Tag Archives: Italian fashion

FLOWER POWER ALLA ROMANA

Unfortunately, the flower situation in Rome is reminiscent of the flower situation in everywhere else, which reflects the realities of our global marketplace – i.e. it’s really hard to come by cut flowers these days that smell as good as … Continue reading

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WE ARE IN ITALY, THEREFORE WE SHOP

One of the joys of packing for any trip is deciding which books to take.  But this time – for Rome – our 25th anniversary gift to each other – it was a no-brainer. I would re-read “The Marble Faun”and “Daisy … Continue reading

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WHAT A PICTURE’S WORTH

So what does photographing the faux ancient mosaic seasons greetings on the floors of Rome’s airport have to do with Enlightened Shopping?  Let me illustrate with a little anecdote.  It’s our second day in Rome and we’re strolling down via Santa Chiara, Herb … Continue reading

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