Elsa Schiaparelli, the wonder and amazement in fashion

Elsa Schiaparelli “BETTINA” by Beatrice Brandini Another great fashion personality was Elsa Schiaparelli.  I’ve always loved because she was the first to combine ART and FASHION, thanks to collaborations with friends such as Jean Cocteau, Salvador Dali, Man Ray. To create wonderful clothes, ironic, surreal, shocking. Creations, but it would be more appropriate to call […]

Hugo Pratt, Corto Maltese, the Pea Coat

“ADVENTURERS” by Beatrice Brandini Corto Maltese by Hugo Pratt I have a daddy lover and collector of comic books, my childhood was characterized by these magazines full of colors, characters, fantastic trips. Among those I have loved, since a child, there was Corto Maltese. This male figure has been for years the image of my ideal […]