Fashion/Mode

Sexual Heeling

Wednesday, October 5, 2011
By Pepita Diamand
Sexual Heeling

Hidden on a backstreet near Place Vendome is the well-kept secret of many a well-heeled Parisienne: the Gianvito Rossi boutique. »

Crimson Passion

Monday, January 10, 2011
By Pepita Diamand
Crimson Passion

The bitter chill of winter is enough to drive anyone mad. Mad, that is, unless they’re wearing Crimson Cashmere. »

Beija Gives You Wings

Saturday, September 18, 2010
By Summer Rahman
Beija Gives You Wings

Beija is the boutique creation of British fashion designer and émigré, Michelle Lindup. With such a stunning collection of poetic, vintage-inspired, ultra-feminine clothes, it's no surprise that her clothes just fly out of the shop. »

Huile Power

Wednesday, July 7, 2010
By Summer Rahman
Huile Power

These days “au naturel” is not just an expression but a principle, and one that can be applied to your hair. Leonor Greyl, the French specialist in natural hair care since 1968, puts flower power to the test. The entire line is ecologically friendly, free of sodium laureth sulfate, parabens, and silicone, and... »

Cared-for at Carita

Tuesday, June 22, 2010
By Pepita Diamand
Cared-for at Carita

So how do Parisian women get away with such light maquillage? Their beauty secret, it seems, is skin deep, with the help of regular facials to keep their ‘soin’ in top condition. And the favoured place for facials among those who know is in the legendary Maison de Beute – Carita. »

Merci-full Shopping

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
By Summer Rahman
Merci-full Shopping

Can a Chanel handbag save a life? Marie and Bernard Cohen think so. The couple who launched Bonpoint »