The 5 Best Rome Tailors for gentlemen

The 5 Best Rome Tailors for gentlemen

“Custom-made” as a new status symbol but also as an escape from standardization and “fast-fashion”. Here are the top places in Rome where a man […]

A colorful journey with Tricia Guild

A colorful journey with Tricia Guild

A chat with the creative director and founder of Designers Guild on her decorating projects, bold colours and revamp ideas for the home. Mrs. Guild, how do […]

A Coffee with Orla

A Coffee with Orla

Best known for her iconic, vibrant prints, the fashion and textiles designer Orla Kiely talks to thepiccachillyparlour.com about her favourite patterns, inspirations and aesthetic. You get much of your […]

5 False Friends at Your Table

5 False Friends at Your Table

Many healthy snacks might leave you feeling full and happy, when in fact it may be making you even hungrier! It’s time to stop sabotaging your […]

The 4 best partners of Grappa

The 4 best partners of Grappa

According to common wisdom and old tradition, grappa has always been closely tied to somme foods like chocolate, coffee and dried fruits, as well as […]

Top 4 Most Spectacular Silent Disco Venues in the UK

Top 4 Most Spectacular Silent Disco Venues in the UK

After Glastonbury introduced the revolutionary ‘Silent Disco’ in 2005, the muted party phenomenon has been popping up at festivals, house parties and events across the […]

Laura Tonatto and her holy fragrances

Laura Tonatto and her holy fragrances

Three holy perfumes for the Pope’s Jubilee year in Rome has been announced by the Italian perfumer Laura Bosetti Tonatto. Inspired by fragrances mentioned in […]

3 Japanese Beauty Secrets

3 Japanese Beauty Secrets

From green tea to Camellia oil, here are the 7 beauty secrets Japanese women have been keeping under wraps for centuries. Now that porcelain glowing […]

Meeting Valentina Harris, the Queen of Pasta

Meeting Valentina Harris, the Queen of Pasta

She is an accomplished chef, successful cookery book writer and an incredible master leading Italian cooking classes in the UK and abroad. Here is our lovely chat […]

Celebrity wines that rock

Celebrity wines that rock

What do Andrea Pirlo, Mick Hucknall, Jarno Trulli, and Sting have in common? They all own vineyards in Italy. Find out celebrity wines with us. The […]

Colin Firth, a good fellow

Colin Firth, a good fellow

The oscar winning actor on love, family and passion for Italy. A profile piece. Words by Michela Di Carlo Since playing the role of Mark […]

Allegra Hicks’ revolution

Allegra Hicks’ revolution

The creative rebirth of the designer and face behind the eponymous luxury lifestyle brand, recognised around the world for its beautiful textiles and prints.  Words by […]

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