Author: Soledad Bescós

Soledad Bescós

Mallorca-born with Aragon roots and living in Mallorca, after a while spent in Boston, USA. A Harvard graduate in Business Administration and Economics, Soledad is really passionate about interviewing fascinating people with different backgrounds and talents. She writes interior design articles for YO DONA magazine (El Mundo) but always about houses touched with the soul of the owners.

Ceramics made on Mallorca

Discover the story behind the artisan ceramic label Vimbi Vimbi and how restorers Ana Nadal and Natalia de Nicolás set-up their business.

Mediterranean furniture made on Mallorca

More than any other piece of furniture, chairs have been redesigned over the years, elevating it their design to an art form. Designer Marlene Albadalejo has successfully created her own handmade designs that are found all over the world..

Meeting Til Schweiger

For many Til Schweiger is considered Germany’s most international actor, having worked in Hollywood and produced a catalogue of successful films.

Designer vineyard

Wine is a phenomenon which moves technology, media and tourism with its effervescent energy. Bodegas Ribas, one of the oldest in Mallorca, has redesigned its space, transforming itself into a wine lovers’ paradise, thanks to the work of Pritzker prizewinner, Rafael Moneo.

Designer dentistry in Palma

The new Pronova Clinic combines minimalist design and innovative concepts which focus solely on the well-being of the patient.

Omar Hernández: In love with Mallorca

While likes of Al Pacino and Madonna queue for his private club in New York, Omar Hernández has been coming to Mallorca to celebrate his birthday for years.

Ines Glorian talks about life on Mallorca

Why would a Parisian married to the Irish actor, Colm Meaney, decide to live in Mallorca? Inés Glorian recalls the life and journey that led her to the beautiful Mediterranean island.

Diandra Douglas at home on Mallorca

Diandra first wife of actor Michael Douglas welcomes us to their house in Mallorca, which is currently for sale, for a rare interview about her life now.

Island gems by Jouells

Jouells is the new company for hand-made jewellery that reinvents the typical Mallorcan ‘botón de oro y plata’ to offer unique one-of-a-kind pieces.

Matthew Williamson moves to Mallorca

The British designer and favourite of influential It-girls like Kate Moss and Sienna Miller talks about his move to Deià and finding new inspiration.

Beauty with a purpose

The 21-year-old Maria Elisa Tulián, won Miss World Spain 2017. If elected internationally, she will concentrate on raising funds for social causes.

Fabrizio Plessi

Has achieved the seemingly impossible, exhibiting in six museums in six months. Soledad Bescós tells the story.

Alma Lopez: A Jewel Worn by the Crown

The ‘Jewel Fan’ is La Morenita’s most emblematic piece. We finds out about this highly coveted accessory created by Alma López – which is a favourite of Queen Sofia of Spain.

Angel Schlesser Fashion Designer

Spanish fashion designer Ángel Schlesser, known for him minimalism, elegance & functional designs for the professional, sophisticated women.

Artists Yannick & Ben Jakober

Meet Yannick & Ben Jakober an artistic power duo with an outstanding collection dedicated to the conservation and restoration of national heritage works of art.

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