personal ornaments, amulets, + objects of devotion from the costume museum of nuoro, sardinia

The Costume Museum of Nuoro in Sardinia has an amazing collection of historic jewelry and traditional religious objects on display, among a huge collection of ethnographic artifacts.… Read More personal ornaments, amulets, + objects of devotion from the costume museum of nuoro, sardinia

fashion in italy: 150 years of elegance @ la venaria reale, torino

If you have a chance to get to Torino (Turin), Italy, there are numerous excellent museums to visit, including La Venaria Reale (the Royal Palace), about 10km from the city center.  I was there recently to see the exhibition Fashion in Italy: 150 Years of Elegance, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Italy’s Unification… Read More fashion in italy: 150 years of elegance @ la venaria reale, torino