Sunday, February 10, 2008
The Guardian interviews Frida Giannini, creative director of Gucci
A recent interview with Frida Giannini in the London Guardian uncovered some insider secrets of Rome. Giannini is the creative director of Gucci and grew up in the Monteverde Vecchio area of Rome (just above Trastevere and south of the Vatican). She shares with readers her favorite restaurants in Trastevere (pictured) and other neighborhoods, shopping districts, and even hotels. Don't miss her museum recommendations and tips on buying vintage Gucci in the flea markets at Porta Portese and the Borgetto Flaminio.