December is the perfect time to mix old traditions with some brand new ones of your own. If you’re looking for festive inspiration, why not pay a visit to Murano and see the celebrated glass Christmas tree? It’s a full-size decorative piece made from the famous glassware the island has become known for, and playfully combines a classic idea with modern design. Dream of Italy
Even our wardrobe staples deserve a seasonal update. The playful hummingbirds on this two-tone denim skirt defy the dark fashion we usually associate with winter and keep things modern with a raw hem. Pair with a pale jumper now, and with a delicate blouse next spring. Buy it here
This classic love story was a huge hit at Venice Film Festival, with Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone starring as the aspiring performers who encourage each other to dream big.