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THE DIFFERENCE

In my personal journey of learning to discover the beauty around me and enjoying it, food is having a major role. And, as a picky…

Picture of the sea in Barletta, Puglia, Italy

BY THE SEA

To watch the sea is the very first thing I do whenever I get back home to Barletta. Never I’m going to get used to…

summer mood calligraphy, typo design

SUMMER MOOD

Calligraphy by Claudia Filograsso Summertime, and the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ and the cotton is high Oh, your daddy’s rich and your ma…

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WALK ON BY

I don’t know if I’m the only one, but I’ve always been fascinated by stairs. I find the concept itself a piece of art. Stairs…

responsible & carefree

RESPONSIBLE & CAREFREE

Calligraphy by Claudia I was watching some friend’s babies happily playing with water some days ago and I really enjoyed their carefree but at the…

lifestyle, travel, trip, fashion, blog, style, journal, holiday

HAVE A SEAT

Travelling tastes amazing. Discovering new places makes me feel beautiful. Preparing my luggage is such a thrill. Putting a foot onto an uncharted territory is a…

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NO VIOLETS HARMED

I wish this was some kind of advert about me finally having a green thumb. A lighter shade of green is welcomed too, but it’s…

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SMILE, RISE AND SHINE

Calligraphy by Claudia Filograsso I know I may sound like a professional complainer, but I really feel like I am off and disconnected in these…

Objects seen durin The Fuorisalone 2016, as part of the Milan Design Week 2016

#FUORISALONE2016

A couple of weeks ago Milan was home of the Design Week. It is a big event made of events where designers gather to exhibit their…

Dance in the rain is the name of the editor letter of April 2016

DANCE IN THE RAIN

  Calligraphy by Claudia Filograsso Come on out and dance in the rain. Dance in the rain like if there is no one around, and you…

A polka dotted Moleskine notebook with Pantone card holder and a Swarovski pen. A light pink Tom Ford nail polish and a couple of cookies.

GUILTY PLEASURES

In the pictures: Moleskine notebook, Accessorize necklace, Pantone cardholder, Swarovski pen, Tom Ford nail polish Just because I feel happier if I can keep trace of…

Round table with blue chair, with a bunch od peach roses, a mac and a cup of tea

HOME MADE

Somewhere over the internet I read an interesting phrase: “Home isn’t a place. It’s you”. How true is that? Especially because my home, just like…

fashion, style, milan, enjoy

ENJOY THE LITTLE THINGS

Calligraphy by Claudia Filograsso When my mum buys something, she always opts for the smallest items. Every object she owns, she has it in its…

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BLUEBERRIES

‘Simple,’ Tummeler replied.’ Blueberries is one of the great forces o’good in the world.’ ‘How do you figure that?’ said Charles. ‘Well,’ said Tummeler, ‘have…

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BOOKS TO LOVE #1

The best match ever? The one between coffee or tea and a book. Is there anything more romantic than that? This month’s ode to love means…

CHOOSE LOVE

CHOOSE LOVE

Calligraphy by Claudia Filograsso That’s not just an old (2005) Ringo Starr record. It’s also my theme for February. Quite cheesy, I know I know. And…

fashion, fashion blog, lifestyle, pictures, photographs, style, clothes, january, new year, resolution, 2016

START.

Yes, start. Beneath this small five letters word lies something massive: the excitement of the new mixed with the fear of the first time. Start…

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THE SIMPLE LIFE

“Be as simple as you can be; you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become” Paramahansa Yogananda Last summer I…

fashion, fashion week, style, milan, new york, paris, london, runway show, relax, home, coffee, turin, tea,

A GHOST IS HAUNTING THE WORLD…

…and it’s going to take it by storm. A colorful, bright, always-in-a-hurry, happy storm. It’s called fashion! Because (in case you live under a rock…

fashion, style, fashion blog, travel, travelling, Prague, September, resolution, goals, brand new, beauty, projects

SEPTEMBER

Am I the only one who sees September as another January? A new starting point. Almost like a new year. Should I make a recap of…

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JULY

I’m thinking about how long I’ve walked. Despite it being high and despite all the steps. Mum and bf always say that I sleep too much,…

travel, travel blog, fashion, style, moda, stile, inspiration, ispirazione, fireworks, mood, travel, art, feeling better, fashion blog

YOU’RE A FIREWORK!

One of the most challenging things is to go hunting for things that open my eyes to beauty. Feeling uninspired, stupid and tired is never the…

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CONFESSIONS ON CHRISTMAS TIME

Am I the only one out there not to have gentlest of feelings towards Christmas time? I know that is not very glamorous to say…

december, winter, fashio, style, style blog, fashion blog, couture, editorial, winter editorial, winter fashion editorial, snow, white, fur, dream

WELCOME, DECEMBER

This winter feels colder than ever, or maybe I’m just more sensitive these days, when the wind is a fire engine and the moon is…

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HAVE A SCARY [FASHIONABLE] HALLOWEEN!

Just like everything that originates from a different culture or country, Halloween never ceases to fascinate me. Its mixture of different rituals (Pagan, Celtic, Christian,…

UNFOLDED SHAPES

UNFOLDED SHAPES

Whenever I venture into a new place I try to walk as much as I can. I love the feeling of curiosity that strongly arises…

TRANSPORT, MOTORWAYS AND TRAMLINES

TRANSPORT, MOTORWAYS AND TRAMLINES

Transport, motorways and tramlines,Starting and then stopping,Taking off and landing,The emptiest of feelings,Disappointed people, clinging on to bottles,And when it comes it’s so, so, disappointing.Let…

fashion, polka dots, polka dot, lifestyle, mac case, pc case, pijama, pijama case

INSPIRATION

Pictured above: gifted Pijama case for my Mac and iPhone I love polka dots! So I am very happy to have received these in the…

inspiration, milan, italy, city, children, sunday, games, soccer, football

INSPIRATION

Picture by me at the Rotonda della Besansa

Fuorisalone 2014, art, milan, milan furniture fair, design, fashion, week, mobili, settimana del design, milano, arte contemporanea

FUORISALONE 2014

Pictures by me Some weeks ago Milan has been home to the Design Week. (from 8th to 13th April 2014) For those who don’t know…

AISTHESIS, villa Panza, Varese, contemporary art, arte contemporanea, arte, lifestyle, fashion, James Turrell, Robert Irwin, Italy, Italia, luci, neon, lights, art with lights, arte con le luci

AISTHESIS / PERCEPTION

Pictures by me Some weeks ago I have been to Villa Panza in Varese to see the installations of the two American artists Robert Irwin…

fashion, flowers, pink, spring, blossoms, style, green, nature

INSPIRATION

Picture by me So, I just wanted to make it official that Spring is officially arrived! Time for super colored fresh flowers, long long walks…

Piero Manzoni , art, italian art, artist, ironic, lifestyle, exhibition, milan palazzo reale, artist's shit, pleats, materials

BEING / LIVING

Pictures by me – please excuse the poor quality: they were made with my telephone not with a proper camera. I am pretty bad at…

milan, landscape, city, moon, blue sky, inspiration, city landscape, milan landscape, blue

INSPIRATION

Picture by me Milanese landscape spotted from a small park in my neighborhood. Passeggiando nel mio quartiere ho trovato un parchetto un pò nascosto dal…

japan anime, books, japanese, colors, style

OASI GIAPPONESE

Pictures by me A couple of friends introduced me to to the most amazing Japanese restaurant in Milan, I couldn’t be any happier to enjoy…

milan, ispiration, blue sky, clouds

INSPIRATION

Picture by me A Magritte-ish corner spotted in Milan. Un angolo “Magrittiano” qui a Milano.  

Paolo Sorrentino, Tony Servillo, the great beauty, film, cinema, cannes, oscar, colors, art, beauty

THE GREAT BEAUTY

Pictures from the film: The Great Beauty I have seen the film “The Great Beauty“. I was very curious to watch it because of all…

fashion, lifestyle, pink, valentine's day, 2014, au nom de la rose, nina ricci per ladurée, diptyque, rosa mundi, jo malone london, red roses cologne, lush massage bar, close to you

BE MY VALENTINE

I love to think of Valentine’s Day as a special day to treat your beloved ones or yourself with something super candy and romantic. After…

fashion, editorials, horse, year of the horse, lifestyle, glamour

YEAR OF THE HORSE

Happy Brand New Chinese Year of the Horse! editorial pictures from Pinterest

music, records, new, queenie eye, paul mccartney, ringo starr, geroge harrison, john lennon, yoko ono, grammy 2014, award

FOREVER

Paul McCartney knows one secret or two to defy space and time. He uses his talent to do the most amazing of stuffs: carving music…

INSPIRATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, SICILY, NEW YORKCITY, PARIS, EIFFEL TOWER,FASHION, BLACK AND WHITE

INSPIRATION

A little piece of my home, with the only three pictures we have hanged until now (my boyfriend and I are still stuck on the…

inspiration, chilli, rain, fashion, fall, winter, autumn

INSPIRATION

I love pink and I love little bows and I always feel greatly happy when I see that a little, feminine touch can be added to…

Avedon, Veruschka, fashion, 2014, inspiration, style, music, photography

2014

Pictured above: Veruschka by Richard Avedon A brand new year calls for a brand new resolution! I am a big dreamer, so I always tend to…

christmas, mug, winter

INSPIRATION

Pictured above : Christmas mug by Villeroy & Boch Christmas time is here again and exactly like every year I am so late with everything…

andy warhol, flowers, art, pop art, pop culture, exhibition, milan

ART IS WHAT YOU CAN GET AWAY WITH

Andy Warhol is in Milan! I’ve been there yesterday night and I enjoyed it so much that all I can do is to suggest you…

december, inspiration, fashion, magazines, elle, vogue, harper's bazaar, instyle

INSPIRATION

December, already – time flies! A new month means that there are brand new magazines to read, with all their new inspirations and lot of…

inspiration,cooking,flowers

INSPIRATION

I never cook. I am unable to, I don’t like it. Cooking requires an amount of patience that, simply, I don’t have and I will…

fall leaves, autumn, fashion, colors

INSPIRATION

Fall leaves. I collected them all near home last week and I spent the afternoon putting them one near the other from the yellow one…

Milan, Hangar Bicocca, exhibition, Ragnar Kjartansson, art, design, review, the visitors

THE VISITORS

If you are in Milan or you live nearby I would never recommend enough to pay a visit to the Hangar Bicocca. It is a…

wall in milan

INSPIRATION

A beautiful print I spotted by chance on a wall while having a stroll in Milan

important stuffs in life

IMPORTANT STUFFS IN LIFE

Pictured: glass from the “Maisons du Monde“ The first two days of June have been warm, and this is great news because we experienced a…

myself thinking

IMPORTANT STUFFS IN LIFE

 Wearing: Intimissimi tee, Zara sweater At a friend’s place, speculating about photography, drinking tea and enjoying a slice of cake.

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IMPORTANT STUFFS IN LIFE

Pictured : yellow tulips Buying fresh flowers may sound a little bit old fashioned but I have learnt to never underestimate their great power when…

candies, lollipops

IMPORTANT STUFFS IN LIFE

Pictured: lollipops, gift from my sister I do love candies. If I should name my favorite comfort food, doubtless I would say I rely on…

food, lifestyle

IMPORTANT STUFFS IN LIFE

When it is cold and it rains outside nothing beats a super hot cappuccino full of cocoa (unnecessary but so important food-treat). I also suggest…

haloween candies

IMPORTANT STUFFS IN LIFE

Fall is officially here with its rainy days and its darker days so eveythings gets a little bit gloomy but then Halloween comes with its…