Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milan, Italy.  Photo Credit Rebe Adelaida. Courtesy of Unsplash -fEMM4-A0SP0-

Relaunch…The Italian Collection

To relaunch, to renew…it resonates ever so loudly today.  The idea of starting again invites the notion of something better, the promise of new, the curiosity of all things out-of-the-ordinary.

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Piazza del Duomo, Milan Italy.

A Personal Message From Milano

Our personal message of hope, better days ahead, and always looking on the bright side of life is not so easy to pen.

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Celebrating the arrival of spring...

Accessories – Fashion Vitamins

Accessories, we think of them as being just like vitamins.  They give us and our wardrobes a real boost injecting new life into those go to basics – the black coat, the camel coloured trousers, and those unique skirts.

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Simplicity, beauty, practicality, timeless, Giorgiana has them all.

A handbag, a best friend … Giorgiana and Bobo, Made in Italy.

The handbag universe is bundled into hundreds, no millions, of different styles and models.  At this time of year, fashion magazines show spring and summer options that run the gamut accommodating every situation, colour, and mood with eye-catching block and arty patterns in an assortment of materials. There is something for absolutely everyone!

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Celebrating a milestone!  A Collection 10 years in the making!

A Collection A Decade in the Making

The Italian Collection is celebrating its 10th Anniversary and this milestone gives us a moment to pause, to reflect, and to be grateful. We are celebrating the opportunity we have been given to curate handmade Italian accessories that satisfy the need for elegant, timeless and sustainable fashion.

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In Limited Edition Scarf "Giada" by Claudia F in hand painted silk with an underlay in pure cashmere.

Unique, and Elegant for Every Day

The “uniqueness factor” of the handmade never goes unnoticed.  Several weeks ago, while strolling with Cristina along the charming alleys and canals of the very chic “I Navigli” of Milano, a dear American friend made an observation.

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The iconic landmark Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan, Italy.

Notebook from Milano, When Culture becomes Fashion.

Timed to coincide with Milano Fashion Week, co-founders Cristina and Myriam were invited to a very elegant event.

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Buttery Soft Cashmere Yarn Photo Credit Seyi Ariyo Unsplash

Why is cashmere so expensive?

Myriam and Cristina, our Co-founders asked Bologna-based cashmere artisan Nicola Luccarini to chime in…

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Autumn Leaves  Photo Credit Chris Lawton  5IHz5WhosQE Unsplash

Autumn, Dread or Delight?

Autumn, dread or delight?  It is odd isn’t it how seasons mess with our moods?

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Italian Hand Painted Visor

Limited Edition The Italian Collection

Limited-Edition implies something unique, collectable, and not mainstream.

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