Alfa Romeo has struggled to make its mark in America so far, despite adding an SUV to its lineup. Right now, the Italian automaker sells three models in the US: the 4C sports car, the Giulia sedan, and the Stelvio SUV, but the current range will soon be expanded with the introduction of two new models joining the Alfa Romeo family. Rumors have sugg...

Ai lettori de La Voce di New York nomi come Fashion Institute of Technology ed Eugenia Paulicellinon risultano affatto nuovi. L’FIT — eff ai ti, la pronuncia corretta per noi italiani all’estero — è un college SUNY rinomato tanto qui quanto all’estero, la cui offerta accademica include, e al contempo trascende, moda e tecnologia, abbracciando arte,...

Fine tailoring, fine leather, fine wine, fine interiors…. Italian uber luxury brand Stefano Ricci — founded in 1980 by the eponymous designer — is all about the finer things of life, handcrafted to perfection. Niccolo Ricci, the CEO of the label, takes t2 through the journey of the brand and tells us why the world loves all things Italian. Some of...

Italian architect and interior designer Piero Lissoni has designed the interiors for hotels, restaurants and yachts, most notably, the new Sanlorenzo SX88 motor yacht. His projects span the world, including Miami, Milan, Tokyo, Amsterdam and Shanghai. He was commissioned to design the hotel rooms, individual residences, front entrance, the lobby lo...

It’s fitting that Italian motorsports brand Ducati would open its newest showroom in SoHo, New York City, seeing as everything they do (including the newest 2018 bike models) is drenched in luxury and exclusivity. Global Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali was in attendance alongside Ducati MotoGP “team flag-bearer” Jorge Lorenzo for the grand opening op...

In an era before the dawn of pesticides and mechanisation, an all-female workforce was employed to “disinfect” and harvest Italy’s rice crops. These Italian rice weeders may be a thing of the past, but they have a remarkable political legacy. Italy was, and remains, Europe’s largest rice producer. The rice weeders, known in Italian as “mondine”, co...

There are plenty of religious experiences you can have in Rome, but for the truly devout fashion fan, few will rival finding an incredible piece of vintage clothing. The good news is that in the nearly 2,800-year-old city, there are plenty of vintage stores that can really wow a shopper, from those classic treasure troves of dusty bins and stuffed...

Il secondo giorno di Coverings, mercoledì 9 maggio 2018, è stato caratterizzato dalla Conferenza stampa di Ceramics of Italy, dove i rappresentanti dell’associazione hanno illustrato la situazione del settore e annunciato i vincitori dei 2018 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition, giunto quest’anno alla sua 25° edizione. La festa è proseguita con l’an...

Known more for its outlet shopping than expensive labels and for craft brews than fine Italian wine, North Conway nevertheless was the destination Monday of a man who is comfortable both in the fashion and wine worlds: Salvatore Ferragamo of Florence, Italy, namesake grandson of one of Europe’s most recognizable designers. He and wife Christine wer...

Spring always brings back fond memories of times of great excitement for our family, particularly for Mom and Pop. It was the beginning of the planting season. For days, the main topics were “how big a garden this year, what to plant and where to get the best seeds.” The early planting of onion, garlic and squash had begun in hopes that the “onion...