Summer trend: optical stripes

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A black and white striped dress for summer

New August episode for the RubRiga today on my blog. As you all know stripes are the hottest fashion trend of the summer 2013, but I was used to wear stripes in a retro way, inspired by breton sailors, so I almost always choose thin horizontal [...]

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Stripes & Pleats

marinière t shirt and pleated skirt

Marinière t shirt and pleated skirt

New episode for the #Rubriga, a column about stripes and marinière style. Today I try to find a new way to pair a striped t shirt. Looking at this curvy outfit of the day please don’t ask yourself the two fearfull questions: do orizzontal stripes make you look [...]

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La Marinière, an Eternal Classic

La Marinière, an Eternal Classic

Why the marinière is not a seasonal trend

La Marinière has nothing to do with the seasonal trend of stripes.

Marinière is a world, a way of being and an eternal classic, inspired by Breton sailors, immortal fashion muses, iconic actress and the sea (mainly the Northern sea, but I love my calm, blue [...]

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Marinière and travel

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Curvy outfit of the day: striped dress on vacation

New episode for the RubRiga column, today a marinière travel version.

I went on vacation for a few days the last week and I visited an amazing place called Salento. It’s placed in the deep South part of Puglia and it’s full of baroque architectures, [...]

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RubRiga and ethical purchasing

mariniere alla 3

Stripes to the third power

One sweater three ways

Today is a marinière day! My monthly guest post for the RubRiga is dedicated to ethical sourcing.

A few days ago I read about a German man who lives without using money and he manages just fine. For housing he does fix-it jobs for a [...]

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