The dream car brand for most people on the planet is the Ferrari. It has been the dream of young boys through to old men for generations to own one of these fabulous sports cars with the franking horse on the bonnet. Of course, we all know that these stylish designs are all-Italian. From the very first inceptions of the car, we have been treated to amazing style and grace as well as market-leading performance and a brand that makes the heart sing. And the latest model is a ri
Can chic and geek go together? The geek has long been looked at as unfashionable to the point there they are satirized on TV and in the movies. But one designer has taken a look at the way all of this sits and doesn’t quite agree. Tony Kim is probably the epitome of geek – he is a former comics blogger – who has a sartorial bent that is turning heads. The Hero Within fashion range is all his doing. He lets the geeks of the world fly their own colors loud and proud. And there’
You would think for a country that is relatively small, that we would know all about every square inch of Italy. Of course, we know all about Rome, Pisa and Venice. But it is always surprising to outsiders that there are so many hidden gens in this amazing country of contrasts. The Italian lakes have come and gone in the consciousness of the world. We hear that George Clooney has bought a place there. We hear that it is beautiful. But we don’t often hear of the amazing corner
Italian design crosses the world. There are so many iconic designs that originated in this amazing country. One thing that ties all of these designs together is the absolute sense of style that they have, Other countries may deliver products that are functional or useful. Italy produces things that look amazing. Time after time. It’s just what we do. The Vespa is a style icon the world over. How could such a simple thing look so amazing? That’s the way that us Italians work!