Efesti presents: Ma-nifattura

Nicoletta Mainardi is the founder of the brand ” Ma-nifattura ”. She is the creator of these romantic, female and cheerful suits.
After having gained experience in the fashionfield for different years, Nicoletta […]

Men’s Trend 2015: Between New Dandy and Gender-Free

What are the latest trends in men’s fashion? If some of them can be read in the light of Roland Barthes and his writings about dandyism, for the other […]

Historic Workshops: the heart of Made in Italy

In the international collective conscious the Italian Fashion Houses are imposed as a synonym of excellence thanks to making clothing and accessories characterized by high-quality, standard that in recent […]

Back to the bicycle: how a lifestyle gives birth to a mass trend

1992. San Francisco holds “Critical Mass”: the first bicycle gathering designed to invade the streets normally congested by car traffic. The aim is to make people more think about […]

TALKING ABOUT CRAFTS: Fabrizio Rocchi of ”Il volo” tells about himself


From his love for the nature and for his land of Etruscan origin, the ceramist Fabrizio Rocchi gives form to unique jewelry in bright colors and most importantly eco-friendly, made from […]

Talking about crafts: Clizia Ornato tells about herself


From memories of her travels Clizia Ornato creates exclusive jewels that are the result of the encounter between different cultures giving it at the same time a contemporary touch.
Clizia’s hands […]

Talking of crafts: Elena of Rue…128 tells about herself

The fashion designer Elena Pastorcich, founder of the brand Rue…128, has made of her passion for accessories and fashion a real job.
Quality, femininity, elegance and creativity are definitely the […]


   After the decades of the wildest prêt-à-porter, of the obsession with the use of alternative and experimental materials, in short, of the standardized production by any means, craftsmanship […]

Talking of crafts: Francesca of Mr. Nico tells about herself

– Where, when, why. Tell us about your first steps into the world of craft and the reasons that induced you to work with your hands.
After some work experiences […]

Espadrillas reborn

Espadrillas are shoes traditionnaly considered as spanish, but first records about are linked to Mauleon, a town situated in the north-west of France. The word espadrillas, in spanish, or espadrilles, using […]