Paris

A walk around MARIE DAÂGE’s Parisian atelier! The Luxembourg Gardens, in French Jardin du Luxembourg, is a breathtaking public garden, among the largest in Paris. First inaugurated in 1612 by Maria de’ Medici, the park is a lovely ideal place for those who want to spend a few relaxing hours outdoor. Besides the rich vegetation, the garden is also …

Marie Daâge

Imagine walking into a gorgeous Parisian Atelier in one of the most beautiful neighborhoods, next to the Gardens of Luxembourg, and getting captured by a multitude of colours and shapes of the finest hand-painted porcelain dinnerware. For a “table setting” freak like me it was the most exciting experience, better than shopping in a haute-couture …

Bologna

PAOLO CASTELLI’s story is a wonderful one,and it originated in an extraordinary territory and among the streets of BOLOGNA. The history, the aesthetic taste, the intellectual excitement and the dedication to create beautiful things characterize Bologna and its province, and the company of Paolo Castelli is a perfect example of how a territory can give …

Paolo Castelli

Discovering PAOLO CASTELLI, for those who do not know the brand yet, is a must, since it’s truly an example of Italian excellence that is being appreciated worldwide. PAOLO CASTELLI was born from hard work, talent and passion passed on through family generations and has become one of our Italian realities that is preserving the …

Giobagnara

It was back in 1939 that the Bagnara family started producing accessories for the home, a three-generation passionate story that brought Giorgio Bagnara to his calling at a very early age. In the late Nineties, after noticing that leather from the fashion industry was not considered enough as material for home accessories, Giorgio founded …

Portofino

PORTOFINO is one of the symbolic places of Liguria, with its colourful houses overlooking the sea, synonymous with elegance and grace. The small village can be reached by car or also by boat that leaves frequently from Rapallo and Santa Margherita Ligure, or from Camogli and Genoa, and can be easily visited on foot. The village of …

Baccarat

One evening, I was observing the beauty of a BACCARAT glass that was handed to me. The way it reflected the light, like a diamond, and the extraordinary design. It was so light, and I remember feeling the rare sense of pleasure I get in front of a unique, elegant, tasteful object, created with impeccable craftsmanship. It was not until …

About Silver

Silver has been used by mankind since the 5th century BC. Although less rare, silver has at times been more valuable than gold. Silver has lost none of its fascination to this day. Its white colour and radiating shine continues to enrapture people today, just as it did thousands of years ago. Silver is one of the finest metals when it comes to its physics …

Flensburg

Flensburg is situated in the very north of the German state Schleswig-Holstein, on the German-Danish border. After Westerland, on the island of Sylt, it is Germany’s northernmost town. Flensburg lies at the innermost tip of the Flensburg Firth, an inlet of the Baltic Sea. Flensburg’s eastern shore is part of the Anglia peninsula. Flensburg was …