HOW TO TELL GOOD QUALITY SHOES

There are many reasons for preferring high quality shoes. The two most important are that they last much longer and they are way more comfortable to wear (and won’t affect your feet and back health in the long term).   But while it’s definitely true that a very cheap shoe cannot be good quality, a […]

RUBIROSA And The Golden Era Of Playboys

Porfirio Rubirosa is generally recognised as the most representative of the “golden era playboys”. But what is it exactly that made those middle century gentlemen so distinctively irresistible and charmant, and somehow incomparable to any other wealthy partygoer of later times? Several authors and insightful beholders of the period tried to list the peculiar set […]

JUDY wears sea and shore colours

Riviera

Homage to the golden age of Cote d’Azure lifestyle If Swiss Alps are the winter capital of the international bon viveurs, the French Riviera is the classical summer place to be.   With its emerald-blue sea, the pleasant rocky costs adorned with palms and flowers, and an always gentle climate, this strip of the Mediterranean […]

RUBI’S FAVOURITE GAME, AS FOR SPORT

Porfirio Rubirosa

What he loved the most besides charming ladies   Polo is called “the sport of kings” and in the past centuries it has become a privileged spectator sport for equestrians and high society all over the world. So it doesn’t come as a surprise that the jet set king Porfirio Rubirosa was a polo enthusiast all […]

NOTHING BUT THE BEST IN SWITZERLAND, SINCE 130 YEARS

rubirosa bongenie grieder

Bongénie Grieder, the top Swiss firm of fashion distribution, celebrates 130 years of excellence true to our beautiful Country’s tradition. RUBIROSA is proud for having been invited to take part of it as a high quality Swiss brand. The special exhibit from November 13th to 27th was a splendid occasion to present the entire RUBIROSA […]

AVA AND JOAN FELT WARM MEMORIES

Ava and Joan

Something you should have known and felt too Felt is considered to be one of the most ancient textile materials used by mankind. It is produced by wetting, matting and pressing fibres together. Originally they were wool or animal fur fibres, but recently synthetic fibres, such as acrylic or wood pulp-based rayon, as well as […]

JUDY HAS A THING FOR WRINKLES

Judy White

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. When elegance doesn’t need the iron but a slight dose of irony Linen has certainly come a long way from being wrapped on mummies to summer suits and now back to every day wear, just like cool […]

Run for your love, Joan

Joan Navy SS21

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. The nature of running and the quality of endurance We as humans are designed to run. While many other mammals can sprint faster than humans, when it comes to long distances, our species can outrun almost any […]

Leather Cleaning & Care

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. The Do’s and the Dont’s Thick and yet breathable, leather is a fascinating product that has accompanied, protected, and kept mankind warm from the outset. In order to stabilise the raw animal hide and make it more […]

ARIZA and the roots of brogue

Ariza Brogue

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. The full, the half, and the Rubirosa’s signature. In both Gaelic and Scottish the word bróg means “shoe”, but Scots word brogue is also used to denote a bradawl, as well as the action of piercing with […]