Tag Archives: eyepreferparis
Retail Remedy: Paris Catherine Deneuve Windows at Le Bon Marché, and Kusama Windows over at Printemps
It may be Paris Fashion Week, but there’s plenty of Parisian élan off the runways too. Who better than Catherine Deneuve, the most iconic living French cinema legend, to kick off the launch of the 160th birthday of Le Bon Marché.
>>READ: How about some French Chic?
La Deneuve is captured in theREAD MORE »
Retail Remedy: From our resident Parisian contributor Richard Nahem comes a visit to milliner Marie Mercié’s charming boutique
Stephen Sondheim famously begged the question “Does anyone still wear a hat? ” in the song “Here’s to the Ladies who Lunch ” from the musical “Company”. If he walked by Marie Mercié’s eponymous shop near St. Sulpice, the answer would an emphatic yes!
>>MORE: Because you don’tREAD MORE »
Hermés never fails to serve up luxurious decadence in their holiday windows and this year is no exception.
From gold metallic boxing gloves, to an ostrich motorcycle helmet, to a lavender colored crocodile Kelly bag, to a sliver fox and shearling cape, the windows are pure fantasy along with the price tags.
Leila Menchari the genius window designer, celebrates her fiftieth year working for Hermés andREAD MORE »
Tags: christmas , Christmas Windows , eyepreferparis , Hermes , Hermes Paris , holiday , Holiday Windows , Leila Menchari , Paris , paris christmas windows , paris holiday windows , Retail Remedy , richard nahem , travel , window shop christmas windows
The Printemps Christmas windows in Paris have F-A-S-H-I-O-N on the mind.
Holiday cheer is spread not through Santa and his team of gifty elves, but with a little munchkin-cute Karl Lagerfeld doll leading the Chanel team of fabulousness. Take a look… –S.H.
This year the Christmas windows at Printemps, titled Noel Reves d’Evasion (Dreams of Escape), is much ado about Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel.
FourREAD MORE »
Tags: Chanel , christmas , Christmas Windows , Department Stores , eyepreferparis , holiday , Holiday Windows , Karl Lagerfeld , Paris , paris christmas windows , paris holiday windows , Printemps , printemps Paris , Retail Remedy , richard nahem , travel , window shop christmas windows
That Grecian draped dress that you love was probably inspired by Mme. Gres! Most eyes may be on the Alexander McQueen retrospective in New York, but don't miss this exhibition from one of the masters in fabric draping.If I could only have just one vintage couture piece, something from Madame Gres would be on my wish list. The extraordinary and timeless designs of thisREAD MORE »
Retail Remedy: A homage to the stylish women of Paris
Who better than French style icon Inès de la Fressange to be the ambassador for La Parisienne?
That’s the event at Galeries Lafayette department store to promote the stylish, urban women of Paris.
Inès de la Fressange is a former top model, a muse to Karl Lagerfeld, and once the visage of Marianne, the national emblem ofREAD MORE »
Tags: eyepreferparis , French Chic , Galeries Lafayette , Ines De La Fressange , La Parisienne , Paris , paris chic , Parisian chic , Parisian Chic: A Style Guide , Printemps , Retail Remedy , richard nahem
Home Style- French Furniture House Taillardat Adds a Fashion Touch to Marie Antoinette, Louis XV, Louis XVI, Empire and Directoire pieces
You all must know that I cannot possibly imagine living in a home without the benefit of having something beautiful to look at and inspire by way of its furniture. For me, in particular, the chair can take so many artistic and creative forms that I wish I could collect as many as my other obsession- shoes and boots!>>MORE: Home StyleI've almost run outREAD MORE »
Tags: chair , chairs , Chantal Thomass , eyepreferparis , home style , interiors , Nina Campbell , Paris , Pierre Frey , Pierre-Yves Rochon , richard nahem , Serge Mansau , Style Where You Sit , Tristan Auer
Retail Remedy: Le Bon Marché in Paris showcases the Eternellement Dior
We know how much Richard Nahem loves the Paris that he shares in his walking tours, and he will be tipping FocusOnStyle during Paris Fashion Week.
Designer John Galliano has been certainly in the news this week for his rather horrific alleged comments caught on a cell phone video. I’ve been interviewed a bitREAD MORE »
Left Bank Hermes Store in Paris is Ultra Modern Luxury. Retail Remedy: Is it possible to outdo a classic? Hermés on the rue St. Honoré is my favorite luxury store in Paris. Hermés opened a new shop on the Left Bank in December, and it is a stunner.They have lightened their approach with an airy, loft-like space on three levels housed in the formerREAD MORE »
Award Season Starts Early Thanks to Jewels from the Roving Stove . Plus, my picks for The Most Stylish Bloggers!Thank you, thank you to the gorgeous and talented Julie Anne Rhodes, aka Jewels from The Roving Stove for the Most Stylish Blogger Nomination!I'm more than flattered to get the thumbs up for constantly amusing you with the Impromptu Madness videos that Brad BolesREAD MORE »
Tags: aleXsandro Palombo , Andrea Linett , Andrea Perini , award , Barney's , brad boles , Catherine Kallon , DoIHaveLipstickOnMyTeeth , eyepreferparis , Gilligan's Island , HGTV , Humor Chic , iwanttobeher , Julie Anne Rhodes. therovingstove , Kim White , Loehmann's , Marie Forleo , Most Stylish Blogger , Most Stylish Blogger Award , Most Stylish Blogger Nomination , Naveed Hussain , Nigella Lawson , RedCarpet-FashionAwards , richard nahem , Tina Louise , VagabondNYC