Enough Waste…Even Cashmere is Reinvented

“Waste not, want not,” or in today’s parlance, “recycling,” has become the order of the day in the world of fashion.  Not a “philosophy,” nor a striking pose, but rather the result of greater awareness, perhaps a stab of conscience on the part of big companies, and consumers firmly determined to...

Will We Look Inside Our Wardrobes Again?

Who doesn’t remember sneaking into their mother’s wardrobes to play with her pretty clothes lingering with her signature scent, her necklaces and scarves, and the reddest lipstick we could find?  All the while, unknowingly pandering to a subconscious desire to express and exhibit beauty we did not understand, nor knew we...

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. Cristina who is in Milan has been cocooned since the beginning of March; Myriam who is stateside since almost the end of March.  The words, “stay-at-home,” “social...

Relaunch…The Italian Collection

To renew, to relaunch…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. As the world shut down, we found ourselves confined to quarters.  Mother Earth certainly loved it as cities around the...