WTI Magazine #49    2014 December, 10Author : Anna Stein      Translation by:   Celebrating Thanksgiving in the rural town of Castelnuovo, surrounded by a group of about sixty native Italians eating lasagna and parmesan crepes, my seven American friends and I were certainly in for a once-in-a-lifetime holiday experience. Despite being away fro...

So far, so good for Gov. Mike Pence's trip to the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Pence announced Thursday two Italian-based companies have chosen the state of Indiana as the site for their North American operations. In all, more than 100 new jobs will be created in the coming years.   The first company is Brescia, Italy-b...

by Natascia Ronchetti   The Modena-based auto business -- that galaxy of companies that revolves around top brands Ferrari, Maserati, Pagani -- is soaring, with an increase in revenues of 7.4% in 2014. It reached a turnover of €2.5 billion and is pulling ahead of the Piedmontese companies clustered around Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Turin,...

Ferrari has been keeping this fact very low profile, slipping it inside the release that focuses on the financial results for the first six months of 2014.   It's no wonder they're trying to be mysterious, since this week the brand has been surrounded by the implications of the huge change at top – its Chairman, Luca di Montezemolo, left the...

Everyone loves a brief taste of Italian culture, but for those of you looking to stay longer, and possibly even set down new roots, you may find your life starting to change in unexpected ways.   Tuscany Now spoke to four expats who have moved over and fully embraced new lifestyles to see what they thought were the key changes you'll notice...

Cruciani unveiled its Cruciani C accessories flagship in New York's Time Warner Center, before hopping down to South Florida, where founder Luca Caprai donated 600,000 of its signature macramé lace bracelets to support Miami Children's Hospital. A limited-edition style with the hospital's logo in navy is among bracelets that are expected to raise $...

Inaugurata venerdì 24 gennaio la decima edizione della fiera Mrket, considerata la più importante fiera commerciale del settore abbigliamento e accessori per uomo nella East Coast degli Stati Uniti. Nel corso della manifestazione, che rimarrà aperta fino a martedì 28 gennaio, si prevede un flusso di circa 4.000 operatori, principalmente dettagliant...

It's not too often you get to see a Ferrari or Lamborghini on the road – let alone dozens all at once. That was the scene in West Hartford Sunday – all to raise money for a great cause. Thousands of spectators and car owners descended upon LaSalle Road in West Hartford Center for the 15th Annual Ferrari and Friends Concorso, presented by...

  WTI Magazine #16    2014 Feb, 07Author : Donatella Perrone for PoisonDrops.com      Translation by: Alessandra Bitetti   Is there a crisis? Renato Balestra replies with colors to sweep away the grayness of these times, at least from the catwalk.     But don't call it kaleidoscope, because the Master says yes to color but takes it easy, insp...

By Maria Tettamanti   Gentlemen, allow us to parlay yet another valid reason to visit the de rigueur neighborhood of Wynwood: Freshly minted Junior & Hatter Gents. The barbershop created specifically for men joins its sister salon and neighbor, Junior & Hatter, which opened in October 2012.   Co-Owned by 32-year-old Andrea Bat...