Tag Archives: Italy

Fortuny and Venitian fabrics

Ever since I was twenty I have been interested in visiting Venice.  In particular I’ve wanted to visit the Fortuny Museum!  I have been especially fascinated by the delicately pleated silk that defines a Fortuny fabric.  Thus my interest in this leg of … Continue reading

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Will you sign my guest book?

Prior to leaving the states, I did some homework before we left on our journey and had marked one place in particular that would be a destination in Florence — Casa Dei Tessuti.  We have been having quite the luck finding our destinations without … Continue reading

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A Vatican dress code

Having read the dress code for entering churches here — especially the Vatican, that women should have shoulders covered, no pants and skirts should be to the knee — I purposely chose something conservative for today’s attire.  A week ago … Continue reading

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Roman Holiday

Hello from the Eternal City. This year we are on Holiday in Italy and I am looking forward to stimulating my senses and hopefully yours as well. We’ve been planning our trip for some time and during the weeks prior … Continue reading

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