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On The Road: Richard Nahem comes across a marvelous Paris shop full of gorgeous French designer goodies.
They say the teacher learns from their students. In my case, it’s the Paris tour guide who learns from their clients. Over the years, my clients have shared many things I haven’t had prior knowledge of including: restaurants, historic facts, shopping, hotels, and other insider tidbits. Many have beenREAD MORE »
Paris In Style: Chloe Attitudes Exhibit at Palais de Tokyo
There hasn’t been a fashion exhibit that has wowed me since I wrote about the Madame Grés exhibit last spring. The Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton show earlier this year was a letdown for me and far too much a promotion for the brand.
I just went to the Chloe Attitudes show and it was a delightful surprise, as I didn’t knowREAD MORE »
I’ll Have What She’s Having: Classic style that’s fit for city touring
We know you don’t want to look like a tourist, that’s for sure! But what to pack and what to wear on vacation in a city can be problematic if you don’t simplify it.
Nothing can be easier than what Jennifer Anniston is wearing while strolling in Paris with beau Justin Theroux.
Her outfit may not beREAD MORE »
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It’s big designer names, names, names made even more enticing under the flea market tarp!
The city of Rome is truly a living architectural museum, but where do all the old fashion relics go?
A good chunk can be found on the right Sunday at the Borghetto Flaminio market.
While Porta Portese is the more widely known flea market in Rome, for me, it’s a crowded and huge mass of junky newREAD MORE »
I’ve always been fascinated by classic Italian cinema and the genius of Federico Fellini.
Who knows how that infatuation plays through the tapestry of my life but through the years, I have visited Rome so many times yet never had the opportunity to tour Cinecittà Studios until this trip.
What an enthralling opportunity it is! Particularly since Cinecittà Shows Off!
Just standing in the extraordinary Fellini soundstage at Cinecittà, Teatro 5, makes youREAD MORE »
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How does she do it? From climbing the Seven Summits to expertly packing a Carven dress for a business trip, Alison Levine is no ordinary traveler.
As a matter of fact, she is pretty darn extraordinary.
An adventurer, explorer and mountaineer who has climbed the Seven Summits being the highest peak on every continent, Alison was the Team Captain of the First American Women’s Everest Expedition, skied to both the North and SouthREAD MORE »
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At the hump of the new year and with the let down of holiday hoopla and the start of winter dreariness, we are all ready for the next vacation, although most of us cannot break away.
Let us take you to a place of calm and sunniness by way of Richard Nahem‘s photo gallery of the Market in Eygalieres, Provence, France.
This isn’t just an exercise in gorgeousREAD 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 »
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I’ll Have What She’s Having: A cashmere wrap that does double-duty from red carpet to staying snuggly on an airplane
Finding something to elegantly top an evening gown is no easy matter when, realistically, you’re not on the glamourella circuit. Wouldn’t it be fab to find a wrap to stay warm on your way out from the limo to the venue and wear it to stayREAD MORE »
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 »
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