Retail Remedy: Have yourself a very modern Christmas full of simple and clean artistic references… I especially like these clever holiday windows at the Lanvin men’s and women’s shop that have a post-modern art feel. Le Bon Marche has the most innovative holiday windows this year. Video artist Bertrand Planes has an installation of four animated videos that take center stage.The videos all humorously reference the holiday turkey.
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Nothing says classic chic more than Hermes luxuryThe holiday windows at Hermes Paris always dazzle me and they truly set the bar for sumptuous, decadent, all-out luxury.
Christmas Windows Paris- Galeries Lafayette & Printemps
We all like to think we can recognize great fashion, but what about the iconic face behind the brand?
To make all you shoe fanatics jealous, I had the distinct pleasure of attending two major shoe events in the same day- the Manolo Blahnik spring preview and the unveiling of the world’s largest shoe department at Galeries Lafayette, Paris.
Gift form Paris. Look no further for some gift ideas that brim with Paris chic. Richard Nahem who designs custom walking tours of Paris helps a reader receive the perfect gift from Paris!
Paris Fashion Week: A History of French Vogue Magazine Covers Line the Champs Elysees.
Paris Fashion Week: Aganovich Spring / Summer 2010 Collection
Paris Fashion Week: Gareth Pugh Spring / Summer 2010 fashion show review and commentary
The Paris Insider shares the 7 Deadly Paris Fashion Sins on How NOT to look like a tourist… As summer vacations start approaching, some have a tendency to toss polished clothing aside and pack a suitcase full of Sunday “around the house” favorites. Richard Nahem, our number-one American in Paris tour guide shares his gripes about what not to wear while vacationing in Paris– or any major metropolitan city for that matter– to avoid looking like a fugly tourist….
“Or, how I spent my summer vacation, Part Uno:Italian Style- It’s all in the details!The family and I (pooch included) were lollygagging about in Venice for a bit. In true Italian style– as I know it– everything is beautiful but doesn’t necessarily work as expected.The loft apartment we rented was amazing: Brand new renovation in an Old Venice building with a fab rooftop deck and view, super clean and modern Italian style with attention to every detail, except completion.Wow, that…
Fast forward to today and in a sea of ‘designer phones’ that typically verge on crass or kooky, the new Giorgio Armani-Samsung smartphone, is arguably the most elegant and functional mobile on the market. And it was personally designed by Mr. Armani myself!