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Holidays and Nature in Sicily

The largest island in the Mediterranean is a variegated world of landscapes and colours. From the Etna’s top covered with snow to the warm and wild coast of the Zingaro nature reserve, from the parched mountains of the hinterland to the verdant Madonie, from the Greek temples of Agrigento and Segesta to the windmills and … Continued

Fashion Notes, luxury notebook

Ergo Italy has launched a new sparkling notebook line, called Fashion Notes. This luxury notebook is handcrafted and encrusted with 1.444 Swarovski crystals. Designed by Sbranchio, an extravagant Italian artist, Fashion notes combines creativity and high-tech features. It is smaller than the standard A4 notebook, approximately 22 x 17 cm, and it features a 1.6 … Continued

Porzia T’s chic underwear

Porzia T by Paola Tessariol, a young and talented fashion designer, is an Italian company which reinvented the world of underwear combining the finest materials with a timeless luxury design. The designer dedicates her creations to Porzia, the famous character of William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice, as she embodies the contemporary women’s universe with … Continued

Diadema Wine & Champagne with Swarovski crystals

Diadema Wine & Champagne is a sensory experience like no other. Diadema Wine & Champagne, a brand of Fattoria Villa L’Olmo, a Tuscan winery reflecting centuries of traditions, has its headquarters in Impruneta, Tuscany. At Diadema, uncompromising quality is the topmost objective, and systemic, professional direction is exercised over every step in the production process, … Continued

Francesca Furzi’s jewels

Francesca Furzi is a designer who lives in Turin and her first collection is the consequence of the road she has taken in life, her studies and the experiences that characterize her personal style. She was born in a place where they maintain a strong connection with ancient artefacts and traditional work and craftsmanship: Tuscany. … Continued

Sardinia to scrap tax on mega rich

The new governor of the sun-swept Italian island of Sardinia is repealing a tax on the mega rich that will benefit, among others, jet setters like billionaire Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. Governor Ugo Cappellacci, the son of Berlusconi’s tax adviser, proposed a budget that repeals the tax on mooring luxury yachts and landing private aircraft … Continued

Villa Altachiara for sale

Villa Altachiara is an exceptional home situated on the Promontory above Portofino, a stunning panoramic spots on the Tigullio Gulf. The villa, one of the loveliest oasi of charm in the world, belonged to the late rich countess Francesca Vacca Agusta. Surrounded on three sides by the beautiful Mediterranean Sea, Villa Altachiara perfumes by pine resin … Continued

Say “yes I wish” on Juliet’s Balcony

“O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy father and refuse thy name,/ Or if thou wilt not, be but sworn my love/ and I’ll no longer be a Capulet” said the Juliet of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, on her balcony in the wonderful Italian city of Verona. Now, for everyone who has a … Continued

Audi Delivers first RWD R8 LMS 500HP + to Customer

The first example of Audi’s track-only R8 LMS with chassis number ‘101’ has been delivered to first lucky owner in Italy. Overall, twelve units of the 500hp+GT3 sports car will be delivered during the forthcoming weeks to six customer teams that plan to race in five European GT3 championships as well as in the 24-hour … Continued

Carla Bruni’s bed

“Luxury as excellence, luxury as exclusivity, luxury as beauty, luxury as extravagance, luxury as satisfaction of our wishes.” These words represent the soul of Vicenza fair, an International Luxury Exhibition that takes place in Italy on March. This year visitors can find, and a lucky one could also buy, a delicious pink bed, that belonged … Continued

Beckhams Borrow Clooney’s Lake Como Villa

David Beckham is borrowing George Clooney’s Italian mansion ‘to unwind’ as the transfer battle to secure his footballing talents continues. A source in Italy had reportedly told Hello! Magazine that “George has really taken David under his wing since the transfer trouble started. At the house, David is able to get away from everything, relax … Continued

Lovely t-shirts by Pinko

Pinko, the famous Italian clothing brand founded by Pietro Negra and Cristina Rubini, has created a georgeous t-shirt line with funny witches theme. Pinko imagines clothing as experimentation and self-discovery and dressing as a game. Dynamic glamour is the soul of the company that allows one to freely express the essence of femininity and makes one’s … Continued

Doldrums ahead of stunted Milan Fashion Week

Milan Fashion Week kicks off Wednesday in an atmosphere of gloom and doom with some 10 fewer shows in the lineup because of the global financial crisis. While 95 fashion houses staged shows a year ago, this year’s programme has attracted only 79. A total of 93 brands showed their summer 2009 collections here last … Continued

Fiat 500 Convertible

Today, at 9 a.m. in Italy, Fiat’s countdown has finally ended and first official photographs of new 500 Convertible have been revealed. Lovely and sophisticated, this little cabriolet, that will be taking off its top at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show this March, features many innovations in a nostalgic way. Its design remembers the historical … Continued

1957 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa to break the world record auction price

At the “Ferrari Leggenda e Passione”, an exclusive event held annually in Maranello, Italy, during the Mille Miglia, this year on May 17, RM/Sothebys auction will present the 1957 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa race car. This masterpiece of design and engineering is expected to break the world record for the most expensive vintage motor car … Continued

Holidays in luxury villas in Sicily

The refined atmosphere of the lifestyle of Sicily’s noble 19th-century families, immortalized in Luchino Visconti’s film “il Gattopardo”, still arouses an authentic, unique charm. Sicilian countryside, coast and islands are full of real gems that in the past were the Sicilian, noble families’ summer residences. Today it is possible to live again this enchanted atmosphere … Continued

Metropolitan Kitchen from Strato

Designed by Marco Gorini and architect Simone Micheli – Flex 1 is a modern italian kitchen design from Strato. Destined to be the new metropolitan icon, this minimalist kitchen style comes from the sleek stainless steel frame, made from a single piece and boasting a satin finish, complemented by cabinets, doors and drawers and appliance … Continued

Color changing house by Italo Rota

Italo Rota has designed this home for the Italian fashion designer Roberto Cavalli. This home is located in the hills of Florence, Italy and the color of the home can be changed to match the personality of the home owner. Find out more about this home on homedesignfind.com

Italian Police Upgrade To Lamborghini Gallardos

A private ceremony was held on friday at the Viminale Palace where Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A. donated a police version of the company’s newest super sports car, Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia, to the head of the Italian State Police. The new Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia, which replaces the previous Gallardo in use by the Italian police force since … Continued