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A Birkin Is Forever

Hermès Birkin is not a bag, it's a work of art. Some may think it's a daring statement: however, if you're eager to know why recent surveys show that this iconic fashion gem is a better investment than gold or stocks, here is how and why Birkin turned into a status symbol.     How the First Birkin Saw the LightHaving a Birkin in your hands means getting in touch with a universe of peaceful luxury. It creates that kind of cocooning, cozy ...


A Family Bond: Missoni

 I believe happiness is in the small things, those that count only for you and the people you love. - Ottavio Missoni   Ottavio and Rosita: from Love to BusinessFor the Missonis, family and culture are priceless values. This true-born Italian high-class brand was not conceived as much from a business intuition as from a love story. It's London in 1948 - the perfect time and scenario for falling in love. That's what happens to Ottavio, vigorous ...


Get the Look: Lady Gaga wearing A.N.G.E.L.O.

 A perfectly tailored jacket can change any woman. We from A.N.G.E.L.O. strongly believe that, especially when the jacket is vintage, with the quality of tailoring of outerwear from the past. The coolest jacket, enhancing the female figure as ever, definitely dates back to the 1980s, with a stunning and elegant shoulder design, for powerful women only. Who could master such ideal of confident, poised and sexy woman better than Lady ...


The Trench Trend - History and Facts

  Humans' most natural skill is finding always the bright side in everything. Take autumn: even in those gloomy, dark and rainy days we are able to enjoy the little pleasures. One of them is finally wrapping yourself into a classy trench. A trench is a raincoat with a belt, neither too light nor too heavy, ideal for the autumn and spring temperatures that open to chilled walks outside and slow after-work cocktails in the city. Its exquisite craftsmanship and comfort ...


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History and Details of Herm├Ęs Birkin Bag Hermès Birkin is not a bag, it's a work of art. Some may think it's a daring statement: however, if you're eager to know why recent surveys show that this iconic fashion gem is a better investment than gold or stocks, here is how and why Birkin turned into a status
Missoni - History of Knitwear, Vintage Sweaters and Cardigans I believe happiness is in the small things, those that count only for you and the people you love. - Ottavio Missoni [[Table_of_content]] Ottavio and Rosita: from Love to Business For the Missonis, family and culture are priceless values. This true-born
Vintage 1980s Jackets: Lady Gaga wears A.N.G.E.L.O. A perfectly tailored jacket can change any woman. We from A.N.G.E.L.O. strongly believe that, especially when the jacket is vintage, with the quality of tailoring of outerwear from the past. The coolest jacket, enhancing the female figure as ever, definitely dates back to the
The Trench Trend - History and Facts   Humans' most natural skill is finding always the bright side in everything. Take autumn: even in those gloomy, dark and rainy days we are able to enjoy the little pleasures. One of them is finally wrapping yourself into a classy trench. A trench is a raincoat with a belt,
Call Me 80s - 1980s Vintage Clothing   Take these ingredients: a handful of political changes, a bit of economic growth, several social issues and much, much music. You will get this explosive mixture: the Eighties, the most revolutionary, crazy and creative decade in history.  1980s: Expressing Yourself is
New In: Vintage Kimonos Kimonos (which literally means a “thing to wear” or better “dress”) is a traditional Japanese garment. With a T-shape and a neat and clean design, it reaches to the ankles and features long collar and sleeves. It is secured with a wide belt tied at the back called
50s-ummer lovers - Vintage Beachwear “On vacation, you can wear all the colorful and casual clothing that you like, but you must always be elegant.” - Christian Dior Elegant, yet cheerful and light-hearted. Fifties fashion could be summed up like this. After the war, men and women are left with the scars of
New In: Invicta Backpacks Any grown-up or kid who was born and raised during the 1990s knows what "Invicta" is. This brand was founded in 1906 in the United Kingdom and started producing sacks for the navy and jute bags. In 1926, a Turin-based Italian craftsman takes over the company and soon attracts
Chanel Bags: Dreams to Wear   Some moments are unforgettable. Like when you glance excitedly at your grandmother's drawers, where deluxe accessories are mysteriously kept with care. Among these, some lucky ones among you will most likely find a Chanel bag. Coco Chanel, the founder of the Maison, had that
New In: Levi's Recycled Skirts The mini skirt became a mass clothing piece in the 1960s thanks to London-born fashion designer Mary Quant and represented an authentic sign of emancipation for women, turning into a symbol of limitless freedom even in Haute Couture. Mini skirts are closely related to jeans,