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The Pitti Uomo Diaries: Tilda Swinton, the Best Trends and Marni

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.16.2015 | Style
E. Nina Rothe

Is fashion all about the way one looks or does it also allow for great insight, character and personality? I believe the latter, which is why I didn't think twice about writing a few "Pitti Uomo Diaries" as part of my ongoing cultural activism.

The Pitti Uomo Diaries: I Could Wear That and Hood By Air

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.15.2015 | Style
E. Nina Rothe

At Pitti Uomo in Florence, running through Friday, where designers are showing their Fall/Winter 2016 menswear collections, I've seen quite a lot I like. From perfumes, to hats, to pocket squares, there was even a ball gown on display, made out of men's foulards.

The Pitti Uomo Diaries: It's Raining Men... and Tartans!

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.14.2015 | Style
E. Nina Rothe

Everywhere I look in Florence, it seems that no self-respecting fashionist-o is going out without some tartan. The colors aren't the traditional Scottish blues, greens or reds and some may even be tempted to call it tweed, but I insist it's a new kind of tartan.

The Pitti Uomo Diaries: Florence is Where the Heart Is

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.13.2015 | Style
E. Nina Rothe

I've searched my soul for personal thoughts about the attacks in France and have still to figure out how I feel. I know I'm sad, I find the events tragic and discouraging, but beyond that, I don't know.

La fisica che legge la guerra fredda nel falso "Leger"

Fernando Ferroni | Posted 04.14.2014 | Italy
Fernando Ferroni

Il laboratorio LABEC di Firenze fiore all'occhiello nel campo delle tecnologie per i beni culturali, ha risolto un mistero di autenticità sul quadro di Leger della collezione Peggy Guggenheim. Il falso è stato smascherato perché nel cotone della tela sono stati rinvenuti atomi di radiocarbonio in quantità tale da essere compatibile solo con gli anni centrali della guerra fredda, quando russi e americani giocavano a fare test nucleari sprigionando in atmosfera grandi quantità di radiocarbonio.

7 Reasons To Return To Florence

Fodor's | Posted 03.30.2013 | Travel
Fodor's

Throughout the lobby and 117 rooms are frescoes and gilt-edge Renaissance-style paintings, reminiscent of when it was a noble's residence.

Behind the Design Scenes in Florence: Gucci Museo to $25,000 a Night Hotel Rooms! (VIDEO)

Courtney Cachet | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Courtney Cachet

It is not the largest or the most important, but the beauty it posesses instantly grabs you and sucks you in in a manner few other cities can. One of the things I have always loved about Italy and the Italians is their ability to juxtapose old and new in such an elegant manner.

Five Easy Day Trips from Florence, Italy (PHOTOS)

CheapOair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
CheapOair

You could spend a decade in Florence and still not see everything it has to offer, but sometimes the big city atmosphere can become overwhelming. And ...