Dogs&Co: Their Story. Your Story.
Dogs&Co: Their Story. Your Story.

Dogs&Co: Their Story. Your Story.

Seriously, very doggie. It is often said that not only dogs and their owners look alike, but that they even share personality traits. The resemblances can be so striking in fact, that dogs, just like humans, change with time influenced by their owners and experiences. There is even scientific research that backs this up! However, in our case, we didn't need to...

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Female Adventures That Will Make Your Day
Female Adventures That Will Make Your Day

Female Adventures That Will Make Your Day

Who doesn't dream of travelling the world, seeing amazing places, learning about new cultures, languages and trying exotic foods? Meet four stylish globetrotters who dared to leave their ordinary lives behind and make travel blogging their full-time occupation. Back in the mid-18th century...

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What Your Ear Game Says About You
What Your Ear Game Says About You

What Your Ear Game Says About You

Nowadays just having your earlobes pierced doesn't seem to be enough to add some sparkle to your visage. Thanks to social media, showing off piercing fashion has become a thing, spawning trends all over the world and depicting new creative ways of wearing jewelry. Indeed, just like clothing, cosmetics, tattoos and even perfume, piercings, can become the focus of attention, make an identity statement... READ MORE
Women's Day: When our Sisters shine, We All Shine
Women's Day: When our Sisters shine, We All Shine

Women's Day: When our Sisters shine, We All Shine

When it comes to gender equality, women are getting more representation than at any other point in history. Last year was the first time 33 female CEOs made it to the Fortune 500 list; and according to experts a large number of women will run for office in 2020, after a record-breaking number in 2018. Take it from this fresh crop of multi-talented...

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From Inspiration to Design: Behind the Creative Process at PDPAOLA
From Inspiration to Design: Behind the Creative Process at PDPAOLA

From Inspiration to Design: Behind the Creative Process at PDPAOLA

Every artist has a process, and every person a way of taking in the outside world and channeling it into a new, individual form of expression. When it comes to designing jewelry at PDPAOLA, every creation and collection has a unique journey and tells its own story. Behind each jewel lies a creative process and meticulous craft in which, step by... READ MORE
7 Tips To Make Your Skin Look Perfect in Every Selfie
7 Tips To Make Your Skin Look Perfect in Every Selfie

7 Tips To Make Your Skin Look Perfect in Every Selfie

After lots of practice, awkward mirror poses and failing terribly countless times, you've finally mastered the art of taking selfies, or almost. The truth is that part of being selfie savvy includes showing off enviable skin, which is not hard to do with so many Instagram filters available today. It's tough to tell who's faking it and who's the real deal. True! We are indeed in the times of the selfie craze, and it's easy for one...

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Behind The Making of a Campaign with Art Director Claudia Palatchi
Behind The Making of a Campaign with Art Director Claudia Palatchi

Behind The Making of a Campaign with Art Director Claudia Palatchi

Fashion imagery can make us dream. And ad campaigns convey fascinating ways of storytelling. Through a cinematic visual language, we’re presented with a mood or a feeling, and we’re often transported to a different time and place that ignites our imagination. If you’ve ever wondered how these stories come together, and what goes into preparing, producing, and creating the campaign for a collection...

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A Time for Love. The ‘Engrave Me’ Collection
A Time for Love. The ‘Engrave Me’ Collection

A Time for Love. The ‘Engrave Me’ Collection

As we’ve mentioned before in The Mag, jewelry is fraught with memory and meaning; it expresses our personalities, it reflects our moods, and, of course, it’s a creative and easy way to complement our sartorial choices. But jewelry can be more than that. It can also be a form of artistic expression capable of evoking all sorts of feelings, just like a painting or poetry, music, and literature. And when this emotion is...

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The Interview. Meet The Tripletsss!
The Interview. Meet The Tripletsss!

The Interview. Meet The Tripletsss!

If you had the chance to check out our Christmas issue, and you thought you were seeing triple, that’s because you were! Meet Elnaz, Tanaz, and Golnaz Hakkak (who usually sit in that order), the three stunning identical triplets with Iranian roots who are taking the Insta-world by storm with their beautifully resolute eyebrows and matching outfits. At first glance, these raven-haired beauties seem impossible to distinguish. They speak and giggle shyly (almost in unison), wear the same clothes and accessories, and very much love...

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The PDPAOLA Bible to holiday party behaviour
The PDPAOLA Bible to holiday party behaviour

The PDPAOLA Bible to holiday party behaviour

Pretty outfits, delightful drinks and endless laughter. That's the fun and memorable side of the party avalanche that comes with the Holiday season. But as the ghost of The Past Christmas is keen to remind you, it can get very messy when the host of invitations that you haven't RSVP'd to piles up on the calendar of social events. As all of this is happening... READ MORE
5 trends to inspire your PDPAOLA looks this season
5 trends to inspire your PDPAOLA looks this season

5 trends to inspire your PDPAOLA looks this season

Dress or separates. Oversize versus bodycon. Monochrome or colour blocks. Most of the time we take inspiration from our clothes to build our looks. However, this Christmas we challenge you to up your fashion game, and turn around your styling by crafting outfits using jewels as your point of reference instead. What's more, these fashion trends are... READ MORE
The Ultimate Jewelry Gift Guide
The Ultimate Jewelry Gift Guide

The Ultimate Jewelry Gift Guide

Jewels to make all of the special women in your life shine like stars. Trying to figure out what to get your mom, sister and friends this holiday season? We'd bet every amazing lady on your list would be delighted to receive a piece of jewelry. While it's true that it can be tricky to gift jewelry, as personal preferences are not that easy to gauge, picking out pieces that someone you love will really love doesn't have...

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5 Books for Every Mood
5 Books for Every Mood

5 Books for Every Mood

Immersing yourself in the pages of a captivating novel or memoir, forgetting that time exists, is by far one of the best forms of therapy. When it's so easy to get caught in our daily routines and get stuck in our heads with our worries, it's refreshing to live through somebody else's story to help us overcome a tough situation and get a renewed sense of hope. Now that it's getting chilly outside, there's no better...

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Electra, a voyage to outer space
Electra, a voyage to outer space

Electra, a voyage to outer space

A night sky full of stars captures our being with its titillating immensity and makes us dream of distant places and worlds of possibilities. No wonder it has been the object of fascination since the dawn of time. Its infinite darkness is alluring, while its inexhaustible brilliance keeps us drawn into its beauty. This is what inspired the new P D PAOLA collection: celestial objects with fulgent trajectories...

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Lessons from Lamu: A journey of female empowerment through Afrikable
Lessons from Lamu: A journey of female empowerment through Afrikable

Lessons from Lamu: A journey of female empowerment through Afrikable

In a building called the shamba on the Kenyan island of Lamu, 32-year-old Ralia quietly embroiders sandals to sell to visitors. As she carefully sews on the colorful beads, she still recalls her struggles to feed her five children after her husband lost his sight and became unable to support them. She was only 15 when she got married. Her father...

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From your mindset to the wardrobe, how to be a boss in everything you do in life
From your mindset to the wardrobe, how to be a boss in everything you do in life

From your mindset to the wardrobe, how to be a boss in everything you do in life

Have you ever seen those women who have a million things going on and wondered how on earth they keep it all together? Far beyond the literal sense of being the head of your enterprise or having a top position in a company, being a boss is really about taking charge and building the life that you truly want. You may think bosses are 'born naturally,' and some are. But it's also true that any woman can build...

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5 Keys to Building Your Personal Sanctuary
5 Keys to Building Your Personal Sanctuary

5 Keys to Building Your Personal Sanctuary

As it's clear with every blinking light, incoming message and endless social media scrolling, the world around us moves at relentless speeds that make it almost impossible for us to keep up. Now more than ever, life begs for a place to call our own, lift-up our mood and recharge for the day to come. Here are the five keys to building a sanctuary to honour you inner goddess and emerge as your best self every time. Sunlight will lift up your mood and make the room instantly more pleasant. Allow for as much of it as possible, at least...

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Why You Need Your Girlfriends More Than You Think
Why You Need Your Girlfriends More Than You Think

Why You Need Your Girlfriends More Than You Think

Friendship among females can be complicated and simple, beautiful and brittle, and a bit messy sometimes. But there’s no force quite like women coming together to support each other. I still remember when I first met Anna. I was six years old, and it was the first day of school. She was loud and outspoken, while I was shy and timid; we were polar opposites. As I struggled with the idea of talking...

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