Tag Archives: St Germain / Latin Quarter

Two reasons to go (back) to rue du Bac, 75007 – Paris

End of December, once the corporate swarm has deserted Paris, is a great time to enjoy the City of Light. Store windows glitter. Sidewalks appear bigger. Trucks offering crêpes or gauffres linger outside museums. Getting a seat anyplace really is … Continue reading

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Maison de thé, Paris VI – France

Une fois passé le couloir des agents de comptoir et de brochures qui réveillent en moi de beaux et doux souvenirs de voyages, je découvre la Maison de thé, nichée dans les murs de la Maison de la Chine en plein cœur du … Continue reading

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Eco-nails made in France

Discovered for her pastels backstage at the S/S 2012, Kartika introduces a brilliant idea: fashion-friendly natural nail lacquers. On adore! Only an ex-model plus future mummy could have thought of it. Launched late May at Paris’ “apartement de la mode” of … Continue reading

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Coutume Café, Paris VII – France

What did the Ozzie say to the Frog when he crossed his path? Cou + tu + me! And so Coutume Café opened last Spring in Paris’ posh 7th arrondissement steps from the iconic La Pagode independent movie theater established in 1931 … Continue reading

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rue Jacob, Paris VI – France

St Germain des Près, an area of Paris praised by tourists and parisians alike for its bourgeois ambiance with an edge, surprised me once again last Friday… Here are 5 finds that wake up rue Jacob : 1) steps from the prim … Continue reading

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It’s a Brand Bazar out there, Paris VII – France

If you, like I, are not a fashionista yet have fun on occasion scanning through ELLE, Jalouse, Marie Claire, InStyle, Vogue… and cannot for some reason once in shop figure out how to pair colors and shapes, a girly friend of … Continue reading

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