Fashion

Fashion

Tucked away in a narrow street in Paris’s sleepy 7th arrondissement, a bright yellow storefront announces a shop unlike any other I’ve seen: Duvelleroy. Feathers, sequins, ribbons of all colors and shapes adorn the...

If you’re traveling to the City of Light, perhaps it’s prime time to re-think the word “souvenir.” In French, it means “memory,” but too often, globe trekkers associate the word solely with “trinket.” Not...

While I know my Chaumet from my Cartier and my Bulgari from my Buccellati, I had never heard the name Lacloche until the opening of “Lacloche Joailliers”, the exhibition presented by Ecole of Jewellery...

Hermès silk scarves are my sartorial equivalent of Proust’s madeleine, so it is no surprise that yesterday I was amongst the first visitors of the Hermès Carré Club, the week-long event the venerable Maison...

The world feels increasingly connected through globalization, yet also, fractured beyond repair by politics and climate. Great art tends to soothe and smooth over those fractures and create more unity and connection. Paris Fashion...

Fall is coming: the leaves are turning, the flowers are dying, and Christmas decorations will soon fill stores prematurely. But in Fashionland – a world which constantly swivels its head to the future –...

Giddy up, my fellow shopping show ponies. Paris history bugs, too. That’s right. This week nobody gets left behind in the City of Light. Not when the “Soldes d’été” (the big summer sales) are...

Jet setting to Paris? Cuckoo for old-school department stores? Join the club! Nothing gives me more pleasure than browsing in one of Paris’s great 19th-century retail palaces. For years, I’ve celebrated shopping at the...

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Choupette Lagerfeld (@choupettesdiary) on Feb 20, 2019 at 3:28pm PST In the wake of iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's death, there is a glamorously dressed heiress poised...

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by KARL LAGERFELD (@karllagerfeld) on Feb 19, 2019 at 5:11am PST Karl Lagerfeld has passed away. He died on February 19 at age 85. And the world has lost...

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Dior Official (@dior) on Jan 26, 2019 at 3:00pm PST Gaultier, Dior, Chanel, Armani, and more – in short, la crème de la crème – all turned out for Spring...

Fashion Freak Show, held at the legendary Folies Bergère until April, is a window into the intriguing mind of proudly freakish fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier. It delivers an extravagant retrospective celebrating the icon's...