The sarong skirt not only at the beach

We are used to thinking about the sarong like a swimsuit cover when we are at the beach. The Belgian designer Dries Van Noten, whose creations I’m in love with, proposed a long skirt in sarong style to wear in town. When I saw it at Dolci Trame shop in Siena, I immediately fell in love with it, the emotion of distant destinations and transparent …

Four proposals for winter at low prices

It is not necessary to spend a fortune to dress with taste, even if you are people who like to change your look often,  low cost brands  can help you. Given the great success of public brands such as Zara andH&M have also improved the quality of their products (and not least the sustainability) that often become true must-have when worn by influencers. Today I …

Not Only Twenty: a beautiful project

As you know, Tuesday, August 13 I was invited by the talented and beautiful Virginia Masoni to participate in her program Dietro la festa that takes place in the three days preceding the Palio of Siena. The program talks about initiatives, art, proposals concerning the contrade and the city of Siena. I was invited to talk about my project with the blog Not Only Twenty …

Summer is full of colors

We are at the height of Summer, which is also the explosion of the colors of nature. To celebrate the August holidays I chose a colorful dress that for me reflects the Summer with all its colors. The yellow of ripe wheat, the blue of the sky in the nights of falling stars, the red of ripe peaches, the green water of the limpid sea …

Preview autumn 2018: dark lady

Even if a tropical heat reigns, between a swim and the other we take a look at one of the must-have of Autumn 2018. Next Autumn wants us to discover our dark side with the strictly black leather clothing: we will all be protagonists of the Matrix science fiction film. Sheathed in super-tight coats tight at the waist by the belt or in long skirts or …

The long dress is my summer must-have

My Style Not Only Twenty

For some years I have discovered the long dress and, I guarantee you, now I cannot do without it. Despite being a lover of little black dresses and tight-fitting dresses, I’m appreciating the practicality and versatility of the long dress. Practical because it can be worn from morning to night: during the day it is casual and the evening is super feminine and versatile because …

Because women “must” always remain young

In 2020, then, very soon, 60-year-old women will be 15% of the world’s population (about 500 million) and, despite this there is still a great reticence to appreciate the beauty of mature women. Already in the ’70s the intellectual Susan Sontag spoke of “double standard of aging“: the one that allows men to age keeping charm and that prohibits women from aging. According to Sontag, women …

What to pack for the holidays

Time for holidays, time to organize our suitcase trying to optimize everything to not be taken by surprise by a windy evening or by invitation to a party. This is what cannot miss in the suitcase based on the choice of our destination. I mentioned the indispensable, to you the choice of the garments to add. Suitcase for beach vacation If you have booked a …