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  • YOU KHANGA: AFRICAN LIFE & ITALIAN STYLE

    YOU KHANGA: AFRICAN LIFE & ITALIAN STYLE YOU KHANGA is one project by Veruscha Rossi, founder and owner of the trademark and Benedetta Ceppi, creative director, that combines two distant cultures – AFRICAN LIFE & ITALIAN STYLE, a merger of the mystique and romance of Africa with the experience and excellence of Italian footwear craftsmen. The YOU KHANGA pumps and slippers range is born in Kenya, where the khanga materials are crafted providing unique quality cloths that give a ‘one of a kind’ character. The cloths are then sent to Italy to be crafted into quality unique footwear. The results are ‘one off’ products with no two identical pairs. Each khanga is unique and can’t be recreated. A khanga can.....
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    CHARITY, EMERGING ITALIAN DESIGNERS, EXCELLENCES OF MADE IN ITALY, FASHIONABLE ACCESSORIES, FLAT SHOES, ITALIAN ENTREPRENEURS, WOMEN ACCESSORIES

  • MILAN FASHION WEEK SS15: STREET STYLE SHOTS OUTSIDE THE FASHION SHOWS (Part 2)

    Monday was the last day of Milan Fashion Week, and our photographer Marta Rovatti Studihrad during all this fashion days went ot ouf the shows to capture the best street style looks. (Check out also here for more streetstyle photos) We loved the Spring 2015 collections of some legendary names of Made in Italy like Prada, Roberto Cavalli, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Giorgio Armani and the ironic Moschino.  But, even if runways are always a great source of inspiration, seeing how the stylish people who attend the shows in Milan put themselves together can be a great start to renew you style, because sometimes the best show isn't on the runway, but on the street. See our favorite snaps outside the Spring/Summer 15 fashion show.....
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    EMERGING ITALIAN DESIGNERS, FLAT SHOES, HEELS, SPEKTRE SUNGLASSES, STREET STYLE SHOTS, WOMEN ACCESSORIES, WOMEN CLOTHING, WOMEN FASHION WEEKS

  • 1960 TRAVEL SHOES: FOLLOW THE PASTEL FASHION TREND THIS SPRING/SUMMER 14

      1960 Travel Shoes are the only and unique patented “folding ballet flats” with a rigid sole. Thanks to a special rubber insert it’s perfectly able to bend, even if it’s made of leather, and can be easily inserted in the special bag with which it is sold. A useful and original idea which will enable every woman to have a handy ballet flats always with them, especially after spending all day in the office on heels, or right after leaving a party. The 1960 Flat Shoes is entirely hancrafted in Italy according to the tradition of Marche - the Italian region famous for shoemaking: from the choice of leather and fabrics for the exterior, to the one for the interior. Last but not least, these chic and colorful shoes are made.....
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    EMERGING ITALIAN DESIGNERS, FLAT SHOES

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