Why I blog

grazia

About reasons and goals of this blog.

This article is traslated and adapted from the italian original one that you find below There are so many reasons why people open a blog. Well, ok. I stated the obvious. Start again.

Open a blog? You! What’s the big idea? You snub the poor ones that [...]

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Across and down

across and down

Curvy outfit – Masculine stripes

First of all I want to say sorry for the bad quality of these pictures, but the weather has been horrible this week and I couldn’t take any photo outdoor because of the steady rain. So I had to set up a makeshift photographic studio in my cellar.

That [...]

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The elephant skirt

elefant skirt cover

50s style look for curves

The center piece of the today’s curvy outfit is this adorable vintage pleated skirt printed with hundreds of little elephants. I love the taupe color, the pattern, the cut. It makes me feel like like Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday. I mixed it with vintage court-shoes, a vintage Cacharel [...]

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Scarlett O’Hara’s curtains

drapery top

Curvy outfit: a handmade recycled drapery top

Do you remember the green curtain dress worn by Vivien Leigh in Gone With the Wind? Since they were too poor for her to buy material for a new gown, she used the best material she could find to fool Rhett into thinking she was doing well. [...]

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Ladylike stripes

lace stripes

Curvy look in lace and stripes

Maybe I haven’t told you yet, but I’m addicted to stripes, I think they are so frenchie! (Do you remember my outfit inspired by French movies?)

So when I saw this striped dress, a H&M less than 10 Euros sundress, I instantly bought it. My challenge was to [...]

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