Colette Moneta Dress Review

I had read so much about the Moneta dress pattern by Colette but I just wasn’t sure it was the kind of pattern that would suit an hourglass type which sadly I have acquired in my latter years. 615 more words


Another one bites the dust

I was inconsolable in 2010 when I discovered that Takashimaya had closed its Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan. I must have stood for a good 10 minutes checking that I was at the correct spot – 693 Fifth Avenue. 645 more words


Books from the Library 7/13

I’m in a weird place with books, in that while I’m physically finished with the last one I read, I’m still lingering over it mentally and emotionally. 292 more words

Demise Comes As The End

Ominous as that sounds, come December, what is often considered the coolest store in Paris will come to the regrettable fate called closure

Colette at 213 rue Saint-Honoré in 2011. 988 more words



French concept store colette will officially be closing its doors for good this December after 20 years. Founded by co-founded by Colette Roussaux, the store has become the place to purchase the hottest items in fashion. 125 more words


Colette Closes its Doors

Sometimes, innocent morning scrolling on Instagram hurts. My heart ached, while I was reading Colette’s latest post. Hoped it’s a late prima-aprilis kind-of-pun. But when all Parisians started posting the signature, blue dots, this became a fact – 274 more words