One of the stars of the recent Geneva Motor Show was the HK GT, penned by the legendary Turin-based styling house Pininfarina. Another was the Sibylla electric sedan. It was the work of GFG Style, with "GFG" standing for the famous father and son combo, Giorgetto and Fabrizio Giugiaro. Italdesign was also at Geneva, with the spectacular $US1.6 mill...

Apre i battenti oggi 24 maggio “L’Italia a Hollywood”, la mostra al museo Ferragamo che sonda il rapporto dello shoe designer con i divi del cinema, intercorso negli anni dal 1915 al 1927 (e non solo). Ecco perché, se vi trovate a Firenze, vale una visita. 1 |“L’Italia a Hollywood”, ospitata fino al 10 marzo 2019 al museo Ferragamo all’interno di P...

Le 100 più grandi aziende di beni di lusso al mondo hanno generato vendite per 217 miliardi di dollari nel 2016, con una media di 2,2 miliardi di dollari per società. Grazie ad una pattuglia di 24 aziende nella top 100, l'Italia è il primo Paese del settore a livello di presenza. Emerge dal Global Powers of Luxury Goods, lo studio annuale di Deloit...

From Brescia to Rome and back in just four days while covering over 1500 miles on a few hours rest. Collectors, enthusiasts, celebrities and racers, in custom-made outfits and matching helmet racing in a convoy of rare, collectable and completely priceless classic and vintage Alfa Romeos, Fiats, Maseratis, Ferraris, Mercedes-Benzes to the sound of...

At the end of the meals and after the dessert (and not with it), Italians drink coffee, either a caffè espresso (or simply caffè), or a caffè corretto, which is an espresso with a shot of liquor. Italians don’t use half and half in their coffee. Some Italians take the digestivo (digestive liquor) or amaro to help their stomach deal with such a larg...

The high-end style and time-tested craftsmanship of Italian luxury furniture-maker Giorgetti has inspired the form, function, finishes— and lifestyle—for an entire condo development. A mid-rise, Giorgetti Houston broke ground May 15 in the Upper Kirby District, an area of upscale retail, restaurants, galleries and neighborhoods located four miles w...

Summer is here, ushering in hot sunny days, endless outdoor adventures, and festive gatherings with friends and family! Our summer mantra?  JUST CHILL and embrace your inner Italian to the fullest. Here are 10 ways to summer like an Italian at Eataly Boston! 1. SEASON SIMPLY.When it comes to creating a dish, we Italians prefer to use just a few hig...

Cresce ancora l’export per Brandsdistribution, la società italiana creata da Carlo Tafuri che, con i suoi 30 milioni di euro di fatturato, rappresenta una delle piattaforme ecommerce B2B più importanti al mondo. L’azienda è pronta a lanciare il proprio brand di calzature MADEINITALIA sul mercato USA nel canale B2C grazie all’imminente apertura di u...

Marking a major shift from the previous season’s geometric draping, Rick Owens’ A/W18 show saw models wearing tentacles of padded fabric that seemed ready to swallow them whole, tied together with an eerie palette of dark greys and silvers. In an unlikely reference point for a designer best known for his playful deconstruction and luxurious technic...

Connoisseurs of Italian glass will have a rare opportunity to enhance their holdings on May 23, when the Chicago-based Wright auction house holds a single-owner sale of more than 100 works by luminaries such as Fulvio Bianconi, Ercole Barovier, Gio Ponti, Carlo Scarpa, and Thomas Stearns. “This collection, which was built by a Windy City couple ove...