Carolina Bucci is a true gem. The first woman to oversee her family’s century-old jewellery atelier, Bucci brings playfulness and style to the next generation with her eponymous brand Carolina Bucci.
What makes Florence unique to you?
Florence has a world’s worth of culture in one small jewel of a city
What do you always suggest to do when visiting?
To walk the city at night when the day trippers have left – it is really atmospheric
What do you miss when you are away?
The bright blue Tuscan sky
What’s your morning bar order?
I don’t drink coffee! I order Spremuta di Melograno at Cantinetta dei Verrazzano
What are your 5 favourite bars from coffee to aperitivo time?
What’s is your family signature dish or meal?
Pasta al Limone
What is your favourite merenda / street food?
Schiacciata (or better still schiacciatine in Forte dei Marmi)
What are you 5 favourite cultural sites?
What are your 5 favourite shops?
Where to go for day trip?
Where to go for a weekend?
Where would you travel for a meal in Italy?
Whats your favourite saying?
Quando Monte Morello c’ha il cappello, fiorentino piglia l’ombrello (a clever rain prediction)
Your top 3 Italian songs?