Fashion

Fashion

I never imagined I would spend two hours wandering in fascination and admiration among a display of kimonos and related materials and artworks – but indeed I did a few weeks ago when I...

Two exciting new developments from Galeries Lafayette in Paris this spring. First and foremost, the famous department store is now open on Sundays-- which means you can shop to your heart's content on dimanche (historically, Paris stores...

“The Future is Female” has become a popular slogan as of late. Global politics have caused many issues to bubble to the surface of people’s minds, and one of them is women’s rights (which can...

There’s a reason the September issue is Vogue’s largest. Fall is an important fashion season, signaling a changeover from the breezy months of spring and balmy months of summer, to the cavalcade of bolder, thicker,...

There’s certainly no shortage of shopping options in Paris. From fast fashion to haute couture and everything in between, Paris is a leader in style and arguably the fashion capital of the world. The...

In Paris over the last several years I have learned how to “put myself together.” The saleswomen as well as my good Parisian friend, Sabine, have taken me in hand and taught me important...

With Fall 2017 Menswear and Ready-to-Wear Fashion Weeks in Paris last week, the events provided a welcome respite from global events in the headlines.

Twice a year the Parisian streets fill with a frenzy of shoppers looking to update their wardrobes with the latest fashion trends. This nationwide state-regulated event, otherwise known as les soldes (the sales), occurs...

If you have unlimited financial resources and fancy an extravagant but refined stay in Paris, you'll want to consider  the Pompadour Suite, which recently opened at Le Meurice, a palace hotel located across from the...

Born in Paris on the second of April 1928, the son of Jewish Ukrainian migrants who had fled to France after the 1917 Russian revolution... There was little in Serge Gainsbourg’s early life to...
The rue Vieille-du-Temple and the Picasso Museum

North of the historic Marais district, the third arrondissement (Haut Marais) entices visitors with its tangle of streets, non-touristic charm and fashionable addresses. Once a manufacturing hub, this now uber-trendy neighborhood first made its mark on the...

We are pleased to present our annual gift guide: a hand-picked selection of designer treats, jewelry, home goods, and gourmet specialties. Made in France!