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  • THE REAL MEANING(S) OF "BLACK FRIDAY".

    The term “Black Friday” refers to the single day of the year when retail companies finally go “into the black” (i.e. make a profit).  Nowadays it is a happy (and convenient) day (or some days or even a week in some cases) for many people because in the late 1980s retailers found a way to reinvent its meaning and turn it into something that reflected positively on them and their customers. But the real story behind this event is a bit more complicated (and obscure). 1) The first recorded use of “Black Friday” to the crash of the U.S. gold market on September 24, 1869. Two Wall Street financiers worked together to buy up as much as they could of the nation’s gold, hoping to drive the price really high and sell it for.....
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    CELEBRATIONS, FASHION, HOLIDAYS

  • MAKE YOUR SUMMER UNIQUE WITH MADE IN ITALY SWIMWEAR

    Finally, it’s summertime! We suppose you have planned your holidays carefully and maybe already made a list about what to carry along.. Are you really sure you are not forgetting anything? Paradoxically, being fashionable currently means you don’t have to follow the crowd, so you cannot leave without something very special which will give a touch of uniqueness to your vacation.. We want to propose you a different concept of swimwear, strictly Made in Italy using the best materials and handcraft techniques, created for men who want to distinguish among the others. OLMAIA and ZEYBRA PORTOFINO 1962 are two Italian brands which well represent our new way to interpret the Fashion world. Olmaia by Federico Signorelli was born in Tuscany,.....
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    CRAFTSMANSHIP, EXCELLENCES OF MADE IN ITALY, FASHION, HANDMADE, HOLIDAYS, ITALIAN DESIGNERS, MEN CLOTHING, OTHER, SUMMER, SUMMERTIME, VACATION

  • SPRING TIME! GET READY FOR AN EASTER GETAWAY

    Finally, it’s Spring time again! This week is really special for us because it is beginning with the first day of the new season and will end with the Easter Sunday.. So, get prepared for a getaway weekend: imagine to admire a blooming landscape at the sunset while tasting an excellent wine glass and eat all the chocolate –famous symbol of Easter- you want..Then, imagine a hot place with natural termal sources where you can relax under the sun warming your bones after a long cold Winter.. Finaest suggests you two wonderful Italian places to visit - the delightful scenarios of Piedmont Langhe and the coolest beaches of Ischia - and the sweetest sartorial ways to pay homage to this holiday, whether or not you decide to celebrate it away.....
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    CELEBRATIONS, CRAFTSMANSHIP, EASTER, EMERGING ITALIAN DESIGNERS, EXCELLENCES OF MADE IN ITALY, FASHION, FASHIONABLE ACCESSORIES, HOLIDAYS, ITALIAN DESIGNERS, ITALIAN LANDSCAPE, LIFESTYLE, MEN ACCESSORIES, MEN CLOTHING, MEN SHOES, OTHER, OUTFITS, VACATION, WOMEN ACCESSORIES, WOMEN CLOTHING

  • VALENTINE’S DAY CONTEST: FINAEST REWARDS YOUR LOVE FOR ITALY

    Whoever has a dream should go to Italy. It doesn’t matter if they think that the dream is dead and buried; in Italy, it will rise and walk again. (Elizabeth Spencer, writer) Each of us has a dream. Maybe, a part of that consists in living always happily with your loved one. This was the hope of two unfortunate lovers whose story was narrated through the poetical words of William Shakespeare. Romeo and Juliet are the symbol of eternal love worldwide. FINAEST suggests you one of the most wondeful location to celebrate the 14th of February, Valentine’s day. The place where Romeo and Juliet lived and died for their powerful love: VERONA. Come to visit this wonderful city and have a romantic stroll trough the streets passing by Juliet’s.....
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    CONTEST, CRAFTSMANSHIP, EXCELLENCES OF MADE IN ITALY, FASHION, HOLIDAYS, ITALIAN LANDSCAPE, LIFESTYLE, OUTFITS, VALENTINE'S DAY

  • La Biennale di Venezia 2015

    This year Italy is full of big international events. So today the 56th Art Exhibition of la Biennale di Venezia opens its doors for the visitors and exhibitors from all over the world. The Venice Biennale is a major exhibition of contemporary art  that takes place once every two odd years on the beautiful city of Venice. This year it celebrates 120th anniversary of the first Exhibition held in 1895. This year it's going to be held from May 9th to Nov. 22nd, 2015. 89 National Participations will be exhibiting in the historical Pavilions at the Giardini, at the Arsenale and in the city of Venice. The list of participants include international artists from different countries. The countries participating for the first time this year in.....
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    EMERGING ITALIAN DESIGNERS, EXCELLENCES OF MADE IN ITALY, FASHIONABLE ACCESSORIES, HOLIDAYS, ITALIAN LANDSCAPE, LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA, LIFESTYLE & FAIRS, MEN ACCESSORIES, OTHER, WOMEN ACCESSORIES, WOMEN CLOTHING

  • Expo 2015 in Milan: Food, Fashion, Finaest

    As you may already know EXPO is an international universal fair held in varying parts of the world and dedicated to different themes. We are very happy and excited that this year the fashion & design & innovation capital of Italy – Milan – is hosting this great global event. Honestly, we think there is no better place than Italy to be hosting this event this year because Expo 2015 is dedicated to food & nutrition and its motto is: Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life. Italians will put a lot of heart and effort in showing the best of the traditions of their homeland and people from all over the world will invite and be invited to discover various kinds of food coming from different cultures, reveal the approach to.....
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    EMERGING ITALIAN DESIGNERS, EXCELLENCES OF MADE IN ITALY, FASHIONABLE ACCESSORIES, HOLIDAYS, LIFESTYLE & FAIRS, MEN FASHION WEEKES, MISEROCCHI LOAFERS, OTHER, SHAVING, SHIRT, WOMEN CLOTHING

  • Rocking the Easter Fashion 2015

    But Easter means more besides chocolate -though that is quite an important component of it too- on the fashion front. The idea is to truly embrace spring with pastel shades and floral prints, rabbit motifs and sweet accessories. If you wish to partake in the festivities, but would rather abstain from the sugar consumption, we’ve got a little something to put in your wicker basket that will make you a hit at any holiday function you attend this weekend, but particularly at parties where melt-in-your-mouth treats have been overconsumed. Here are the sweetest sartorial ways to pay homage to this holiday whether or not you wish to extend your Easter horizons to a weekend getaway. Finaest suggests visiting, as top destinations, the coolest.....
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    EASTER, HOLIDAYS, LIFESTYLE & FAIRS

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