Opera stars, perfumes and suggestions: Virginia Tola

  What’s your favourite perfume? My favourite perfume is the one which totally mirrors my personality: Chanel Mademoiselle Do you always buy the same perfume or do you like changing and trying something different? If I’m not mistaken, I’ve been wearing Chanel since 2001. I’ve tried and bought other perfumes, but I must admit Mademoiselle…

What have opera stars worn this summer?

Festivals, recitals, concerts then competitions and interviews but also holidays! What were the outfits of the Opera stars in these summer occasions? Here, a general survey…. Attractive and chic Elina Garanca during the concert in Lubijana on June 30. The mezzosoprano wore a sparkling purple one-shoulder gown from Atelier Rosemarie Umetsu. In Salzburg, before her recital on…

An afternoon at the theatre

What wearing an opera diva for a wintry afternoon as a spectator at Teatro alla Scala in Milan? On January 17, Carmen Giannattasio attended Verdi’s Rigoletto wearing an outfit based to the white color. Max Mara Albuca cape in milk-white suri alpaca fur and wool, with the characteristic flared line and small lateral slits. As accessories,…

Veiled glamour for Anna Netrebko

Beanie hat with tulle veiling is the must-have accessory of this winter. The beanie is a warm hat that perfectly follows the shapes of the head and can be equipped with a tulle becoming very glamorous! Some designers presented beanie, like those proposed by Chanel Couture for spring/summer 2015: Karl Lagerfeld used tulle veiling to juxtapose luxury…

Happy Birthday Carmen!

Splendid forty year old Carmen Giannattasio who chose to celebrate her birthday in charming, historic setting of Palazzo dello Spagnuolo, one of the most famous buildings in Napoli. The evening of May 10, the soprano welcomed friends and colleagues with a mise created especially for her by fashion designer and friend Antonio Riva. A black…

A glamorous Mimì – Una Mimì glamour

Great success for Carmen Giannattasio: these days she’s giving her voice to Mimì, the protagonist of Giacomo Puccini’s Boheme at Teatro La Fenice in Venice. No proper Easter holidays for the diva, but after the premiere on April 19th she took the time to celebrate with her family at the exclusive restaurant “De Pisis” at…

The diva loves Chanel – La diva ama Chanel

From Salzburg to Vienna to Warsaw, where an important opera event took place on September 1st – Giuseppe Verdi’s Messa da Requiem with the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra. The protagonists of the event were the sopranos Mariana Petcheva and Carmen Giannattasio. Mrs. Petcheva wore a black dress with lace and sequin bodice and silk full skirt. On the other hand,…

Maria Guleghina on the road

Giorni di viaggio  e di prove al Teatro Mariinskji per Maria Guleghina, soprano russo dalla forte presenza scenica e dall’assoluta passionalità nell’interpretare ruoli spesso drammatici.  Eccola in aereoporto in attesa, assieme alla sua splendida cagnolina Carmencita, del volo che la porterà a S. Pietroburgo dove sarà protagonista indiscussa prima della Norma di V. Bellini e…