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Latitia Casta : left 1997 right 2009

Top 10 Beautiful French Women

Some say that French women are more beautiful. I don’t know if that is true. Perhaps the myth comes from a certain poise (also known as discretion), a savoir-faire when it comes to wardrobe, and a light hand when it comes to fixing the ravages of time (also known as plastic surgery). Whatever it is, all ten of these women… Read more →

Fashion Photo Shoot in Paris

I was strolling by the Eiffel Tower and Trocadéro the other day, and saw this lovely little group of young American women, all primped up and ready for their photo shoot in Paris. I couldn’t resist, and asked their permission to take a few shots. After annoying them for a couple minutes as I snapped a few images, I left… Read more →

Sweet Spring Fashion Inspiration

I LOVE PARIS IN APRIL   April in Paris par pretemoiparis utilisant pink home decor Tory Burch hauts en soie / MARELLA yellow blazer, $530 / Pull Bear jeans près du corps blanc, $33 / Charlotte olympia shoes / Yves Saint Laurent zipper bag / Kate Spade post earrings / MARC BY MARC JACOBS gold tone earrings / Hunter yellow… Read more →

Is it Spring yet?!?

Spring keeps teasing us here in Paris. We’ll get a really brilliant sunny day in between several cold and gray ones. It’s almost like you can hear a communal « Aaaaaaah! » throughout Pairs when the random gorgeous day glitters down upon us. and then a disappointed chorus of « Boooooo. » when we wake up the next day and see the drizzle or… Read more →


Hexa by Kuho – Paris Fashion Week SS14

Another fashion week whizzed by before I had time to catch my breath. I didn’t have the time or energy to get to a lot of shows this season, but I did get to see Hexa by Kuho again, and snagged an interview with the designer afterwards, thanks to my friend Ko Kok who is an all-things-camera man (photography, video… Read more →

Moon Young Hee #PFW Spring 2012

Moon Young Hee’s show was set in a bright white well lit space on the edgeof the Marais in Paris. Straight lines with some asymetrics going on, black white and play on volumes as well as a few interesting pieces with lace and beading, and organza accents in bright hues mark this collection for next Spring. The models walked slowly,… Read more →

Friday en Français : Boutique éphémère, Fashion qui dure

Le concept : traduire un ancien billet et français, déjà pour pratiquer mon français à l’écrit mais aussi pour faire un geste envers mes lecteurs et lectrices francophones! N’hésitez pas à me corriger mon français. The concept : translate an old post into French, first in order to practice my written French, but also to be a bit more welcoming… Read more →

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