WTI Magazine #20    2014 Mar, 7Author : Francesca Favotto      Translation by:   In the land of style and fashion, it was missing. But not anymore: the most watched fashion talent in the world has landed in Italy, on FoxLife. The first episode was aired last Wednesday. Who will be the designer of tomorrow?    

Americans should be happy to know that Ferrari has decided to celebrate the first 60 years of the Italian company in the US with a series of ten brand new "special models". The Modena-based company has not released much information about that. The only thing we know so far is that these limited edition racing cars will be unveiled during "a major...

Italian cities, landscapes, works of art, Made in Italy products, creativity: they all revolve around beauty, which the whole world recognizes as the country's hallmark. The impression that Italy leaves may, at times, exceed reality, but the fact remains that beauty is manifested in the originality and attentive workmanship of Italian products, def...

by Sam Dangremond   Negroni Week—a charitable homage to the three-ingredient cocktail of Campari, gin, and vermouth (1 part of each)—begins on June 1. More than 1,700 bars and restaurants around the world will mix their favorite Negroni variations and donate a portion of the proceeds from each one sold to a charity of their choice.  ...

83-year-old Italian graphic designer Massimo Vignelli has a long list of iconic designs to his credit, including branding for American Airlines, Bloomingdales, and IBM, as well as the map for the New York City subway system.   According to Creative Review, Vignelli is "very ill" and in his last days, he and his son Luca are asking "all those...

Raffaele Caruso SpA, an Italian suitmaker backed by China's Fosun International Ltd. (656), yesterday opened its first store, in New York, the initial step in a plan to create a global retail network for the luxury tailor.   Caruso, which makes suits for companies including Christian Dior SA, plans to open a "flagship" outlet every six month...

Italian fashion company Miu Miu opened a shop in the Miami Design District on Thursday, according to WWD. The two-level store takes up 5,435 square feet and is located at 190 NE 39th Street. The luxurious design features floor-to-ceiling mirrors on the ground floor, a black marble staircase and gold damask-lined display cases. The bottom floo...

A new way to move around town, "democratic", eco-friendly and Made in Italy: the new Askoll electric bike eB1 and electric scooter eS1 are already in stores.   The sleek innovative vehicles, the first devoted to the electric mobility entirely designed and manufactured in Italy, stem from the collaboration between Emo design, the industrial d...

  WTI Magazine #60    2015 May, 15Author : livingadamis.it      Translation by:   Azimut Yachts has been one of the protagonists in the 32nd edition of the Palma Boat Show, held from April 30 to May 4, 2015 in the port of Palma de Mallorca, Spain. The 2015 edition of the Palma Boat Show was the biggest ever, attracting visitors from around the w...

Italian fashion and culture descend on Philadelphia this October, with two events hosted by Drexel University's Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design – a screening of a new documentary on Italian master tailors on Oct. 2 and a seminar on the rich history of Italian footwear on Oct. 15.   The events are part of Ciao Philadelp...