bentley home inaugurates milan atelier with two furniture collections

bentley home opens first atelier in milan Located within a palatial, neoclassic architectural masterpiece in Milan, Bentley inaugurates its first furniture showroom – the Bentley Home Atelier – during the city’s Design Week 2022. The 500 square meter space, located on Corso Venezia, sets the perfect scene to debut its two new furniture collections. The … Read more

In Milan, fashion labels study history

“Being inspired by history connects with the lives of the past. You want to live again, to be inspired. And to learn from the lives of people.” So said Miuccia Prada after the powerful Prada AW22 show she designed with Raf Simons, one of many strong showings in a week that asserted the importance of … Read more

In Florence, an introduction to long-stay group tours

Placeholder while article actions load My family calls me the Bethesda Brit. I’ve spent so much time traveling in the United Kingdom that London’s almost a second home. But I had long hoped to immerse myself in another place: Florence, the city where the Renaissance began around 1350 and — for most art history buffs … Read more

Travel: 8 lesser-known sights of Rome

YOU could be forgiven for feeling a little jealous of the England football team, jetting off to Rome at just a few days’ notice. Near the top of most travel wish-lists, sights like the Colosseum, the Pantheon, and St Peter’s Basilica are legendary, but there’s plenty more to the Italian capital that can’t all fit … Read more

Milan Fashion Week Welcomes A New Generation Of Italian Designers

Milan’s reputation as a stagnant fashion landscape where new talents aren’t given the space and opportunity to grow seems to be finally coming to an end. This season’s packed Milan Fashion Week schedule was brimming with young designers showing promising debuts, progressions in confidence, and more focused points of view. Distinctive in their expression yet … Read more

Ciao Roma! WestJet takes off for The Eternal City

New connections between Alberta and Italy marks a major recovery milestone as demand for international travel and inbound tourism ramps up CALGARY, AB, May 8, 2022 /CNW/ – WestJet last night launched its long-awaited service to Rome with the departure of WestJet flight 32 from YYC Calgary International Airport at 6:20 p.m. local time. This … Read more

Inside Housing – Insight – ‘They are trying to minimise it as a private accident covered by insurance’: the story of a giant cladding fire in Milan

This is a complete contrast to the firefighting strategy at Grenfell, where efforts initially focused on fighting the fire in the kitchen where it had begun, before attempting to combat it in other flats and on the outside of the building. As is now notorious, residents were told to stay put until 2.47am (and some … Read more

The Standout Men’s Collections From Milan and Paris Fashion Week

From blazing fireballs at Rick Owens to Bianca Saunders’ investigation into Jamaican hard food, these were the best Spring/Summer 2023 menswear collections from Milan. and Paris June 28, 2022 “There’s a kind of anti-logic to the combination of the clothes, an oddness,” explained Raf Simons following his latest outing with Miuccia Prada, who had commented … Read more