Outlet Shopping in Italy: The luxury experience and Creative Spot at Fidenza …

For years I have sworn by Bicester Village in England as my not-so-secret designer go-to for insane deals and, quite frankly, just a lovely day out of London town. I’ve heard that other such pockets of luxury exist around the world, but have never had the chance, or time, to visit. Well, that is until now. Last month I had…
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FFG Travels: Grand Hotel Tremezzo, Lake Como, Italy

People… I’m getting out the loudspeaker now and making a quite big and important announcement. I HAVE DISCOVERED PARADISE. The weekend after Milan Fashion Week finished, I was invited to stay at the Grand Hotel Tremezzo on Lake Como. It took me all of five seconds to make the decision that I could get married here, honeymoon here, retire here…
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SS16 Review: The Beauty of Bally for warmer weather, from mirror boots …

There are moments that still manage to absolutely take my breath away in this world of fashion and I suppose when that stops happening, I’ll know it’s time to move on to new employment. For now, however, I’m having my socks knocked off left, right and centre. Last week I was in Milan for a viewing of the Bally Spring…
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Milan: A tribute to a city is born with Nespresso

Milan is a city that lives and breathes history, beauty and food… glorious food! People travel from the world over to take in everything here from the grand Duomo to the speciality designer shops, and they leave with their wallets emptied, their shopping bags overflowing and their stomachs full. While I’ve come to call this city “home” twice a year…
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Taking the model flight from Milan to London: An eye-opening experience

Milan to London flights are known for being crowded with the who’s who of fashion. In fact, in the past four years of flying this specific route regularly, I can’t remember a single flight that didn’t have at least two long legged creatures claiming the plane aisle as their personal runway.However, on last yesterday’s trip, it seemed as if half…
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