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Perfect Imperfection: How to Wear Golden Goose Sneakers

How to tie Golden Goose laces, how do Golden Goose sneakers fit, and why are Golden Goose so expensive? Founded in 2000 by young Venetian designers Alessandro Gallo and Francesca Rinaldo, Golden…

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Dea Sandals: Summer Sparkle, Made In Italy

Entirely handmade with superior materials, Dea Sandals are classy, exclusive, and quintessentially Italian Striking a perfect balance between traditional craftsmanship and innovative design, Dea Sandals offers an array of exclusive Capri sandals,…

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Why Is Bottega Veneta So Expensive?

Why is Bottega Veneta so expensive and how can you spot fake Bottega Veneta bags and shoes? Learn how to authenticate a Bottega Veneta bag or pair of shoes Founded in 1966…

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In the Neapolitan Tradition: Sartorio Napoli

With more than 700 years of history, Neapolitan tailoring is known and celebrated worldwide—but is it applicable to modern life? Sartorio Napoli has an answer We reached out to Sartorio Napoli, an…

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All About Rick Owens and his shoes

How do Rick Owens shoes fit, why are his shoes so expensive, and most importantly: who is Rick Owens? Even if you’re not a fashion connoisseur, by now you might have heard…

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Apparel Made for Movement: a Q&A with MAHR

MAHR leggings are luxurious and durable pilates-wear you’ll want to keep on when class is over We sat down with Monia Furnari, founder of MAHR, to discuss the next chapter in women’s…

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Versace or Versace Jeans Couture – Is there a Difference?

Versace Jeans Couture is Versace’s second line, but what makes it different? Italian fashion house Versace is synonymous with Italian luxury and star-studded glamour, and has been since its founding in the…

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Fresh Catch: Peninsula Swimwear

Peninsula Swimwear is the embodiment of seaside Italian summers Edoardo Pasolini’s dream is to be at one with the Mediterranean sea, and to look good doing it. That’s why he started Peninsula…

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At Ease with DROMe and designer Marianna Rosati

DROMe is a modern womenswear line based in European sensibilities and elevated ideas of how clothing should interact with a woman We reached Marianna Rosati, DROMe’s Creative Director, to discuss the line,…

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Discoveries from Italy: a Q&A with Kiton

Kiton suits aren’t new, but the Neapolitan tailoring label exists in a rarified space for the best handmade clothing and accessories The name Kiton is synonymous with luxury, but it’s first and…