The SpreZzatura

  • Posted on: 17 January 2016
  • By: anasbachar

[sprettsaˈtuːra]: An Italian word coined by Baldassare Castiglione in The Book of the Courtier (1528)
"To practice in all things a certain Sprezzatura [nonchalance], so as to conceal all art and make whatever is done or said appear to be without effort and almost without any thought about it."