Gucci Was a Postapocalyptic Playground This Season
New York Magazine
... regurgitates, and why bother to pretend otherwise? So there were, for example, Finzi-Continis sweater sets and tweeds, Art Deco gowns, Wild West boots, and geisha silks and parasols, all mingled together in what Michele termed his “alchemist's ...
Italian Dressmaker Luisa Beccaria Comes to Town, Lifts Spirits With Clouds of Tulle
... offers clothes that appear to exist out of mere time: striped linen frocks that would have suited the tragic heroine of The Garden of the Finzi-Continis; scoop-necked black velvet fantasias embroidered with flores de campo; a vast swath of blush ...
A shambling wreck, self-skewered
48 Hills (blog)
Even Berger's best non-Visconti roles (in The Garden of the Finzi-Continis, a trashy “swinging London” Dorian Gray) were over by the end of the 1970s Though he continues to work sporadically, the erstwhile star of The Damned and Ludwig now lives in ...
Top 10 books about gardens
The problem with most garden books is that they are written by gardeners. Gardeners have a habit of filling pages and pages with homework-sounding words such as rhizosphere and loamy and pH, which isn't even a word. It all sounds as exciting as algebra.