The stubborn design of TÊTE DE BOIS by Andrea Deppieri

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“Testa di legno” (Wooden Head) is an Italian expression to define someone unreasonably obstinate, obstinately unmoving… someone hard, tough as stone or wood, someone who’s difficult to shape.  In this case “Testa di legno”(TÊTE DE BOIS) means shape, creativity, the vision of Andrea Deppieri,… Continue reading

AN OFFER ONE CAN NOT REFUSE: CAMO by Stefano Ughetti

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Sono tornato!! I’m back! I know 2013 has arrived a while ago but this is my first post of the year. It’s gonna be laid back and a bit more straightforward than my… Continue reading

OK! Ming Pin Tien’s not to be ignored.

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Ming Pin Tien is a London-based Taiwanese designer, who completed his MA in Fashion Design & Technology Womenswear from London College of Fashion in February 2012. His graduate collection was showcased in V&A… Continue reading

What to Watch Out For in 2013: Part 2

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Having already given you my dangerous top 5 artists, events and trends to watch out for in 2013, here are my top 5 quite good and exciting things to watch out for in… Continue reading

What to Watch Out For in 2013: Part 1

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At the sun rises on a new year, birds churp happily in the trees, new leaves are turned over everywhere, gym owners rub their hands in delight, take away’s make a killing, and… Continue reading

SKYPING WITH INSPIRATION, CHAPTER 3: PAOLO COPPOLELLA

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Seven are the days that make a week. Seven are the days that made the past week a very hard one for the writer here. I have been blue, I have been moody,… Continue reading

Children + Disco = Swag?

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Children + Disco. Most sane people probably arenʼt too thrilled about either of these words separately, let alone joined together into one terrifying noun. Attending ʻchildrenʼs discoʼ as an adult, itʼs not so… Continue reading

(Not) SKYPING, WITH INSPIRATION, CHAPTER 2: meeting DIMA LEU

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These past week has been extremely intense. Almost ten days ago Orvieto, where I live, was hit by a flood that has inundated half of the city and taken away years of work… Continue reading

President of Pop?

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Just recently, I was lucky enough to spend 2 weeks in New York City. Having had my original plans blown off course by Hurricane Sandy (see what I did there?!). I arrived in… Continue reading

My Facebook woes led me to inspiring craftsmanship and Sicilian colours in Miryaki SS 2013

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What I find very annoying about social networks such as Facebook is that quite often you end up being “friends” with people you don’t really know and sharing your absolutely irrelevant statuses and… Continue reading