Tag Archives: Italian Fashion

My new blog: U in Milan

It’s been a while since my last update but I guess life happened between the time I quit my job and started out on my own. It was a bold move and it still feels really bizarre when I wake … Continue reading

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Time-Keepers Will Love These

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I admit to not being much of a ‘watch’ person. Instead, I have fallen into the trap of pulling out my cellphone everytime I need to get an idea of how much time I have left until my next meeting … Continue reading

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Stores Spread Festive Cheer Through Fashion

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Milan becomes a winter wonderland at this time of year with window decorators and workmen strategically thinking up show-stopping, innovative ideas to incorporate the festive spirit into their window displays and store fronts. I left Milan just before the sky-high Christmas tree, already constructed … Continue reading

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My Winter Shopping List 2011

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I had to dress for success in Milan for my role as a fashion writer of a guide to the cities main shopping street. I revived my wardrobe and added some weight to my suitcase with two cosy coats in black and lavender, which I found in the … Continue reading

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My favourites from Fratelli Rossetti

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With over half a century of manufacturing top quality leather shoes and bags, Fratelli Rossetti have built up an impressive following of loyal clientele who would never be caught wearing anything less… and with easy access to their boutique store within Milan’s … Continue reading

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Understated and Frill-free Aspesi casualwear

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When I strolled past the Aspesi store on Via Montenapoleone, this past September, I had to stop, smile and pull out my camera along with the rest of the tourist crowd gathering on the sidewalk to capture an image of one of … Continue reading

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Rene Caovilla’s Wonderful Winter Window

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The Rene Caovilla boutique on Milan’s Via Bagutta always captures my attention. I posted pictures of their splendid Summer 2011 window display earlier this year and without a doubt, their wonderful Winter window display is just as enchanting. I love these … Continue reading

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