Andrea Stajan – Ferkul

Elegance on canvas

I discovered her one day, among my Facebook followers, and so I chanced upon her wonderful website where you can see all her painting artwork. Her name is Andrea Stajan-Ferkul and until that moment I knew nothing else about her. Then, with a little investigation, I discovered she has taken care of many expositions in…

Infra Design

Handmade, artisan creativeness in Friuli Venezia Giulia

Infra was founded in 2000 thanks to the mind and will of Francesca dal Farra Ingrid Wesch. In 2012, with the arrival of Sibylle Righetti, the project entered a new dimension, the one of fashion style. The two girls’ idea is to turn everyday accessories into pure design. That’s how Infra Art Design started, with…

Nodo

A minimalist embroidery that needs all of us

Some time ago I used one of her necklaces for a photo session: a reinterpretation of embroidery with a modern twist. It was jewelry designed and made by Sara Pinna, a girl from the eighties, who graduated in Belle Arti at the University of Bologna. Sara is an artist, a designer, a creative. After showing…

Marzia Valli

Fragrances to remeber and to be remembered by

“The force of persuasion of a perfume can’t be refused, it penetrates into us as the air we breathe penetrates our lungs, it fills us, and conquers us completely, there is no way to oppose it.” (The perfume- Patrick Süskind)   The persuasion of perfume… I’ve been a victim to it too, some time ago.…

Mara Pavatich

A stylist from Trieste unites tradition and innovation

Mara was born in Trieste and she is part of the small Slovenian community that lives close to the border (between Italy and Slovenia). After high school she moved to Milan and studied at the Burgo institution. But Mara never felt at home in Milan and so decided to move back to Trieste. In her…

Mister Finch

A fantastic dream that comes true

Finch is this wonderful artist’s last name, who – with very few basic studies – started working on his passion: sewing and creating stuffed animals. Mister Finch lives in Leeds, in the English county of Yorkshire, where he creates his unique characters. I discovered him a couple of years ago and since then I follow…

Studiocinque e altro

An industrialarcheological Newyorker building in Trieste

Not everyone knows that in Trieste, in Viale D’Annunzio, crossing a small window we step into a very big world… In an old printing press workshop, brightened by a wide skylight, through which the sunshine filters, past upper gallery and onto a large wood and iron table on the ground floor. Today the place has…

Tomoko Tokuda

Hand made jewelry from old timeless watches…

Since she was young, this designer with Japanese origins had a thing for watches. She arrived in Italy at the age of 4 for her father’s job, she studied in France where she graduated in History of art, but she then returned to Milan to specialize as a model maker. In 2004 she starts creating unique jewelry:…