Tag Archive: Paris

Comme des Garçons Spring Summer 2018

Yves Saint Laurent iconic setting

YSL gave the wow factor again by staging their Spring / Summer 2018 collection under the iconic Eiffel Tower last night, on the first day of Paris Fashion Week. Could it be more… Continue reading

When in Paris: stay at Le Roch Hôtel & Spa

  Le Roch Hôtel & Spa is without doubt the best recently-opened boutique hotel in Paris. Nested in the quiet Rue Saint-Roch, five minutes from the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Comédie Française, Jeu de Paume,… Continue reading

When in Paris: stay at the discreet chic Hotel Le Narcisse Blanc

  Le Narcisse Blanc is certainly the best recently-opened hotels of the French capital. This has to do with the fact that it boasts a fantastic spa and pool and an impeccable service.… Continue reading

Chanel: Ground Control to Major Karl

  At a time when people follow the adventures of astronaut Thomas Pesquet aboard the International Space Station closely, the cosmos and stars inspire Karl Lagerfeld. While earlier this week, the moon and the comets… Continue reading

Picasso dialogues with Giacometti in Paris

  The creative dialogue between Pablo Picasso – born on 25 October 1881 – and Alberto Giacometti is the subject of an exhibition at the Picasso Museum in Paris, running until 5 February… Continue reading

The Chanel Spa at the Ritz Paris, reopens

  Following four years of heavy renovation, the Parisian institution, once the home of Coco Chanel herself, has now formally reopened its doors. Chanel was a permanent resident of the Ritz for forty years and… Continue reading

When in Paris: stay at Hôtel Bourg Tibourg – a charming and discreet medieval-oriental wonderland

Are we spending one of Scheherazade’s One Thousand and One Nights or are we rather on the Tangier set of Jim Jarmusch’s latest film, featuring Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston, Only Lovers Left… Continue reading

Saint Laurent to return to Couture

In March 2012, Hedi Slimane returned to fashion to lead the artistic direction of Yves Saint Laurent. He renamed the brand shortly after to Saint Laurent, modernising all aspects of the house, from… Continue reading

When in Paris: stay at the effortlessly-chic Hôtel Montalembert, a gem in the centre of the French capital

  I was recently invited to the beautiful five-star boutique Hôtel Montalembert and I was impressed by its subtle elegance, central location and impeccable service. The hotel, housed in an amazing Haussmanian building… Continue reading