Tag Archives: French Chic
I’ll Have What She’s Having: What to wear with a bold print skirt? A white shirt, of course, is oh soooo French Chic!
Leïla Bekhti, the French actress, knows that the best compliment to something bold and bright is palette cleansing clean, classic, and crisp starkness by way of a perfect shirt.
>> MORE from the French Riviera: Cannes Do Chic
Let’s review the styling finesse of the bold “Renaissance painting” printREAD MORE »
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I’ll Have What She’s Having: The right, bright shoe with a classic LBD is oh soooo French Chic!
Less is more when the elements are right in this French Chic Shoe Lesson 101.
Berenice Bejo, of the The Artist fame, totally gets it when it comes to adding a bit of personalization and pizzazz to a LBD. Just look at her pictured here, earlier at aREAD MORE »
METROPOLITAN OPERA Season V – PREMIERE OF MASSENET’S MANON
Looking back at last week’s opening of the Metropolitan Opera’s new season with a slew of celebrity attendees decked out in Yves Saint Laurent, one can’t help but take note of the accessible, inspirational takes on French Chic each guest radiated in their own way.
Model Dree Hemingway in a relaxed ivory suit brought to mind anREAD MORE »
Master this style: How to pull off classic man-tailored jacket like Ines de la Fressange’s tuxedo and school boy looks
>> Day Three of the three-part FoS series Ageless, Age-Appropriate French Chic At A Certain Age
Wearing a jacket can get a bit tricky. If you’re busty, you end up looking boxy (wear it open). If the jacket is too conservative, you just added 10 yearsREAD MORE »
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Let’s be frank: There comes a time when fussy becomes unfashionably fatiguing and plain is boringly aging.
>> Day Two of the three-part FoS series Age-Approriate French Chic At A Certain Age
But, pairing a well-cut trench coat and sultry smokey lined eyes, is a time-tested fashion recipe that never spoils!
Take, for instance, French actress and chanteuse Patricia Kaas who understands the understated elegance of a lightweight, well-cut trenchREAD MORE »
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Basic black becomes beautiful black when it’s worn in the right French Chic way…
It’s funny how there are photos of us that almost instantly look dated and others that have timeless perfection. What we are wearing plays a huge part in what sustains looking chic and vital rather than overdone and garish.
Take for instance, the style power and endurance of perennially black clad JulietteREAD MORE »
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We are going to start a chronicle to look at the personal style of some of our FocusOnStyle readers. Hey, that could be YOU next time! Jump to the end to see how to share your personal style with us.
Lindsay Webdell is one of our Twitter friends and jumped to the chance to share her look with all of us.
Lindsay is pretty nifty too… she has a funREAD MORE »
Yes, an 11 year-old pair of jeans can be forever-cool!
Model, muse and musician Charlotte Gainsbourg’s instinctive, casual yet chic boho Parisian sense of style usually catches our eye with her often unexpected choices and while at a fete for Marc Jacobs by Louis Vuitton she surprised even more so while wearing a pair of Balenciaga jeans from 2001.
Discover tips for your own take on:READ MORE »
French Chic Christmas Tree Inspiration- from Mary channeling Lady Gaga to Stella McCartney yarn tales
Christmas in Paris: Les Sapins de Noel des CréateursWho doesn’t need a little edgy style boost for their holiday tree? And why not make it a very French chic designer one at that? Richard Nahem takes on a visual tour of some very Parisian inspired Christmas trees for a bit of design inspiration and to benefit a very charitable cause . –S.H.
SEE: Holiday Windows
It’s that time ofREAD MORE »
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I’ll Have What She’s Having: Michelle Obama Plays With A Twist On A Classic In Chicago For A Cause
We’ve been a lull on our Michelle Obama style watch for a while, but this striped Tracey Reese sweater got our fashion engine going again for some can-do, every day style chic.
While in Chicago yesterday to promote healthy eating initiatives in low-income areas, style maven MichelleREAD MORE »
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