Author: Enrica Guidato

Erica Guidato, a fashion designer, is the head of the fashion department and professor at the Santa Reparata International School of Art. You can reach her at style@theflorentine.net.
July 10, 2008
LIFESTYLE

Get it while it’s hot

Italy is recognized the world over as a producer of original, well-made, high-quality products. When we talk about ‘Made in Italy' we are usually referring to fashion, the most successful and-according to me, at least-the most delightful of the Italian industries. Lately, however, high costs
June 12, 2008
LIFESTYLE

Look hot while staying cool

Though spring officially lasts until June 21, the world, and Florence in particular, is seeing its climate change drastically from winter to summer. Keep your ears open and you will hear everyone lamenting that the mezze stagioni (fall and spring) have virtually disappeared.   More than a comment on the