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Sprezzatura as defined by Gabriele Pasini SS2015

June 4, 2015


In The Book of the Courtier, Baldassare Castiglione defines Sprezzatura asĀ “a certain nonchalance, so as to conceal all art and make whatever one does or says appear to be without effort and almost without any thought about it”. In essence, it’s purpose was to heighten the perception of the talents of a courtier in accomplishing […]

Lino Leluzzi is The Monsieur: See his home at Al Bazar

February 28, 2013


In case you’ve been on a secret mission sans internet in North Korea, Lino Leluzzi is one man you need to know. He defines sprezzatura. In fact, if sprezzatura was personified, it would take the form of this Italian dandy. Owner of menswear boutique Al Bazar, Lino has been photographed, tumblred and now probably pinterested […]