An institution in Paris and indeed in many French towns, Printemps, the department store group celebrates its 150 birthday – with the slogan: “Happy 150 years.”
As in a David Lynch film, Dior revisits their mythic models and proposes handbags with an ultra-feminine ‘pop’ twist. In python, ostrich, bicolour, printed or embroidered… the famous Dior bags: ‘Be’, ‘Lady Dior’, ‘Miss Dior’ or ‘Diorama’ are rejuvenated in a creative spring-summer extravaganza for 2015. The ultimatum in graphic luxury!
Good news for fans of Balenciaga with the opening of its new store in the heart of the Spanish capital. Its young creative director Alexander Wang continues to amaze me with his designs and artistic skill.
Karl Lagerfeld isn’t afraid to take risks – and it seems like he’s taking a leap of faith and delving into a new business venture – kid’s wear.
There is a shopping centre in Paris that is only a short metro ride from the Arc de Triomphe called “Les 4 temps” (The 4 Seasons). It is located in the heart of the business district called “La Defense” and it is where many Parisians go to do their shopping and where there are great … Continue reading
J.Crew is a fast moving US brand that is beginning to expand from it’s UK base into continental Europe by opening a store in Paris’ very fashionable “Marais”, home to many fashion brands, like my favourites stores such as L’Eclaireur, Bimba & Lola, APC…
‘You’ve got to know the rules to break them. That’s what I’m here for, to demolish the rules but to keep the tradition.’ – Alexander McQueen
We’ve reached fashion month’s final stop and we have to say, the most anticipated of all cities: PARIS! We ‘re in Paris in March, which means fashion, And the show before the show are the Parisian streets … models, editors, bloggers and opinion formers as they demonstrate your style and ‘sign’ your personal brand on … Continue reading
After my post about my VIP morning at Sephora Champs Elysées in Paris, I promised to tell you about some products that I received in the ‘delighted box’ … but also take this opportunity to share my favourite products with you, which I highly recommend to you without hesitation!
I have to admit that beauty products fascinate me. So every time I’m in Paris, the perfume and beauty stores of Sephora are like a magnet – they just draw me in. My favourite Sephora? It’s got to be their big flagship store on the Champs-Élysées that offers more than 300 brands, about 15,000 references … Continue reading