Tag Archives: Design

Les Parisettes, Paris VII – France

Don’t you just adore while aimlessly strolling around your city discovering addresses that trigger your curiosity beyond window shopping? I do. Les Parisettes is one of those. A concept store that captures your eye with its color, layout, cool graphics … Continue reading

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Sitting on the Docks of the Seine…, Paris XIII – France

Les Docks, a.k.a Cité de la Mode et du Design (75013), seems to be Paris’ latest attraction. Sunday afternoon, stroller and baby with, we ventured to the east side of town to fulfill our curiosity, enjoying the drive along the Seine … Continue reading

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Here comes your walk-in closet!

The end of summer holidays often coincides with a desire for home improvements, and having a baby surely brings out the organizer in you. Hence if you’ve dreamt of a walk-in closet for years, Ikea has a really fun DIY solution … Continue reading

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La Galerie Végétale, Paris X – France

Here is a whimsical gallery that puts the outside world on pause and brings fresh inspirations to mind. Bienvenue à La Galerie Végétale, un havre de fraîcheur et d’inspiration où il fait bon rêvasser en plein Paris. Located steps from … Continue reading

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Eco-fun and design at the beach

At risk of sounding like a desperate housewife, I find that escaping to a desolate beach, on the shores of Normandy or Brittany for instance, with friends and family can be one of the most inspiring and luxurious moments in life. Forget the … Continue reading

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Meet the artist: Joana Vasconcelos, Versailles – France

This past Thursday, we wavered for one hour through hundreds of visitors standing outside of the golden-gate entrance to Versailles. The majority of the guests ardently waited to discover for the first time one of France’s most esteemed and well-kept … Continue reading

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Château la Coste on the horizon – Provence, France

If you haven’t made plans yet for the summer and Provence is on your list of considerations, be sure to look into Château la Coste winery & arts centre. It’s worth the climb (30mn by car from Aix-en-Provence). Opened under … Continue reading

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