Europe sets the stage for American Apparel

By Shelley Pittman: From an exclusive tailor shop in Rome in 1945, two men, Gaetano Savini, a well-connected Roman socialite, and Nazareno Fonticoli, a master tailor trained in Savile Row, combined forces to develop what is notably one of Italy’s most famous designer suit brands.…

The price for happiness

On our editor’s team, I am always the one trying to get more art into our magazine. I think art is something so personal and so worth spending a lot of money on. Last week I had to be in Madrid for business, and I…

Lapiaz family: the ultimate luxury state

Inspiration made designers get new pieces Lapiaz inspired this design. The French word is the name given to the typical karst formations produced by surface dissolution of limestone or dolomite rocks, this can also be caused by freezing and thawing in cold climates. This is how…

Unisa sandals with Swarovski

Unisa sandals embellished with Swarovski Crystals SS16. You can dress up simple in black. It doesn´t need to be anything extravagant, but if you want to give a sophisticated touch to your look what better way than to add a little sparkle to your accessories.…

A miraculous sensation!

The last few weeks I’ve been very busy. It all started with Baselworld in Switzerland, an amazing trade show for the watch and jewellery industry. Since then, I’ve travelled to various countries to see different events, talk to designers and brands, and do business. We…

A quest for perfection in California’s Wine Country

By Shelley Pittman: When he inherited the Champagne House in 1833, the cognoscente Louis Roederer implemented his visionary approach to cultivating his vines, aiming to master each stage of the wines creation. While other Houses purchased their grapes from outside sources, Louis Roederer put his…

Microcredit for Entrepreneurs

EuropeanLife is, of course, all about luxury, but even more, it is about entrepreneurship all over the world. We have a huge network of entrepreneurs, and we always enjoy events where entrepreneurs show their work, their company and their craftsmanship. We are already partners with…

Joya – Jewellery art fair

JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair celebrated its seventh edition with a great selection of international artists, combining fashion with the best of art jewellery. The seventh edition of JOYA Barcelona has been a success and consolidated the event as the main art jewellery fair in…