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Sicily, A Hot Spot and Home Base for Italian Models and Designers

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Sicily — one of a string of volcanic isles in the Mediterranean — also plays host to models, designers, and Instagram celebrities as a quiet respite throughout the summer, though practically inches off the coast of the mainland. Here, see the best angles of the island captured by the Zimmermann siblings, Sicilian designer Sicilian designer Fausto Puglisi, Lucia Bonaccorsi, and more.

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Model James Rousseau at the Zingaro nature reserve in Sicily. Photo by @james.rousseau.

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Designer Fausto Puglisi in Sicily. Photo by Fausto Puglisi / Instagram.

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Taormina. Photo by @zimmermann.

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Italian dancer Gabriele Esposito in Sicily. Photo by @gabesposito.

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Antonio Sparta in Forza D’Agro, southern Sicily. Photo by @antoniosparta.

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Designer Lucia Bonaccorsi in Sicily. Photo by Lucia Bonaccorsi / Instagram.

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Designer Elena Ghisellini in Sicily. Photo by @elenaghisellini.

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Il Volo’s Piero Barone in Sicily. Photo by Piero Barone / Instagram.

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Swedish fashion blogger Emitaz in Taormina. Photo by @emitaz.

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Instagram celebrity Claudia Salvini in Forza D’Agro. Photo by @klaudiasalvini.

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Lidia Vella in Mistretta. Photo by @lidiavella.

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Model and blogger Paola Modugno in Sicily. Photo by Paolamod / Instagram.