there’s a new pin-tuck blouse for women on etsy now in a really saturated blue cotton voile. the color is stunning and the details are really pretty. giulietta and i took a picture in our pin-tuck blouses together. i rarely look a camera in the eye these days. it’s vanity and age. when i watch an old fellini movie now i recognize myself, my italian roots. the dark shadow under the eyes, the thick hair. somehow this is a comfort, to be in this company. to me italian women have always seemed bold, resilient, emotional and hot-tempered. that’s me on a good day to a t.