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AS SOPHISTICATED AS GIANCARLO’s SWAN

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Pink Swan Leather Top Handle Bag by Giancarlo Petriglia Think preciousness, love and emotion. It’s this designer’s aim to create a product which exudes emotion, love and historic value. Giancarlo Petriglia’s made in Italy tag isn’t just a label but a statement to the importance of high quality handcrafted products that the brand makes in Palermo, ...

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THE LIFE AND DEATH OF FASHION ON THE RED CARPET

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The New Wave of Cinema in Iran dates back to the early 1960s and began as a structural movement. Later the movement went downhill for a while but got on its feet once more nearly two decades after it first started. The new wave was the main reason why Iranian cinema managed to shine on ...

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THE CONTEMPORARY WOMAN: SHIRINE ZIRAK

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  Our latest project focuses on motivational Iranian female figures. From entrepreneurs to designers and beyond, these women have managed to leave a lasting mark on the world. In a series of interviews we bring to you the details behind their stories of success. French-Iranian architect and interior designer Shirine Zirak incorporates the best of two worlds, ...

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THE NEW HAFT SEEN : TRADITION MEETS INNOVATION

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 Photo: @Mlolophotography Over the past three weeks we featured pictures our followers had taken of “Haft Seen” spreads. (Yes, it’s pronounced just like the past participle of see.) “Seen” س is the fifteenth letter of the Persian alphabet; meaning “The Seven Seens” in Persian a “Haft Seen” is a symbolic spread. On event of the Persian New ...

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PERFECTLY ZIPPED UP

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Rucksack by Moschino Milano Looking for a bag you can wear with anything and to anywhere? We bring good news: rucksacks are back and they are chicer, cooler and more diverse than ever. What started as a practical street trend has grown out to be the it-bag of the seasons, dominating many runways varying from Maison ...

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CLASSIC CINDERELLA RED

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Cendrillon Ballerina, Red Couture Patent Leather by Repetto Paris They say it’s heels or flats, but never in-between. Whether it’s Manolo Blahnik or Christian Louboutin, every shoe has a story that shapes its character. The Repetto ballerina is ultimately the story of a mother’s love for her son who wanted better and more comfortable shoes to ...

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THE CONTEMPORARY WOMAN: PARI MALEKI

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Our latest project focuses on motivational Iranian female figures. From entrepreneurs to designers and beyond, these women have managed to leave a lasting mark on the world. In a series of interviews we bring to you the details behind their stories of success. Widely accredited as Iran’s Lady of Classical Music, Pari Maleki is a musician ...

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STAR CROSSED WITH HOUSE OF HACKNEY

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Appleby Bomber Jacket - Oswego Multi Here at the Tehran Times we really appreciate Western fashion and art that is inspired by Iran or the Middle East. That being said, we imagine that if we had invented the bomber jacket, it would have looked exactly like this. Instead of the masculine, army green that the garment is ...

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THE CONTEMPORARY WOMAN: MARAL RASEKHI

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Our latest project focuses on motivational Iranian female figures. From entrepreneurs to designers and beyond, these women have managed to leave a lasting mark on the world. In a series of interviews we bring to you the details behind their stories of success. An inline hockey player, snowboarder and speed skater, Maral was just a teenager ...

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