Anna Vedeneeva: femininity sewn into her clothes

A Russian stylist here in Trieste

  Today I’ll tell you about a Russian clothing brand entirely hand made: Anna Vedeneeva Couture. Vedeneeva’s style combines the best qualities of Parisian sensuality, Italian elegance and Russian femininity. Anna Vedeneeva Couture is a brand created in 2015 by the designer Anna Vedeneeva, who I had the pleasure to meet at the event “La…

The three-dimensional art of Paolin jewellery

A mix & match of creativity, technique and style

  The jewellery I’m showing you today comes from the creative talent of Francesca Paolin, a young artist from Treviso. I was lucky enough to meet this great designer at the event “La dolce vita” in Trieste, where I admired her creations and fell head over heels for her unique style. Francesca started creating her…

L’isolachenonc’è (Neverland) in Trieste: local leather artisans since 1979.

My first handbag and the first custom made sandals for my son!

Everything always starts by chance … the first heat forces me to pull out summer clothes and, like every year, my son needs new summer shoes! The shoe wear that we both prefer (Giovanni and I) is the classic leather sandal, the friar stylel: two leather strips and a small buckle around the ankle. Simple…

Rovigno and its local crafts

This is what I found walking around the old part of town …

I was really impressed by how helpful, kind and radiant the people I met walking around the streets of Rovigno were. As I walked in between the buildings, where shade is interrupted by spots of sunlight here and there, little streets where wooden doors alternate with cellars that have been turned into small boutiques of…

Fontana Luce Light Lab, a true artisan in Trieste

My favorite handmade light shades!

Alessio Fontana comes from a family of artists: at the beginning of the 50s his mother started creating lovely light shades, in a workshop in Galleria Rossoni in Trieste. This passion has been passed on through generations, as they moved from the centre of town to Gretta, on the outskirts of town for a while,…

Borsa Trieste? Our own handmade design!

In the heart of the city a new project takes off

I’m full of joy and excitement for today’s discovery: I’m going to tell you about a Made in Trieste project signed Marco Trevisan, 27 years old! As I’m reading what seems like the 100th e-mail of the day, I find Alessandra’s message, she’s a MissClaire follower that writes: “Dear MissClaire! Congratulations for your blog, it’s…