Spring Fragrances

When spring knocks on the door it is time to switch wardrobe, makeup, and fragrances. If you are a fragrance collector like me, the latter will be on the top of your list. But if one fragrance at a time is how you roll, then here you have 9 new Spring 2017 fragrances to choose from. This time I’ve also included…

A day in Florence with Quattropiume

Have you ever wished you could design your own bag? For sure I have. Now that wish has become true thanks to Quattropiume, the latest luxury accessories brand born in Florence from 4 friends who wanted to give everyone the chance to design their dream bags.  Making this little dream of mine of designing my own bag was the reason of…

Winter Beauty Wonderland

It’s essential to switch skin care products from season to season because our skin reacts differently to temperatures.  In winter we can’t follow our standard beauty routine because we are busy battling dry skin and chapped lips.  Here is a list of winter beauty products that will have you covered.  Winter Beauty Care for Your Hands Face D Instant Lifting Hand…

On This Day

Thanks to Facebook and the On This Day feature, every day is a throwback to the past. I’ve started publishing on Facebook in 2007 so 10 years of memories come back on my newsfeed to remind me of all crazy the hairstyles, beautiful holidays and Fuji’s first days with me. They say social media life isn’t real because people publish only…

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Fashion Trend Getting Political

In the 80s Katharine Hamnett invented the slogan tee and used her design power for good conveying political messages while encouraging people to ‘wear’ their voices. Those oversize t-shirts with large block letters were adopted by the pop scene including Wham! that wore the ‘CHOOSE LIFE’ tee in their ‘Wake ME Up Before You Go Go’ video. Other messages on…

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MAC Cosmetics for Teatro Alla Scala

In the times of Greek and Roman theater actors wore masks to portray their characters, that is because they hadn’t discovered makeup yet. Nowadays theatrical makeup is an important art form that shapes characters and gives depth to the performance. So it was no surprise when MAC Cosmetics announced last December that it had partnered with La Scala opera house in…

Black is the new black

Velvet dress United Colors Benetton  Lace slip dress Zara Boots What For My black phase goes on to the point where I’m shopping all black also this sale season. I’m so much into black that I managed to get this black velvet dress from United Colors Of Benetton. I mean, the brand has the word ‘colors’ in the name and…

Valentine’s Day with BOSS The Scent

One of the most searched phrases regarding gifts online is ‘ What does it mean gifting a fragrance? ‘ When I was a teenager I had heard that gifting a fragrance brings the relationship to end because the relationship would fade like the scent. It was the same for gifts like a watch that meant that the relationship would end once…

Dimitri: Discovering a Fashion Gem in Merano

I couldn’t have imagined discovering a fashion gem in the touristic town of Merano, but that was just what happened. I met Dimitrios Panagiotopoulos in his atelier inside one of the historic building in the center of Merano. Rooms were filled with dresses and inspiration and I had the opportunity to wear one of his creations and feel like a…

Visiting Merano Italy

It was a wonderful weekend even though the snow wasn’t there, but this just means that we need to go back to Merano.  I’d heard so much about this little northern town mainly because it has one of the most famous Christmas Markets in Italy. I visited during a sunny weekend in February and got to enjoy the quiet time surrounded…

Merano Traditional Dress

Traveling to discover local fashion throughout Italy has been on my wish list for a while. I love traditional costumes and their history and get saddened to know that the craftsmanship of these dresses is being lost with time as the new generations are not interested that much in tradition. When I visited Merano, in Northern Italy, this past weekend I…

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