#5 Golden issueFashion

Rich lustrous fabrics and abundantly luxuriant patterns in unexpected eye-pleasing combinations; every woman’s heart leaps with delight at so much splendour and beauty.

La dolce
   vita

La dolce
   vita

The sweet life, mysterious and floral. Oh la la, Milanese art deco in that beguilingly rich style with a big helping of Eastern sensuality. For a new female bourgeoisie - self-aware and artistic. Revel in excess_______.

Luxuriant trimmings, brocade, silk, velvet… Old-fashioned luxury fabrics inspired by everything that nature’s beauty has to offer: leaves, veins and - such sensual symbolism - the feminine heart of the flower. An ode to the riches of Mother Nature. Intoxicated by the scent of roses, you sweep with grace along the corridors of your Italian palazzo. Prego_______!

Rich lustrous fabrics and abundantly luxuriant patterns in unexpected eye-pleasing combinations; every woman’s heart leaps with delight at so much splendour and beauty.

Text
Nancy Berendsen

Photography and production
Monia Merlo

Styling and clothes
Silvia Bisconti for Raptus & Rose