While we were studying at the library the other day, my friend A arrived with one of the greatest pyjamas looks ever. She found this silky combishort at Zara and simply accessoried with loafers and a deep red wine nail polish.
Nonchalant, easy yet stylish.. I loved it!
A little wave of hysteria seized the Conde Nast College yesterday as male supermodel David Gandy (to his own confession, usually referred to as the “white pant guy” from the Dolce Gabbana Light Blue ad) came to give a talk at our school.
Interviewed by fashion priestess Hilary Alexander, David shared his insight on the fashion industry, male modelling and beyond, before taking the time to take a picture with every single one of us.
When asked if he had any tip to help me look better on these tricky bikinis pictures this summer, he (unfortunately) answered: “one thing only: go to the gym”.
We all loved his honesty, down to earth attitude that night.. a true gentleman!
Here are a few snaps of the event and its well-heeled guests.
Meet the lovely stylist and designer Martell Campbell!
Martell works as a personal stylist at Harrods and describes his style as “young modern British gentleman“. He recently attended the Men SS14 London Collections, has been streetstyled by Vogue, frequently features on men fashion blogs and his collection of menswear accessories is so cool that John Lewis made a report on it!
Check out his blog here!
Cucumber lime chilli lollipops, tabasco oysters and champagne were all part of the action at the flagship store of Sebago last night as fashion bloggers, creative directors and stylists were invited to mark the launch of the new SS14 Sebago Pure Collection.
Here are a few snaps of the event and its fabulous guests!
With Pope Francis named “Man of the Year” by Vanity Fair Italia and D&G new religious-inspired collection, it’s time to introduce a bit of papal chic into our wardrobes!
Gammarelli, the historic Roman tailor which has been making all the outfits for the popes, cardinals and bishops of Rome since 1789, is now selling its iconic socks online to the general public!
Choose between the Cardinal Red (chicissimo with dark red colour of pants!), Bishop Purple or Priest Black.. and
act feel like a saint!
Available worldwide online exclusively on www.meschaussettesrouges.com
Last weekend I went with some friends in the valley of Munster, a lovely mountain range in Alsace, in the east of France.
Mountain lakes, glaciers craters, cows, horses, bluebells, daffodil Vosges pansies and delectable local products were all part of the scenery.
A feast for the eyes and culinary senses! Have a look!
This week “look of the week” is that of fashion historian and writer Amber Butchart!
Amber kindly accepted to come lecture us today at the Conde Nast College… and showed us how she (expertly) interprets this summer’s stripes trend. I love her happy bold mix!
Happy weekend everyone!
It’s time for summer sun and fun!
I am sure you all already have wonderful plans to make this summer rock in the coming weeks but just in case, check out these awesome pictures from Pinterest. Make sure you pin down this list!
Remember when I was telling you that Condé Nast (the magazine empire which owns titles like Vogue, GQ and Vanity Fair) decided to open a school in London? Well I just decided to join.. and today was my first day over there!
I am on the “Vogue Fashion Certificate Course“, an intense 10 weeks program focusing on 3 main areas: fashion communication, fashion journalism and fashion business. Continue reading
This week in Milan took place the opening party of the White Summer of Ruinart!
The event took place on the roofdeck of the hotel Magna Pars Suites, a 5 star hotel located near via Tortona, the design district of Milan. The hotel was built in an ex-perfume factory. Each of the 28 suites of the hotel was created after a specific perfume! A very cool new concept!
Ruinart was celebrating the launch of its “White Summer”, a serie of aperitivi where champagne lovers will be able to taste Ruinart‘s cult product – the Blanc de Blancs – in special circumstances: each White Lounge will propose to accompany the champagne tasting with a menu specially developed to complement and exalt the flavours of champagne!
A must try for all champagne lovers this summer!
In summer, it’s not just your skin that needs sun protection, your hair does too!
Sun, chlorine and salt water all have devastating effect on hair so make sure you protect your hair with good products this summer.
Check out these hero products from Hairmed!
My friend Anna is amazing. She works in a digital agency in Moscow, has perfect legs, speaks Russian-English-Italian fluently, blogs on her spare time and recently travelled to Cannes to attend… the Cannes Lions Festival, the world’s biggest festival for creative communications industry! Needless to say, I asked her to report on it!
So I guess right now right here – while waiting for my connection flight to Moscow in Zurich and trying to sober up from all the rose I had during past 5 days – is the best time to tell you my story of Cannes Lions…