My love affair with China started about 30 years ago well before the movies, Indohine and L'Amant mirrors of a romantic aesthetics and elegant exoticism my soul was compelled to absorb.Although both took place in Vi
The holiday windows at Bergdorf Goodman, a true New York holiday spectacle, continue their well-known tradition of high fantasy, dramatic surprises, extraordinary fashion, and great storytelling. The 2011 windows, ent
Sometimes I find myself daydreaming about that famous day where , far from everyone and transported by the cold Hymalayan wind , I reached in disbelief the top of the world’s fourth highest mountains, the Ann
The construction of a Neapolitan crib traditionally begins the on the eight of December from storage pulling out the "basis" of the previous year (a skeleton cork and cardboard resting on a wooden table, without pastors
A scarf is known as a piece of fabric worn around the neck, or near the head or around the waist for warmth, cleanliness, fashion or for religious reasons. They can come in a variety of different colours.
" Our Valentine's Day bouquets are good enough to wear!" Is what most celebrated supermarket chain Asda declared last week on the press. This amazing dress made up of hundreds of flowers for Valentine’s Day is availa
This week I was kindly invited by Jaime Bernice head of the PR department at Christie's to admire in private one of the most spectacular jewelry collections in the world , the the celebrated film star, fashion icon,
This pleasant architectural ensemble has houses from the 16th to the 19th century. Today it is essentially home to high-class antiques shops, typical restaurants and chocolate sellers. The square is a good spot for weeke
If you own a valuable art collection and thought of sharing it temporarily and intimately outside the walls of your private home or basement , here is your perfect option.
After months of hype and endless speculation, Hollywood’s biggest night finally arrived, and for the most part, it didn’t disappoint (beauty-wise, anyway). While many like Refinery 29 certainly wished they
With the help of French Interior Designer Jaques Grange, Francis Ford Coppola has transformed a 19th century palazzo into one of the grandest Belle Epoque style hotels in Europe.
All over the world, celebrations have been held as a final pre-Lent bacchanalian festival -- a way to usher out the winter and welcome spring. Across Europe and the Americas, parades and festivals have been taking place
Nestled in the heart of chic Sao Paulo, in a neighborhood called Jardins the legendary bookstore, Livraria da Vila was designed in 2003 by internationally renowned Brazilian architect Isay Weinfeld. Like Gerorge Whi
Only question is, how much did the smudge, erase, and contouring tools come into play in order to achieve that porcelain skin, narrowed jaw, and illuminated skin? You tell me
"Each man is unique" is the motto of Pierre Degand owner and founder of the Brussels based prestigious Maison Degand. The chore of his mission, man's elegance, is to understand his client's personality fulfill his wishe
My cousin, just a few older than me is Brazilian, and her name is Selly. Selly loves to cook. . Every holiday is an excuse to to invite our loud family for lunch, dinner, brunch, breakfast, tea or rich snaks.
The birthday chart is called a solar return chart and happens when the Sun is in exactly the same place zodiacally as at the time of birth. This chart is seen to be the seed for events and consciousness growth for the ne