Stranomavero: a research of brands and creativity

In Trieste there’s a mix of energies to charm us with fashion

I usually don’t like writing about shops, because I prefer to concentrate on brands and young designers that attract my attention. But there’s always an exception to confirm this rule and it’s called Stranomavero. It might seem reductive to call it a shop for women and men fashion because it’s such a smart and neat…

HandMade, passion and style on your children’s feet!

The 3 ingredients for a delicious product

  Today I’m going to show you the most beautiful shoes for babies! The artist that makes them is Hermona, a girl with magic hands and with Albanian origins, now living in Trieste! I met her some time ago and she stole my attention because of the precision and creativeness with which Hermona creates these…

Olga Lyubushkina

The models of this young Ukrainian designer are creative, original and filled with talent.

Since she was in school, Olga showed great passion for fashion. She loves dressing in eccentric ways and designing tailor made clothing. She graduated at Kiev National University in technology and design, specializing in clothing design. At the same time she also attended an art and music school, taking part in design, and sewing courses.…

Orfeo : 25 designers to dress your children.

What is it? I’ll tell you all about it!

Orfeo is a British web site for on-line shopping. It gathers 25 designers for children’s clothing and has many beauties to be discovered, from dresses to accessories! Unfortunately (and I say this because my boy is already 8), it dresses only children from 0 to 6 years old! As soon as I discovered it I…

Back to school with Cath Kidston

From London with love

I discovered this brand when I was in London a few years ago and was pleasantly surprised by it. Cath Kidston started in 1993 in the British capital, east zone. It immediately stands out with its floral print, initially applied only on wallpaper and then, as the brand grew, on various other products as well.…

Traditional Russian foulards: once they were just for few selected people, today for everyone

An accessory I love, flowers and colours on my shoulders

There are many different types, different fabrics and quality. Elegant but casual, it can turn your simple outfit into something special, unique. It is the best of accessories, versatile and always useful. I’m talking about scarves. All women, and maybe some men, have dozens in their wardrobe. There’s one that I believe should never be…

Indi & Cold

From Spain with love

Some time ago, in a small shop of Trieste, out of the city centre, I discovered this brand and basically fell in love with it. It’s called Indi & Cold, and it started out in 1991 in San Sebastián, where it lives, creates, experiments. Everything started from a wish: passing on a philosophy (and a…

How to dress your children without spending?

I’ll tell you about my secret…

For about 8 years now I’ve had a new tenant, my son Giovanni. To make sure he’s always well dressed, without spending too much, over the years I refined a particular technique. Which one? I’ll explain all about it now! For a couple of years in Italy, but not only here, there has been a…

Sartoria Ripense

A paradise for a tailored man

Ripense tailor shop dresses men from head to foot, tailor made without leaving out any detail. Andrea Luparelli, carries on his family traditions, in his historic shop in Rome, continuing to accent the male figure with its incredible tailor made suits. It takes over 50 hours of work to create the perfect outfit. Soft sleeves,…

Nosweet

From Poland cotton candy taste 100% organic

Small dresses, great clothing. I discovered this brand, that strongly reflects my style, almost by chance. I thought it was Scandinavian, but it’s actually Polish. Beautiful cuts. Light colors. Flowers, hearts and teddy bears to dress children like little candy. Nosweet is a brand that takes care of your comfort, but especially protects the skin…