the best country in the world. We are inspirational to other nations. They want to dress the way Italians dress”, Missoni said proudly, one of the many designers being celebrated at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum’s … Continue reading

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Meeting Missoni 4 Marie Claire:Design DNA Three woman design an empire

      Angela Missoni, talks Design DNA and creating your own destiny «My mum has the the passion for fashion. The example of watching my mother designing is where I took my inspiration»says Angela Missoni, second of the three … Continue reading

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