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The Dos and Don'ts of French Fashion + Giveaway

France may only be the size of Texas, but its culture and specifically its haute couture have enamored women worldwide.  We look to coveted designers from Chanel to Dior to help us achieve that je ne sais quoi.  482 more words

Lifestyle

Dress French Chic On A Budget

I have always admired French women and the way they put together clothes. A simple white blouse with black tights or pants, colorful scarf and rich looking bag and she is off to work or to meet her friends at a cafe. 222 more words

Over Age Fifty

3 Travel Friendly Fashion Tips

Traveling through the airport is difficult at best between getting through security without tossing anything out or keeping track of your luggage. Avoiding the TSA pat down is one common goal travelers of all ages share. 179 more words

Travel

How to Dress Like Jane Birkin

Jane Birkin is the Englishwoman who went on to become the ultimate Parisienne. One can still see the influence she holds on contemporary Frenchwomen, from the popularity of the blunt fringe, to the perfectly worn in denim, to the penchant for straw handbags. 437 more words

Guide

Colette is shutting down

It’s official! Colette announced on it’s instagram that they are closing it’s doors. The brand wrote that it’s closed down December 20, 20 years after it opened. 231 more words

NEWS

How Christian Dior rescued Paris from its postwar misery -James McAuley / The Washington Post

70 years after his debut, an exhibition argues the designer’s “New Look” ushered in a new France. From writer James McAuley :

PARIS — It was known as the “New Look,” a new style for a new woman — but mostly for a new France.

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Fashion

Buttonholed

I saw an interesting sign in a florist’s window that said…

Order your boutonnieres a week in advance…

Now there’s word you don’t hear or see much. 249 more words

New York City